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J.K. Rowling

UK Harry Potter Audio Book Ad Campaigns and Photos Now Online

Posted by: sue
October 03, 2008, 02:56 AM

Hoop Associates, a company based in the UK, has posted online a host of behind the scenes marketing and photo shoots used in the marketing of the Harry Potter audio books. At this link, you can see many new rare behind the scenes photos of Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, along with narratorContinued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

New Cover Art for Scholastic's "Sorcerer's Stone" Paperback

Posted by: sue
September 30, 2008, 01:17 AM

Scholastic, the US publishers of the Harry Potter novels, have released some new artwork for the paperback of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Thanks to TLC reader Beth, we can now see a scan of the new cover art that shows Hagrid, Ollivander and Harry. This paperback editionContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Cover Art for "Deathly Hallows" Paperback

Posted by: sue
September 29, 2008, 10:33 PM

Earlier this month we told you that the US paperback edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows would be published by Scholastic on July 7, 2009. A high res photo of the cover for the book is available here in our image galleries, with the cover the same as the hardback edition of book seven, but nowContinued...

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MTV Interviews Cheryl Klein

Posted by: sue
September 23, 2008, 08:45 PM

Cheryl Klein, Senior Editor, Arthur A. Levine Books, is the subject of a new interview with MTV regarding her work as continuity editor of the US editions of the Harry Potter series. In this piece, Cheryl discusses her job, which involves keeping “track of everything that happens in the series, to make sure thingsContinued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

Harry Potter "Cover to Cover" Day Today

Posted by: sue
September 23, 2008, 10:19 AM

A reminder that the special Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone Read-a-thon is taking place today at the Scholastic store in New York. “Cover to Cover” Day is due to begin shortly at 8am, where people will take turns reading from the tenth anniversary edition of the first Harry Potter novel,Continued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Scholastic to Release US Paperback Edition of "Deathly Hallows" July, 2009

Posted by: sue
September 22, 2008, 05:43 PM

Scholastic has issued a press release heralding the good news that they will be releasing the paperback edition of “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” on July 7, 2009. The US publishers of the Harry Potter series note that this will see an nitial print run ofContinued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

Scholastic Updates with Special Guests, Video of Prep for Cover to Cover Day

Posted by: sue
September 18, 2008, 12:53 PM

Previously we told you that Scholastic would be holding a special read-a-thon to celebrate the release of the Tenth Anniversary of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.” This Cover to Cover event is to be held next week in New York City at the Scholastic store on Tuesday,Continued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

Scholastic Updates Site with New Video, "Sorcerer's Stone" Shipping Early

Posted by: sue
September 11, 2008, 03:02 AM

Previously we told you that Scholastic was issuing a special 10th Anniversary edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone that was due to be released on September 23. Today however, this TLC editor got word her copy pre-ordered from Amazon.com had already been shippedContinued...

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Cheryl Klein and the Matter of Harry Potter Trivia

Posted by: sue
August 27, 2008, 03:00 PM

Cheryl Klein, Senior Editor at Arthur A. Levine Books, is the subject of a new interview, where she briefly discusses her work as Continuity Editor on the Harry Potter books published by Scholastic. Cheryl, who is to be a judge at a Harry Potter Trivia contest at the Decatur Book Festival in GeorgiaContinued...

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Reminder: 10th Anniversary "Sorcerer's Stone" Due Next Month

Posted by: sue
August 20, 2008, 12:10 PM

A reminder today that just over a month from now on September 23, Scholastic will issue the special ten year anniversary edition of “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone.” In preparation for the release, US Harry Potter publishers Scholastic have now added a special bookmarkContinued...

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Additional Info on Previous Elder Wand Owners, Malfoy Family, Aberforth Dumbledore and More in New "Beedle the Bard" Book

Posted by: sue
August 01, 2008, 03:23 PM

Scholastic, the US publishers of the Harry Potter novels, have updated their website with additional information regarding some of the content to be found in the new “Tales of the Beedle the Bard” book by J.K. RowlingContinued...

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Wish Harry a Happy Birthday on Scholastic Website

Posted by: Edward
July 22, 2008, 03:53 AM

The Scholastic Harry Potter website was updated today to mark the upcoming July 31st birthday of the boy who lived: Harry Potter. This new feature lets you write a special birthday message of up to 150 characters to Harry for all to see. You can check out this new feature in the activities sectionContinued...

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Book News Roundup: UK "Deathly Hallows" Paperback Due this Week, JKR Against Book "Age Banding" and More

Posted by: sue
July 07, 2008, 05:54 PM

While there has been much ado recently with the long awaited release of glorious high res new photos from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and the HBP video game news, we do have updates regarding the Harry Potter books series today.

First aContinued...

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Cauldron Shop Update: Sale on Deluxe "Deathly Hallows", Pre-Order Anniversary "Sorcerer's Stone"

Posted by: sue
June 28, 2008, 10:56 PM

If you are looking to do a bit of reading this summer, have we got a deal for you. The US Hardcover Deluxe edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows from Scholastic is currently on sale this weekend in our Cauldron Shop, at a very low price of $13.00Continued...

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Celebrate the Summer Solstice with the Dursleys!

Posted by: sue
June 20, 2008, 02:26 PM

Ahh sweet Summer! Depending on where you live, summer begins later today here in the US (or tomorrow for others), and the Summer Solstice means one thing to us here in the Harry Potter world: a summer spent with the Dursleys! While there is no new Harry Potter due out this weekend alas (five yearsContinued...

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