Latest Harry Potter Stories

2011-06-23 06:05:00

NEW YORK, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- (NASDAQ: SCHL) Scholastic is proud to be a key partner in the Pottermore project, including connecting teachers and parents from our school and online channels directly to ebook sales via Pottermore and providing marketing and promotion support.

2011-06-03 15:25:00

LOS ANGELES, June 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV today announced that Emma Watson is confirmed to present viewers with an exclusive sneak peek of the final adventures of a global film phenomenon and one of the summer's most highly anticipated films - "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2" - during the "2011 MTV Movie Awards." Wizard-loving fans will be treated to a never-before-seen clip from the conclusion of the two-part motion picture event.

2011-05-26 08:45:00

NEW YORK, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Scholastic, the global children's publishing, education and media company, today announced lists of the 10 most influential books selected by adults and children on the company's online book community, YouAreWhatYouRead.com.

2011-05-03 11:55:00

NEW YORK, May 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The votes are in and movie fans have decided the final "2011 MTV Movie Awards" nominees.

2011-03-25 07:31:00

NEW YORK, March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The magic of Harry Potter swoops into New York City early with a special "sneak peek" weekend for Harry Potter: The Exhibition at Discovery Times Square on Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 3.

2011-03-10 07:00:00

NEW YORK, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Harry Potter fans in New York City can rejoice, as they will soon have the chance to step inside the famous wizard's magical world with Harry Potter: The Exhibition, which opens at Discovery Times Square on April 5, 2011.

2011-02-17 12:39:00

LONDON, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Play.com, the online entertainment retailer, has announced that it is seeing a record sales boost on DVDs that feature this year's big name BAFTA nominees, such as James Franco, Natalie Portman and Colin Firth.

2011-01-07 15:03:00

LONDON, January 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Estate of Adrian Jacobs, the deceased British children's author, regrets that its US breach of copyright action, brought in good faith against Scholastic INC in relation to Harry Potter in the USA has been summarily dismissed by a New York Judge. The Estate's US attorneys are presently analysing the judgment with a view to lodging an Appeal. The Trustee Paul Allen stated that "This US decision has no legal bearing upon the Estate's...

2011-01-06 18:20:00


2010-12-31 07:25:00

Bookseller Barnes & Noble said Thursday that its Nook e-reader is the biggest selling item in the company’s history, adding that it sold nearly 1 million e-books on Christmas Day alone.

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