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Harry Potter is a wonderful fantasy series from author J.K. Rowling. The books about the boy wizards and the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry were also made into popular and beloved films. You can find more Harry Potter information and resources in our Harry Potter section.

Here is the latest Harry Potter news from Writers Write:

  • 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

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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 Inspires Paper That Spells Out Blood Type (2012-05-02): J.

  • 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): J.

  • Booksellers Hoping For Some Magic From Beedle the Bard (2008-12-03): The book industry is hoping that the midnight release tonight of J.

  • Scholastic Settles Potter Embargo Lawsuit (2008-12-01): Scholastic has settled its lawsuit against Infinity Resources, Inc.

  • J.K. Rowling Still Wealthiest Author (2008-10-04): The press loves to chronicle the net worth of J.

  • Undaunted, Steve Vander Ark to Publish Harry Potter Travel Book (2008-09-10): Only one day after a judge ruled against him in the J.

  • J.K. Rowling Feels Betrayed By Fan (2008-03-01): J.

  • Dumbledore Comes Out in People Magazine (2007-10-23): The Photoshop wizards at Best Week Ever have imagined a new People magazine cover story on Dumbledore's outing by J.