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12 Days of Harry Potter Christmas: Katie Bell Finds the Cursed Opal Necklace | Harry Potter

12 Days of Harry Potter Christmas: Katie Bell Finds the Cursed Opal Necklace

Originally posted 12/15/2014 01:15PM

The 12 days of Harry Potter Christmas continue over at Pottermore, and Monday's surprise featured a visual depiction of the moment Gryffindor's Katie Bell finds the cursed opal necklace in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

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J.K. Rowling Releases a New (and Very, Very Short) Harry Potter Story

Learn More About Professor Snape's Past in a New (and Very, Very Short) Harry Potter Story

Originally posted 12/12/2014 06:00PM

J.K. Rowling is spreading Christmas cheer with 12 new pieces of Harry Potter content to be posted over the next two weeks.

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Hogwarts Is Real – and Here's How to Enroll

Hogwarts Is Real – Here's How You Can Become a Real-Life Harry Potter

Originally posted 12/07/2014 06:00PM

Magic-loving Muggles can visit Diagon Alley and Hogsmeade. They can compete in the Quidditch World Cup. They can even sip hot butterbeer at long last.

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FROM EW: J.K. Rowling to Release 12 Harry Potter Short Stories This Month

FROM EW: J.K. Rowling to Release 12 Harry Potter Short Stories This Month

Originally posted 12/06/2014 11:05AM

Starting Dec. 12, the installments will commemorate the 12 days of Christmas

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J.K. Rowling Reveals Dolores Umbridge Was Based on a Real Person

J.K. Rowling Reveals Dolores Umbridge Was Based on a Real Person

Originally posted 10/31/2014 09:30AM

Just when you thought Dolores Umbridge couldn't get any scarier, J.K. Rowling has revealed that the character was based on a real person.

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Watch a Trailer for the Quidditch Documentary Mudbloods

Is Mudbloods the Most Awesomely Geeky Sports Movie Ever? (VIDEO)

Originally posted 10/15/2014 11:10AM

We've put a man on the moon, a bunny in the bath and a pumpkin spice latte in a deep fryer.

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Fan Solves J.K. Rowling's Cryptic Tweet

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UpdatePosted 10/09/2014 10:30AM

Fan Solves J.K. Rowling's Cryptic Tweet

Originally posted 10/07/2014 03:05PM

The mystery has been solved!

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J.K. Rowling Fires Back at Dumbledore's Homophobic Critic

J.K. Rowling Fires Back at Dumbledore's Homophobic Critic

Originally posted 09/07/2014 10:50AM

When you're the richest author in the world – let alone, a human being – and your main character has magical powers, then why tolerate empty criticism?

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J.K. Rowling Sends a Letter (and Wand) to Texas Shooting Survivor

J.K. Rowling Pens Letter to Shooting Survivor Cassidy Stay

Originally posted 08/07/2014 10:20AM

J.K. Rowling still knows how to make magic happen.

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Christian Bale as Harry Potter? We Fantasy Cast J.K. Rowling's New Story | Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, The Tales of Beedle the Bard, Harry Potter, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, J.K. Rowling, Rupert Grint

UpdatePosted 07/08/2014 04:25PM

Christian Bale as Harry Potter? We Fantasy Cast J.K. Rowling's New Story

Originally posted 07/08/2014 03:15PM

In a move more unexpected than Ireland's victory at the Quidditch World Cup, J.K. Rowling has given fans a glimpse of the grown-up boy wizard in a new story posted Tuesday on her Pottermore website.

The short story marks Rowling's first story starring her beloved character since 2007's Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, though she has published previous writing about the Harry Potter universe on Pottermore. Fans shouldn't get their hopes up, though – Rowling spokesman Mark Hutchinson said there are "no plans" for a new Potter novel.

The new story takes place at the 2014 Quidditch World Cup, which the mid-30s Harry attends with his old friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger.

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