12 Harry Potter Secrets that J.K. Rowling Revealed on Twitter

Do you cry a lightning bolt-shaped tear every time you remember that the Harry Potter series ended in 2007? We know, we know: it’s unfair that your favorite characters had to be taken away from you. And that you still haven’t received your Hogwarts letter. Never fear, because there are many other Potterheads out there…


8th ‘Harry Potter’ Book Will Be the Last, Says J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter may have returned to the muggle world this weekend with Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, but the wizarding world's creator, J.K. Rowling, says that this is the last time we'll get a new installment to the iconic story. At the premiere of the West End play, the author said that Harry “goes…


Maddie Ziegler Is Writing a Memoir and Trilogy of Novels

Maddie Ziegler is well beyond your average 13-year-old. Aside from dominating as the ultimate dance prodigy, Maddie is also the youngest judge on the hit So You Think You Can Dance TV series. But of course, greatness isn't without even greater challenges. From pushing herself as the star of Dance Moms to standing by Sia's…


6 ​’Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’​ Plot Lines That Would Surprise Any Potterhead

It's finally here: the eighth Harry Potter story is now printed, bound, and in the hands of voracious readers around the world. But if we're being honest, though it's receiving rave reviews as a play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child reads less like a Harry Potter book and more like — well, fan fiction. (In…


17 Best ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Quotes from Scorpius Malfoy

Whether you loved or hated the script of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, or if you're one of the lucky ones who has or will attend the London production, you may have unwittingly fallen in love with the son of a certain Slytherin Seeker. After the initial announcement of Cursed Child, it was revealed…


Chelsea Clinton to Kick Off National Book Tour This April

From a very young age, Chelsea Clinton wanted to play a role in changing the world. Having had leadership roles with the Clinton Foundation and the Clinton Global Initiative University, the former First Daughter has proven her dedication to public service and her willingness to contribute to make the world a better place. One way…


J.K. Rowling Almost Introduced an Intriguing Weasley Cousin to the ‘Harry Potter’ Story

With seven precocious redheaded children running around, it's hard to imagine how the Weasley family could have possibly been any larger. But that was almost the case! That's because the original manuscript for [Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire](http://www.teenvogue.com/tag/harry-potter) contained a character named Mafalda Weasley. This daughter of a second cousin would have lived…


Barnes & Noble Bookstores Holding Harry Potter Holiday Balls Around the Country

It's been a magical year for Harry Potter fans, and the holiday season just got even more spellbinding. As if the releases of the Harry Potter and the Cursed Child book AND the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them movie (and all its promotional perks, like the ability to use your smart phone as…


This Newly Discovered Spider Looks Just Like a Harry Potter Sorting Hat

In a year that's blurred fact and fiction more than fans of either fact or fiction are comfortable with, the hits just keep on coming! Fans of the Harry Potter cinematic universe will be thrilled to hear that researchers have made a fantastical new creepy-crawly discovery. Named “Eriovixia gryffindori,” the newly identified spider is practically…


‘Harry Potter’ Spinoff Book ‘The Tales of Beedle the Bard’ Sold at an Auction for Nearly $500,000

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them may be the Harry Potter spinoff that's getting all the buzz thanks to the Eddie Redmayne-starring hit movie, but there's another Potter property that just made some serious dents at Gringotts. A rare copy of The Tales of Beedle the Bard, handwritten and hand-drawn by J.K. Rowling herself,…