Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies (Pottermore Presents)
‘Minerva was the Roman goddess of warriors and wisdom. William McGonagall is celebrated as the worst poet in British history. There was something irresistible to me about his name, and the idea that such a brilliant woman might be a distant relative of the buffoonish McGonagall.’ – J.K.... show more
‘Minerva was the Roman goddess of warriors and wisdom. William McGonagall is celebrated as the worst poet in British history. There was something irresistible to me about his name, and the idea that such a brilliant woman might be a distant relative of the buffoonish McGonagall.’ – J.K. RowlingPottermore Presents is a collection of J.K. Rowling’s writing: short reads originally featured on pottermore.com with some exclusive new additions. These eBooks, with writing curated by Pottermore, will take you beyond the Harry Potter stories as J.K. Rowling reveals her inspiration, intricate details of characters’ lives and surprises from the wizarding world. These stories of heroism, hardship and dangerous hobbies profile two of the Harry Potter stories’ most courageous and iconic characters: Minerva McGonagall and Remus Lupin. J.K. Rowling also gives us a peek behind the closed curtains of Sybill Trelawney’s life, and you’ll encounter the reckless, magical-beast-loving Silvanus Kettleburn along the way.
Format: Kindle Edition
Publish date: 2016-09-06
Publisher: Pottermore from J.K. Rowling
Pages no: 68
Edition language: English
Pottermore Presents currently three ebooks with collected extra writings from JK Rowling about the wizarding world. While they are not essential to the series, they provide just a little bit extra, which I liked a lot. This first book collects the stories on Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies. ...
★★★★½Not only were these short stories and character profiles an on-point read for Potter fans, they were also magisterially woven together into a tapestry that expresses the vast complexity of Rowling’s universe and her ability to keep it all hidden in plain sight.TL;DR at the bottom. Minerva McGo...
Good for fans of the series.
Pretty well known and basic information, but delivered with Rowling's beloved style. I wish each person could have their own spin-of though! I don't think I'll ever get tired of this universe!