'Beedle the Bard'
'Beedle the Bard'

JKR updates site with 'Beedle the Bard' launch news

  October 28, 2008 at 9:32 AM ET
  Geri     HPANA (via JKRowling.com)
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J.K. Rowling, author of the the Harry Potter series updatedopens in new window her site earlier today with news of the launch of The Tales of Beedle the Bard in Edinburgh, Scotland on December 4th. Ms. Rowling states that a random ballot run by the local newspaper, and contests from Scholastic, Bloomsbury and Amazon are the only way to win tickets to attend the event.

You can go to Scholasticopens in new window to enter their essay competition. You can go to Bloomsburyopens in new window (British publisher of the book) and Amazonopens in new window for additional information on the book.

Proceeds from the sale of the book will benefit the Children's High Level Groupopens in new window, of which Rowling is a founding member.

Thanks to Harry Latinoopens in new window for the tip.


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