The latest Harry Potter news

  • Harry Potter History of Magic Books to Published in Conjunction With Exhibition (2017-07-19): Two Harry Potter books about the History of Magic will be published by Bloomsbury in October 2017.

  • J.K. Rowling: No More Harry Potter Stories After Cursed Child (2016-08-01): JK Rowling says there will be no more stories about Harry Potter after the play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

  • First Look at Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Illustrated Edition (2016-04-08): Here is a first look at the upcoming illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. It is illustrated by Jim Kay.

  • J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter Chair Up for Auction (2016-03-12): The chair J.K. Rowling used to write the first two Harry Potter books is being auctioned off. The oak chair will have an opening bid of $45,000.

  • Scholastic Releases Cover of New Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2015-03-27): Scholastic has released the cover of the upcoming illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.

  • J.K. Rowling Calls New Harry Potter Bibliography Mind-Boggling (2015-03-03): Philip Errington, the director of children's books at Sotheby's, has written the definitive Harry Potter bibliography which J.K. Rowling calls mind-boggling.

  • Images From Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Revealed (2015-01-19): Scholastic has released some images from the upcoming illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling

  • J.K. Rowling Writes New Story About Off-Stage Harry Potter Character (2014-08-18): J.K. Rowling has written an essay and a song about an obscure Harry Potter character. Celestina the Singing Sorceress has quite a colorful past. And she can really sing.


  • J.K. Rowling Remembers the Battle of Hogwarts (2014-05-02): J.K. Rowling remembers the anniversary of the Battle of Hogwarts and reveals how she hated killing some of her characters.

  • J.K. Rowling to Write Screenplays for New Films Set in Harry Potter Universe (2013-09-12): J.K. Rowling cuts deal with Warner Bros. to write screenplays for new films set in the Harry Potter universe.

  • New Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Cover Revealed (2013-08-01): Scholastic has revealed the new cover for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.

  • Scholastic Unveils New Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince Cover (2013-07-19): Scholastic has unveiled the new cover art for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by Kazu Kibuishi

  • More New Harry Potter Book Covers Revealed (2013-07-02): Scholstic has revealed more of its new Harry Potter book covers. The new covers are illustrated by Kazu Kibuishi

  • New Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Book Cover Revealed (2013-05-31): A new trade paperback cover of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets has been revealed. The cover was designed by Kazu Kibuishi.

  • Scholastic Announces New Harry Potter Covers (2013-02-16): Scholastic has announced new Harry Potter book covers. The cover art was created by Kazu Kibuishi.

  • J.K. Rowling Says Her Next Book Will Be For Children (2012-10-12): J.K. Rowling revealed in a recent webcast that her next book will most likely be for children

  • J.K. Rowling Talks The Casual Vacancy, Harry Potter's Role in Cheering Her Up (2012-09-27): J.K. Rowling says she spent five years writing the book and that Rihanna's Umbrella plays a role.

  • Harry Potter Books Now Available to Borrow for Free For Amazon.com Prime Members (2012-06-19): Amazon announces that Amazon Prime members can borrow all seven Harry Potter books through the Lending Librayr.

  • Warner Bros. Announces Harry Potter for Kinect (2012-05-25): Harry Potter is coming to the Kinect for the Xbox 360. Harry Potter can be seen wearing the sorting hat in a still.

  • International Scholars Gather in Scotland to Discuss Harry Potter (2012-05-19): t. Andrews University in Scotland is hosting a gathering of international scholars to discuss the Harry Potter series.

  • Harry Potter Ebooks Arrive on Pottermore (2012-03-27): The ebook versions of the Harry Potter novels are finally here. They can be found on the Pottermore site.

  • Pottermore to Open in Early April 2012 (2012-03-08): The interactive Harry Potter site called Pottermore is expected to open early next month. Harry Potter fans have been frustrated by delays in opening the site.

  • Harry Potter Snubbed by Academy, Left Out of Best Picture Nominees (2012-01-24): Where's Harry? Nine films were nominated for Best Picture but Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 is missing.

  • Harry Potter Ebooks Delayed Until 2012 (2011-09-30): The Harry Potter ebooks have been delayed until at least 2012. They will be eventually available on Pottermore.

  • J.K. Rowling Not Planning New Harry Potter Novels, But Won't Completely Rule it Out (2011-07-11): J.K. Rowling isn't completely shutting the door on the idea of writing more Harry Potter novels. Thank goodness.

  • New Pottermore Website Will Offer Interactive Reading Experience and Harry Potter Ebooks (2011-06-23): Pottermore is coming in 2011. You can start registering for the site on July 31st. Get early access by completing an online challenge.

  • J.K. Rowling Wins Hans Christian Andersen Literature Prize (2010-10-21):

  • 2009 Summer Box Office Breaks Records (2009-09-04):

  • Control Harry Potter on the Wii (2009-07-17):

  • Harry Potter to Overtake Bond as Top Grossing Franchise (2009-07-13):