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Would You Pay $50,000 for The Holy Grail of Harry Potter Books

First edition of Harry Potter books are now selling for $50,000

Before J.K. Rowling became uber-famous for publishing the Harry Potter series, her first edition book, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, released in 1997, had only 500 copies. So, no wonder why this exceptionally rare UK hardcover first edition can fetch up to $55,000 depending on their condition! Of those 500 copies, 300 were distributed […]

New Covers Of Harry Potter By Kazu Kibuishi

Harry Potter 15th Anniversary covers by Kazu Kibuishi

Very few people in the world who does not know who Harry Potter, but 15 years ago almost no one had heard of the young wizard. His story began 15 years ago, in England, where is published the first part of this incredibly successful literary series. The story, written by Joanne K. Rowling almost never […]

Harry Potter Book Sold for $227,000 at Auction

A 1997 first edition of “Harry Potter & The Philosopher’s Stone” annotated by J.K. Rowling sold for $227,000 at a London auction Tuesday.

A unique first edition of the novel “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone,” with the author notes, J. K. Rowling, sold for a record $228,000 at the London charity auction. Book from the 1997 with 22 notes and 43 original illustrations by “second thoughts” and comment of writer, has reached the highest price ever for […]

Harry Potter Wizards Collection 31-Disc Blu-ray/DVD Set Announced

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Harry Potter fans have a reason to rejoice today, and a reason to save up some money. Warner Bros. will soon release the Harry Potter Wizards Collection, a massive 31-disc Blu-ray/DVD set that contains everything a fan could ever want, for the price of $349.99. The utterly magical collection comprises of a total of 31 discs, out […]

Pinewood Studios Acquired By Billionaire Island Resident

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John Whittaker Pinewood Shepperton, film studios used for the James Bond and Harry Potter movies has been sold to the largest shareholder and property tycoon John Whittaker. John Whittaker, chairman of Peel Group has purchased the studios at the value of £96 million. The 75-year-old studio, which is also home to the Batman and the […]

Harry Potter: The Exhibition – The World of Wizardry Coming in New York

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Harry Potter: The Exhibition Harry Potter: The Exhibition, featuring hundreds of original props and costumes from the movies, is to open April 5 at Manhattan’s Discovery Times Square. Featured at the Times Square exhibition will be new props from the final two films: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and HPDH Part 2. Props, […]

Top Harry Potter Vacation on Location Spots to Visit in Britain

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The Warwick Castle LOS ANGELES, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — The eagerly anticipated Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows I hits theaters November 19, 2010.  VisitBritain, the national tourist board for England, Scotland and Wales, has prepared a roster of ‘not-to-be-missed’ locations throughout the UK for Harry Potter fans.  Now is the perfect time for […]