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7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Inside a oeHogwarts Is Here,a the Harry Potter MOOC that lets you study wizardry

Hogwarts was, until very recently, the 100-percent fictional boarding school in J.K. Rowling's popular "Harry Potter" books.

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Related Topix: Harry Potter, Vocal, Authors, Books, George Washington University, Business News

Wed Apr 16, 2014

On Social Marketing and Social Change

You Can Finally Get Your Hogwarts Letter

PROTIP: Press 'i' to view the image gallery, 'v' to view the video gallery, or 'r' to view a random entry.

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National Public Radio

Book News: J.K. Rowling Gives Glimpse Of Ginny Weasley As An Adult

Ginny grows up to write for The Daily Prophet , according to dispatches written by J.K. Rowling.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

People

Online Hogwarts Courses Now Available for Tech-Savvy Muggles

If you, like so many others, have vainly waited years for your acceptance letter from Hogwarts , the school of witchcraft and wizardry central to the Harry Potter franchise, then you're in luck.

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Silicon Alley Insider

How James Patterson Sells More Books Than J.K. Rowling Or Stephen King

According to Nielsen BookScan , James Patterson has sold more books in the past decade than any other writer - more than Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling or horror master Stephen King.

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Related Topix: Books, Authors, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Mon Apr 14, 2014

India.com

Emma Watson Birthday: Discover some of the most surprising facts about British actress

Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson , born on the 15th of April, 1990 celebrates her 24th birthday today.

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Related Topix: The Perks of Being a Wallflower, Emma Watson, Harry Potter, Books, Authors

Chronicle Live

Harry Potter flies in to North Tyneside for magical shows

Harry Potter, Hagrid and Professor McGonagall were at libraries and council centres across North Tyneside to meet young fans and pose for a few magical snaps Harry Potter, Hagrid and Professor McGonagall were at libraries and council centres across North Tyneside to meet young fans and pose for a few magical snaps.

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Related Topix: Tyne and Wear County, England, United Kingdom, Libraries, Authors, Books,

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Independent

Sue Townsend dead: Her hero has aged, her books haven't - the...

His was a life of torment, albeit more imagined than real, that of a suburban warrior - the Harry Potter for the Dream Topping generation - fighting for love, fame and spot-free skin on the mean streets of Leicester.

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The Orlando Sentinel

Universal Studios: Knight Bus parked inside Potter construction wall

The Knight Bus has found its way into the under-construction Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley at Universal Studios theme park.

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Related Topix: Books, Harry Potter, Easy-Listening, Authors, Travel

Commercial Dispatch

Lynn Spruill: Bricklee and the Horse Park

Sounds like a cool little novel title like Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone or maybe Nancy Drew and the Crooked Banister.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Radio Times

JK Rowling to guest edit Woman's Hour in Radio 4 takeover

JK Rowling is to swap her writing desk for the radio studio and helm Radio 4's weekday staple Woman's Hour.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

New City Chicago

Free Will Astrology

ARIES : Freedom is the most important kind of joy you can seek right now. It's also the most important subject to study and think about, as well as the most important skill to hone.

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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Star Online

Trilogy from J.K. Rowling

When J.K. Rowling revealed plans for a Harry Potter spinoff film adapted from her Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them , fans rejoiced at the idea of returning to the wizarding world the author rendered in such detail in her worldwide bestsellers about the Boy Who Lived.

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Tampa Bay Newspapers

Reel Time - Decidedly darker 'Goblet of Fire' delivers multifaceted fantasy

Brendan Gleeson, as Mad Eye Moody the new defense against the dark arts professor in "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" The recipe for the newest installment in the Harry Potter franchise includes a long list of ingredients: foreboding dreams, danger, dread and dragons; irony, eccentric characters and sardonic wit; fierce rivalries, teenage ... (more)

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Related Topix: Harry Potter, Books, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Mystery Movies, Adventure, Easy-Listening, Authors, Opinion

The Motley Fool

3 New 'Harry Potter' Spinoff Movies Coming: The Business of Revisiting Hogwarts

This new trilogy could be huge for Warner Bros., which grossed a whopping $7.7 billion worldwide with the eight Harry Potter films.

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Related Topix: Harry Potter, Books, Easy-Listening, Authors, The Lord of the Rings, Warner Bros., Video Games, The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus, Comedy Movies, Brazil, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Science Fiction Movies

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Motley Fool

3 Unanswered Questions About Warner's Business Plan for DC Movies

Studio chief Kevin Tsujihara sits down with The New York Times, but his specific business ambitions for DC movies remains a mystery.

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Related Topix: Authors, Books, Man of Steel, The Avengers

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Sunday Herald

JK Rowling turns up with Darling at Eddie Izzard's Scotland, Please Don't Go gig

JK Rowling was a surprise guest in the audience as Eddie Izzard prepared to urge referendum voters to keep the UK together.

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Related Topix: Books, Authors, Alistair Darling

Lite 98.7

Daniel Radcliffe on 'Fantastic Beasts,' Regina Spektor + More [VIDEO]

Daniel Radcliffe has returned to the Big Apple once again to star on Broadway in the show 'The Cripple of the Inishmaan.'

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The Toronto Star

Harry Potter fairytale turned into short film, with J.K. Rowling's permission

Students at a small college got J.K. Rowling's permission to film The Tale of the Three Brothers and on Friday released a trailer on YouTube.

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Related Topix: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2, Authors, Books, Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Bangor, ME

Thu Apr 03, 2014

ContactMusic.com

What To Expect From 'Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them'

There's a lot of buzz about the upcoming Harry Potter spin-off, 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them', but what is it about and what can we expect? We have to admit, when J.K. Rowling ended the Harry Potter series with no room to ever revive the characters, we were pretty devastated.

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