J.K. Rowling Teases Three New Hogwarts-Inspired Books on the Way
While J.K. Rowling is done in the world of Harry Potter, as a character within this magical world, she's far from finished with her creation. The books will revolve around the world the character exists in, and will be released online as novellas.
The first of the novellas will be titled 'Short Stories from Hogwarts: Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists. The second, 'Short Stories from Hogwarts: Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies. The third, Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide.
The books will be available as e-books through the Pottermore Presents series. The first book will glimpse into the darker side of magic, with explorations of Professor Umbridge, a look at the Ministers for Magic and the history of Azkaban prison.
The second book will revolve around Professor McGonagall and Remus Lupin. McGonagall's role int eh second wizarding war will be detailed and explored.
The third book is set to reveal the secrets of Hogwarts itself, bringing the school to life. "The e-books will delight readers as they take them beyond the Harry Potter stories and deeper into the wizarding world," Susain L Jurevics, CEO of Pottermore stated. "JK Rowling's writing in these collections reveal intricate details of her characters' lives, their histories, as well as her inspiration."