Harry Potter fans are still reeling over the events of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, and JK Rowlings news that she was done telling stories about the boy who lived. Thankfully, there’s a lot more to the Wizarding world than just Harry.
Earlier today, it was announced that a new series of ebooks would be coming out through Rowling’s Pottermore this fall under the banner of Pottermore Presents. The books will include stories that are currently found inside the Pottermore site as well as new stories written by Rowling herself.
The three books set to hit digital shelves include:
– Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide.
This book explores the history of Hogwarts as well as new insight into the the schools famous ghostsand what happens when the sorting hat can’t make up its mind.
– Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Political and Pesky Poltergeists.
This book takes a closer look at the darker side of the wizarding world. Fans will get the inside story on the history of Azakaban prison, more information on Umbridge’s tenure at the Ministry of Magic, and a new piece of writing by Rowling on Horace Slughorn’s relationship with the young Voldemort
-Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies.
This one will focus on the staff of Hogwarts and will include a new story from JK Rowling about Professor McGonagall’s involvement in the second wizarding war.
One of the best bits of news for fans is that the books will only cost $3 a piece, and they’ll be available in just a couple of weeks on September 6th.
For Potter fans who don’t speak English, the books will also be released in French, German, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Brazilian Portuguese, and Spanish.