J.K. Rowling’s House Sells for Over $3.6 Million

Written by Dan Malone on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012

It’s not Hogwarts, but the home of J.K. Rowling has sold for over $3.6 million. The home where Rowling wrote four of her Harry Potter novels is a 19th century Victorian mansion with eight bedrooms, a walled gardens and a detached office (that Rowling made good use of). The buyer is real estate agent and […]


J.K. Rowling To Return To “Harry Potter?”

Written by Ella Thomson on Thursday, September 27th, 2012

J.K. Rowling has plans on returning to writing for younger readers and interestingly enough, she hasn’t ruled out returning to her roots with Harry Potter. Although we may not see another Harry Potter book, she has suggested that she may return to the universe. Rowling says her next book would be for an audience slightly […]


“Hunger Games” Surpasses “Harry Potter” For #1 Amazon Series

Written by Dan Malone on Saturday, August 18th, 2012

The Hunger Games has officially surpassed Harry Potter as the top-selling book series of all time on Amazon.com, regardless of the fact that there are seven Harry Potter novels and only three Hunger Games books. The figures include both print and eBook sales.


“The Hunger Games” Now Officially a Film Quadrilogy

Written by Ella Thomson on Sunday, July 15th, 2012

After much speculation, Lionsgate has made the decision to split the final Hunger Games book into two films. “Mockingjay Part 1” is going to be released November 21, 2014, while “Mockingjay Part 2” will be released on November 20, 2015.


“Fifty Shades” Responsible for Upcoming UK Baby Boom?

Written by Brandon Williams on Friday, July 6th, 2012

The Fifty Shades books have been able to repair damaged marriages and now it appears that they may be the cause of an upcoming baby boom. Professor Ellis Cashmore predicts that there will be a spike in babies in the UK next year as a result of E.L. James‘ trilogy.


J.K. Rowling’s “The Casual Vacancy” Set to Destroy Records

Written by Jenny Brady on Sunday, June 17th, 2012

Three months before it’s set to hit shelves, J.K. Rowling‘s first novel for adults, The Casual Vacancy is already set to break the benchmarks set by her Harry Potter series. The story involves a town being ripped apart by a parish council election, but the book is on track to rip apart sales records. Back […]


Read Harry Potter For Free On Your Kindle Starting June 19th

Written by Ella Thomson on Saturday, May 12th, 2012

J.K. Rowling‘s Harry Potter books are already available on her website Pottermore, but now they will be coming to Amazon Prime members. Amazon Prime is Amazon’s premium service that offers exclusive special discounts, free shipping and a “Lending Library” that lets you read eBooks for free.


From “Harry Potter” To “The Jungle Book”

Written by Brandon Williams on Saturday, April 28th, 2012

After writing all seven Harry Potter adaptations, Steve Kloves is now going to be putting down the pen in favour of sitting in the director’s chair. The word is that the Harry Potter screenwriter will be directing the new live-action adaptation of The Jungle Book.


Harry Potter Star To Write Novel?

Written by Ella Thomson on Sunday, April 22nd, 2012

Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe is looking to try his hand at writing. “I really want to write professionally in the future,” he says. “I try and write at the moment. I don’t know if I’m any good, as, normally, when I write I’m so self critical that it’s not long before I have to […]


J.K. Rowling To Write Harry Potter Encyclopedia

Written by Jenny Brady on Tuesday, April 17th, 2012

We recently reported on the new J.K. Rowling adult novel, but she’s not abandoning Harry Potter in the slightest. Although the series itself is done, she is writing an encyclopedia on Harry Potter lore.