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Harry Potter Spin-off, FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM, is Going to Be Made into Three FilmsHarry Potter Spin-off, FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM, is Going to Be Made into Three Films
April 01, 2014

speciaJK Rowling, author of the Harry Potter book series, is going to write three films based on the 54-page Hogwarts textbook she wrote in 2001. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is following i... (more...)


Big Screen Adaptation of Harry Potter Companion 'FANTASTIC BEASTS' to Be a TrilogyBig Screen Adaptation of Harry Potter Companion 'FANTASTIC BEASTS' to Be a Trilogy
March 31, 2014

It has just been announced that that novel will now receive a big screen adaptation with a trilogy installment. (more...)


JK Rowling Reveals History of Quidditch on POTTERMOREJK Rowling Reveals History of Quidditch on POTTERMORE
March 14, 2014

Today, Harry Potter fas were treated to a new tale by author J.K. Rowling, who shared the 'History of the Quidditch World Cup' on Pottermore (more...)


Jerusalem Author Announces Giveaway for 'Biblical Harry Potter'Jerusalem Author Announces Giveaway for 'Biblical Harry Potter'
March 14, 2014

Ancient walled cities, such as Jerusalem, celebrate the Jewish holiday of Purim one day later than the rest of the world. To celebrate this unique holiday, Jerusalem author Dave Mason announced today ... (more...)


The Lamp of Darkness to Sign Exclusive with AmazonThe Lamp of Darkness to Sign Exclusive with Amazon
February 28, 2014

Lionstail Press announced today that they will commit to giving Amazon.com a three month exclusive for ebook distribution of the title The Lamp of Darkness, the first book in The Age of Prophecy serie... (more...)


J.K. Rowling Wishes Harry & Hermione Would Have Ended Up TogetherJ.K. Rowling Wishes Harry & Hermione Would Have Ended Up Together
February 01, 2014

Rowling reportedly made the announcement in an interview with 'POTTER' star Emma Watson in the new issue of Wonderland, which Watson serves as guest editor for this month, according to Hypable. (more...)


Scholastic Unveils 2013 'Give the Gift of Reading' GuideScholastic Unveils 2013 'Give the Gift of Reading' Guide
December 09, 2013

NEW YORK, Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ The editors at Scholastic have been publishing, curating and distributing quality and award-winning books for children for decades, and have become experts at choos... (more...)


Illustrator Jim Kay Reimagines the Harry Potter Universe; New Edition Set for 2015Illustrator Jim Kay Reimagines the Harry Potter Universe; New Edition Set for 2015
December 07, 2013

The Guardian revealed yesterday that illustrator Jim Kay will be reimagining the whole of JK Rowling's beloved Harry Potter universe, with the launch of a new fully illustrated edition of the series, ... (more...)


MTV to Adapt Terry Brooks SHANNARA for New Series; Jon Favreau to DirectMTV to Adapt Terry Brooks SHANNARA for New Series; Jon Favreau to Direct
December 06, 2013

MTV and Sonar Entertainment have announced a development deal to adapt Terry Brooks' international best-selling fantasy novels SHANNARA for the small screen. (more...)


Zephrum Gates Productions Releases 'Zephrum Gates and The Strange Magical Treasure' by Tricia RielZephrum Gates Productions Releases 'Zephrum Gates and The Strange Magical Treasure' by Tricia Riel
November 29, 2013

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BWW Reviews: THE WOBBIT Parodies Tolkien's Classic with Irreverent, Vigorous HumorBWW Reviews: THE WOBBIT Parodies Tolkien's Classic with Irreverent, Vigorous Humor
by Sara Zweig - November 26, 2013

Harvard Lampoon's parody release coincides with the anticipated Hollywood sequel. (more...)


What Are the Most Popular Phrases in THE HUNGER GAMES, TWILIGHT & HARRY POTTER?What Are the Most Popular Phrases in THE HUNGER GAMES, TWILIGHT & HARRY POTTER?
November 24, 2013

Timed to the hit release of THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE this weekend, Slate Magazine has done indepth textual analysis (who knew?) on the hit series by Suzanne Collins, and for good measure, ran t... (more...)


Books-A-Million Announces Holiday Book and Toy DriveBooks-A-Million Announces Holiday Book and Toy Drive
November 22, 2013

Books-A-Million, Inc. today announced that all BAM! stores during this holiday season will be supporting local charities through BAM!'s annual Holiday Book and Toy Drive beginning now through Christma... (more...)


