Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies

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Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies
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Author J. K. Rowling
Genre Fantasy
Price £2.99 / US$3 / €2.99 
Publication date 6 September 2016
Pages 72

Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies is an e-book written by J. K. Rowling, a guide to Hogwarts' teachers.[1][2][3][4][5]

Publication history

This book was released at the same time as two others Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide and Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists as a part of a series named Pottermore Presents. It was released on 6 September 2016 in several languages at the same time.[6]

Content

In this guide, the readers find information about Minerva McGonagall, Remus Lupin, Sybill Trelawney and Silvanus Kettleburn.[7][8]

Reception

Kate Samuelson of Time.com expressed that the book contained a lot of surprising and intricate details about the characters as well as insight into the history of the wizarding world and interesting revelations of Rowling’s writing regrets.[7] Some fans reacted negatively to the fact that most of the books content had already been available for free online at Pottermore.[9][10][11][12]

References

  1. ^ "J.K. Rowling Is About to Release 3 New 'Harry Potter' Books". Time.
  2. ^ Reporters, Telegraph (6 September 2016). "JK Rowling's new Pottermore Presents ebooks: everything you need to know" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  3. ^ "Back to Hogwarts with three new e-books from J.K. Rowling - Geek.com". geek.com. 19 August 2016.
  4. ^ "Tre nya "Harry Potter"-böcker kan vara på gång". aftonbladet.se.
  5. ^ "There are three new Harry Potter books from JK Rowling coming". independent.co.uk. 17 August 2016.
  6. ^ "La saga Harry Potter revient avec trois séries de nouvelles consacrées à l'univers poudlarien - Journal du Geek". journaldugeek.com. 18 August 2016.
  7. ^ a b "7 Things We Learned from the New Harry Potter eBooks". Time.
  8. ^ https://www.vanityfair.com/culture/2016/08/jk-rowling-new-harry-potter-ebooks-pottermore-presents https://archive.is/htZb4
  9. ^ Simpson, George (8 September 2016). "Harry Potter fan FURY as JK Rowling sells £6 eBooks that are free online". express.co.uk.
  10. ^ Vincent, Alice (6 September 2016). "JK Rowling defends new Harry Potter e-books after fans complain of charging for free writing" – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  11. ^ "8 things we just learned about the 'Harry Potter' universe from J.K. Rowling's latest e-books". thisisinsider.com.
  12. ^ https://www.thebookseller.com/news/futurebook-awards-shortlists-unveiled-416551 https://archive.is/GYPNN

External links

  • Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies at Goodreads
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