Can you give advice to someone who wants to be a writer? There is also one interesting comment which turned out not to be true. When asked if we would ever hear about the flying car again, she says:. In fact, the Ford Anglia never appears again in the books. I personally was just waiting for that battered old Ford to come trundling out into the middle of the Battle of Hogwarts. Sadly it was not to be. But by far the greatest treasure trove of new canon to appear in those early interviews is from the online chats with Scholastic.
- The Falcon & the Dove: An action-packed romantic adventure in Egypt (Khamsin Warriors of the Wind Book 1);
- The Reader's Guide to Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
- I, Spy Vol 2: Talibanized Pakistan and other essays.
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- Life - Love - Earth: a collection of poetry.
- Judge Rejects Fair Use Defense in Harry Potter Lexicon Case, J.K. Rowling Recovers Her Plums.
The first of these chats happened on the third of February in with the second one following on October the sixteenth. The participants in these chats were not professional journalists, they were fans.
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Fans have the best questions, because we have SO much about the Wizarding World that we want to know. In the first book you said Slytherin house Quidditch captain was sixth year Marcus Flint. If there are only seven years of Hogwarts, why is he in the third book? He had to do a year again!
How do students at Hogwarts get educated in Muggle subjects?
Do they even need to know other things besides magic? They can choose to study Muggle subjects. Fans were very curious about how wizarding children learned reading and writing, since clearly the kids all come to Hogwarts knowing these skills. Do you think that you will write about Harry after he graduates from Hogwarts?
This is the only place in canon where Rowling actually addresses the question of whether there are Wizarding universities. However, I have a very vivid mental image of what it looks like. From the text of the books, we can determine the relative positions of almost everything in and around Hogwarts.
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How can two Muggles have a kid with magical powers? Also how does the Ministry of Magic find out these kids have powers? Sometimes these things just happen, and no one really knows why! Every year Professor McGonagall checks the book, and sends owls to the people who are turning This is a particularly interesting quote given the supposed canonicity of Cursed Child. In May , he said, Rowling mentioned his website on her own, writing, "This is such a great site that I have been known to sneak into an Internet cafe while out writing and check a fact rather than go into a bookshop and buy a copy of Harry Potter which is embarrassing.
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- WB and JKR File Full Request for Injunction of Harry Potter Lexicon (Part 1).
- Lexicon Reader's Guide Series – The Harry Potter Lexicon;
A website for the dangerously obsessive; my natural home. The website attracts about 1. He said he initially declined proposals to convert the website into an encyclopedia, in part because he believed until last August that in book form, it would represent a copyright violation. After Rowling released the final chapter in the "Harry Potter'' series that month, Vander Ark was contacted by an RDR Books employee, who told him that publication of the lexicon would not violate copyright law, he said.
Still, to protect himself, Vander Ark said he insisted that RDR Books include a clause in his contract that the publisher would defend and pay any damages that might result from claims against him.
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He said it was decided that the lexicon would include sections from the Lexicon website that give descriptions and commentary on individual names, places, spells and creatures from Harry Potter stories. In his court statement, Vander Ark still sounds like a fan, saying the lexicon "enhances the pleasure of readers of the Potter novels, and deepens their appreciation of Ms.
Rowling's achievement. Rowling says 'Harry Potter' lexicon is theft. Related Links Harry Potter author J.