 Award-Winning Illustrator of the Harry Potter Series, Mary GrandPré, Releases Personalized Children's Book Award-Winning Illustrator of the Harry Potter Series, Mary GrandPré, Releases Personalized Children's Book
November 18, 2013

GrandPré, illustrator of the iconic Harry Potter series, brings that same sense of magic and wonder to a new personalized bedtime story that is certain to become a classic. According to GrandPré, 'The... (more...)


Cheryl Samuels Releases DESTINYCheryl Samuels Releases DESTINY
November 15, 2013

Cheryl Samuels tells a coming-of-age story in her new novel, 'Destiny' (published by LifeRich Publishing). (more...)


USA TODAY Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of USA TODAY's Best-Selling BooksUSA TODAY Celebrates 20th Anniversary Of USA TODAY's Best-Selling Books
October 31, 2013

MCLEAN, Va., Oct. 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ USA TODAY celebrates the 20 th anniversary of the USA TODAY Best-Selling Books list, crowning not one, but three No.1 books for three different eras that reflec... (more...)


Her Interactive Releases Nancy Drew: The Silent SpyHer Interactive Releases Nancy Drew: The Silent Spy
October 22, 2013

Leading video game publisher and developer Her Interactive today announced the launch of the 29th edition of the award-winning series with Nancy Drew: The Silent Spy exclusively for PC and Mac. In thi... (more...)


BWW Reviews: THE GOLDFINCH Shows That Length Does Not Always Mean DepthBWW Reviews: THE GOLDFINCH Shows That Length Does Not Always Mean Depth
by Sara Zweig - October 21, 2013

Donna Tartt's long-awaited THE GOLDFINCH is, well, long. (more...)


Red House Children's Book Award Announces ShortlistRed House Children's Book Award Announces Shortlist
October 21, 2013

The shortlist has been announced for the only national literary award voted for entirely by kids - the Red House Children's Book Award. (more...)


Paranormal Horror Novel, 3 Gates of the Dead by Jonathan Ryan is ReleasedParanormal Horror Novel, 3 Gates of the Dead by Jonathan Ryan is Released
October 16, 2013

Premier Digital Publishing is excited to announce the publication of 3 Gates of the Dead in print (ISBN 978-1-62467-099-2, $16.99) and eBook (ISBN 978-1-62467-100-5, $9.99). Noted author, blogger, and... (more...)


BWW Reviews: THE CUCKOO'S CALLING - A Crime Novel with False PretensesBWW Reviews: THE CUCKOO'S CALLING - A Crime Novel with False Pretenses
by Kimberly Moy - October 14, 2013

There are no wizards or mythical creatures in this mystery novel. Set in the urban sprawl of London, we meet private detective Cormoran Strike. You probably would have never heard of this book or thi... (more...)


Lonely Planet Publishes Six New Titles in Not For Parents SeriesLonely Planet Publishes Six New Titles in Not For Parents Series
October 14, 2013

Lonely Planet's Not For Parents series is designed especially for children ages 8 and up who are curious about exploring the world. Each title in the series is created in hopes of inspiring a whole ne... (more...)


Angels and Demons Do Battle in THE ANGELS GEMAngels and Demons Do Battle in THE ANGELS GEM
October 04, 2013

From the imagination of CateLynn Chapman comes an exciting new novel portraying a young adult adventure of biblical proportions. When the forces of Heaven and Hell do battle, the power to change the t... (more...)


Cogswell College Professor Bret Sweet Set for AMONG THE VEILS Signing, 10/5Cogswell College Professor Bret Sweet Set for AMONG THE VEILS Signing, 10/5
September 18, 2013

Cogswell College, today announced that Bret Sweet, director of the Digital Media Management program, has released his first book, 'Among the Veils,' an urban science fiction thriller. Cogswell College... (more...)


Warner Bros. Expands Partnership with J.K. Rowling; 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' to Mark Rowling's Screenwriting DebutWarner Bros. Expands Partnership with J.K. Rowling; 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them' to Mark Rowling's Screenwriting Debut
September 12, 2013

Warner Bros. Entertainment today announced an expanded creative partnership with world-renowned, best-selling author J.K. Rowling. At the center of the partnership is a new film series from Rowling's ... (more...)





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