JK Rowling to Release 12 Harry Potter Stories For Christmas


J.K. Rowling has announced she will release a new Harry Potter short story each day in the twelve days leading up to Christmas Eve.

We’re feeling extra generous this year, so we’re bringing you early gifts this Christmas. Starting Friday, December 12, we’ll be releasing a festive surprise for you every day at 1pm GMT (8am EST).

With wonderful writing by J.K. Rowling in Moments from Half-Blood Prince, shiny gold Galleons and even a new potion or two, make sure you don’t miss out – just visit pottermore.com and answer our rhyming riddles to unwrap a #PottermoreChristmas surprise every day.

There’s been various reports one story will focus on Draco Malfoy. This is the third time Jo has released new stories this year, with a Dumbledore’s Army story by Rita Skeeter released in July, and a Dolores Umbridge profile released for Halloween. If you’re not already registered, you can visit pottermore.com to sign up for a free account before the 12th.

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