#harry potter

Publishing news tagged with #harry potter


Fans are creating a Harry Potter role-playing game inside 'Minecraft'

There have been some ambitious Minecraft projects before, but this one may win for sheer sophistication. The modding team Floo Network is creating Minecraft School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, a Harry Potter-themed role-playing experience inside a Mi... Continue reading at 'Engadget'

[ Engadget | 2020-01-13 18:43:00 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #sheer sophistication


Harry Potter star Evanna Lynch narrates Sam Blake's feminist thriller for Bolinda

Harry Potter actress Evanna Lynch will narrate Irish author Sam Blake's feminist thriller, Keep Your Eyes on Me (Bolinda), billed as "Strangers on a Train” meets “Dial M For Murder”. The deal for world English language audio rights was agreed between Ellis Moore, senior rights and content... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-01-07 12:05:13 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #simon trewin #content manager #senior rights #ellis moore #feminist thriller


Pottermore records £31.5m sales

Pottermore, the digital publisher of Harry Potter, recorded sales of £31.5m in the year to end March 2019, with pretax profit jumping to £6.9m. Describing the performance as "another very good year", chair Neil Blair highlighted "strong" sales of the original Harry Potter series across e-books... Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2020-01-02 23:13:21 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #digital publisher #harry potter #recorded sales #5m sales #good year


Slytherin to These Harry Potter Duvet Covers

Check out Harry Potter duvet covers in simple, nuetral colors, bright, fantastical images, and learn about Harry Potter pillows. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-12-27 11:31:39 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #fantastical images #nuetral colors


Is J.K. Rowling transphobic? Who is Maya Forstater? Your questions about the U.K. scandal answered

Gender policy is splitting the U.K. in two this week. Across the pond, Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is being crucified online, blasted as “transphobic” and a “TERF,” after she tweeted the hashtag #IStandWithMaya. Who is Maya? What’s a TERF? We have answers.Read Full Story Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2019-12-19 15:21:28 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #hashtag #istandwithmaya #crucified online #gender policy #scandal answered #maya forstater #rowling transphobic


J.K. Rowling started 2019 with wizard poop. She’s ending the year by stepping in it

The Harry Potter creator’s year is now bookended by Twitter controversies, but this latest one is much worse. The constant hum of Twitter outrage makes it all sound the same at a distance. Everyone is mad online again? What else is new?Read Full Story Continue reading at 'Fast Company'

[ Fast Company | 2019-12-19 12:15:49 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #mad online #constant hum #twitter controversies #wizard poop


Blind Harry Potter fan reads again thanks to smart camera

A girl who went blind is able to read again after being given a camera that reads for her. Continue reading at 'BBC World'

[ BBC World | 2019-12-19 09:27:57 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #smart camera


14 Romance Books Matched With Hogwarts Houses

Harry Potter and romance books? Of course!!!! Get ready to know more about these romance books matched with Hogwarts Houses. A Slytherin + Hufflepuff? Yes. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-12-18 11:38:39 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #romance books #hogwarts houses


A Magic Beyond: A Guide To Harry Potter Music

Here's all you need to know about Harry Potter music, including who wrote it, where you can buy it, and where to see it live. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-12-17 11:34:55 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter


Snakes, Bots, and Socks, Oh My!: A Bookstore Lost & Found (shelftalker)

TweetSomeone came up to one of our children’s specialists the other day and asked if anyone had ever retrieved the $200 Harry Potter boxed set that had been accidentally knocked into the hollow column next to the Harry Potter section during our storewide inventory in July. Since no one had... Continue reading at 'Publishers Weekly'

[ Publishers Weekly | 2019-12-13 13:00:27 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #bookstore #harry potter #storewide inventory #hollow column #accidentally knocked


Here are some of the most expensive books sold in 2019.

AbeBooks has published a list of the most expensive books they sold this year, with The Complete Works of Abraham Lincoln, which sold for $40,000, at the top. Better luck next year, signed Harry Potter deluxe set ($38,560)! A first edition of The Maltese Falcon and Mark Twain’s complete writings... Continue reading at 'Literrary Hub'

[ Literrary Hub | 2019-12-09 21:14:37 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #books sold #harry potter #complete writings #abraham lincoln #complete works #expensive books


20 of the Best Harry Potter Earrings

Christmas is coming up, so consider gifting the Potterhead in your life (if that’s you, treat yourself!) some of these gorgeous Harry Potter earrings. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-12-05 11:36:56 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter


Nine black Hermiones, and 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' still won't talk race

As the Harry Potter play officially opens in San Francisco on Sunday, the production continues to sidestep a deeper discussion about casting. Continue reading at 'Los Angeles Times'

[ Los Angeles Times | 2019-12-01 23:54:38 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #deeper discussion #production continues #talk race #cursed child #black hermiones


Your Ultimate Guide To Harry Potter Goods at Target

What could be better than Harry Potter or Target? The answer is, of course, Harry Potter at Target. Over the ... Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-29 11:32:47 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #ultimate guide


Deck the Halls with Harry Potter Christmas Decorations! 25+ To DIY or Buy

I've found the perfect Harry Potter Christmas decorations for your winter holiday, whether you like DIY projects or you prefer to buy. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-18 11:36:10 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #winter holiday #ve found #diy projects


Rioters Share Surprising Secrets: The Harry Potter Confessions

So many readers have a personal connection to the Harry Potter series, some of them weirder than others. Here, Rioters spill their Harry Potter confessions. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-18 11:34:09 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #rioters spill #personal connection


The First Line Of Harry Potter And The Last Line: A Close Reading

Delve deeper into the series as we do a close reading of the first lines and last lines of each Harry Potter book in this iconic and magical series. Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-15 11:37:59 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #delve deeper #close reading #magical series


18 Adorable Harry Potter Pajamas for the Whole Family

If you're searching for the perfect gift for you or the family, these Harry Potter pajamas are sure to blow your socks off (right into Dobby's hands). Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-13 11:34:59 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #perfect gift


50+ of the Most Magical DIY Harry Potter Crafts

We've compiled 50+ of the most magical Harry Potter crafts for your classroom, home decor, party decor, holiday decor, and, well, just for fun. Lumos.  Continue reading at 'Book Riot'

[ Book Riot | 2019-11-12 11:36:19 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #holiday decor #party decor #home decor


How a Harry Potter Illustrator Brings the Magical to Life

The artist Jim Kay, whose latest book is “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire,” surrounds himself with nature when he draws unnatural creatures like dragons, goblins and trolls. Continue reading at 'The New York Times'

[ The New York Times | 2019-11-06 10:00:42 UTC ]
More news stories like this | News stories tagged with: #harry potter #latest book