October 22, 2021

Where's Pottermore? "Fans’ Fury Spells Bad News for JK Rowling"

From The Scotsman: Irate JK Rowling fans have taken to the internet to complain because Pottermore, the high-profile online interactive version of the Edinburgh-based writer’s books about the boy wizard, has been beset by delays. The site, which was launched by Sony in partnership with the multi-millionaire author, was due to open to the public […]

J.K. Rowling Signs Deal For Her First "Adult" Novel

Via PW: J.K. Rowling has a new book…and it’s not for kids. The author has signed a world English deal with Little, Brown, selling print, e-book and audio rights to her first novel for adults. David Shelley, publisher of the Little Brown Book Group in the U.K., will be editing the work, which is currently untitled; […]

OverDrive's Direct Involvement With Today's JK Rowling/Harry Potter News

It’s likely that you’ve read, seen and/or discussed today’s JK Rowling/Harry Potter news by this hour. If not, you can take a look here, here (video of announcement and news conference) and here. In a nutshell, Rowling’s new Pottermore web site (launches July 31st) will be home to, “new material about Harry Potter characters, places, […]