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  1. J.K. Rowling's 'Fantastic Beasts' Screenplay to Be Published

    6:22 am 4/26/2016

    The author's Pottermore digital platform will offer the Warner Bros. script as an eBook this November.Read more

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  2. 'Harry Potter' Author J.K. Rowling Dines With Obama in London

    4:07 pm 4/24/2016

    The boy wizard's creator was among guests who were dining with the President at the U.S. ambassador's London residence Saturday. Read more

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  3. J.K. Rowling Had Wizarding World of Harry Potter Food Samples Flown to Scotland

    10:00 am 4/6/2016

    Weeks before the Universal park’s April 7 opening, the author sampled all treats and food that will be available at its restaurants, stores and snack bars.Read more

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  4. Critic's Notebook: J.K. Rowling's 'History of Magic in North America' Reads Like a High School Textbook

    3:37 pm 3/14/2016

    Unfortunately, the four works of short fiction that J.K. Rowling posted online last week possessed all the literary distinction and dramatic excitement of a high school history textbook. Read more

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  5. J.K. Rowling Concludes Series of Short Essays With "Wizarding" in Roaring '20s

    7:10 am 3/11/2016

    The fourth and final part of the author's new writings chronicling North American magic brought the history lesson up to the same setting as the upcoming Harry Potter spinoff film, 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.'Read more

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  6. J.K. Rowling Describes "Catastrophe" That Hit American Wizarding World in Latest 'Fantastic Beasts' Essay

    8:58 am 3/10/2016

    The third short story aimed at introducing the upcoming film's pre-Potter world focuses on the "serious breach" in the 17th century that forced the North American magical world underground. Read more

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  7. J.K. Rowling's Latest 'Fantastic Beasts' Essay Features Salem Witch Trials

    6:55 am 3/9/2016

    The trials are described as a "tragedy for the wizarding community."Read more

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  8. J.K. Rowling Introduces Native American Magic in First 'Fantastic Beasts' Short Story

    6:57 am 3/8/2016

    The first piece of original writing aimed at offering a backstory to the upcoming film series' pre-'Harry Potter' world was published on the Pottermore web site Tuesday.Read more

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  9. 'Harry Potter and the Cursed Child' Rehearsal Script to be Released as eBook

    7:56 am 2/10/2016

    It goes on sale July 31, the day after the play premieres in London.Read more

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  10. J.K. Rowling Reveals the Secret Information She Told Alan Rickman About Snape

    9:58 am 1/18/2016

    J.K. Rowling recalls the "tiny piece of information" she gave Alan Rickman to help him play the complicated 'Harry Potter' character.Read more

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