Category Archives: J K Rowling

Does alcohol play a major role in the latest Harry Potter movie?

I noticed the drinking in the last Harry Potter movie. It surprised me a little–underage in a pub, etc–but it didn’t upset me. Did you notice it? What do you think about it? In the books, I didn’t notice it … Continue reading

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The 6th Harry Potter movie’s release date has been moved back

The release date for the movie based on J K Rowling’s 6th Harry Potter Book, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, has been moved back to July 17, 2009 from its original November 21, 2008 date. Warner Bros gave two … Continue reading

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Rowling’s Tales of Beedle the Bard available to everyone

Remember how one copy of J.K’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard was auctioned off, and there were only 6 copies of the book in existence, leaving a lot of disappointed fans? Well, no more. Now everyone will be able … Continue reading

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Rowling on a regret, and her speech at Harvard

On a recent BBC program Scotland’s Hidden Epidemic: The truth about MS, Rowling said: “I started writing Harry six months before [my mother] died.” (J.K. Rowling’s mother died of MS in 1990.) “That’s obviously a real regret, because I never … Continue reading

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Guess how much J K Rowling’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard went for! Guess before you read on.

Oh My Gosh! Guess how much J. K. Rowling’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard (Rowling’s original, handwritten book of wizard fairy tales that was mentioned in the final Harry Potter book) went for in the online auction! Can’t guess? … Continue reading

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Guess how much J K Rowling’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard will go for.

As you’ve probably heard, J K Rowling hand-wrote and illustrated a collection of wizard fairy tales–The Tales of Beedle the Bard–that was mentioned in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hollows, a book that headmaster Dumbledore left to Hermione. Rowling created … Continue reading

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