The Harry Potter World extends beyond the original series. From textbooks to screenplay, the complementary books explore these magical universes in writing:
Hogwarts Library book
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them—Textbook about the magical creatures in the Harry Potter universe.
- Quidditch Through the Ages—Textbook about Quidditch in the Harry Potter universe.
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard—Book of children’s stories mentioned in Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Newt Scamander Adventures
- Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay—Prequel to the original book series. When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is misplaced and some of Newt’s fantastic beasts escape, it spells trouble for everyone…
- Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald — The Original Screenplay—At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings. In an effort to thwart Grindelwald’s plans, Albus Dumbledore enlists Newt, his former Hogwarts student, who agrees to help once again, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead.
Pottermore Presents (only in ebooks)
- Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide—This eBook, 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.
- Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists—These stories of power, politics and pesky poltergeists give you a glimpse into the darker side of the wizarding world, revealing the ruthless roots of Professor Umbridge, the lowdown on the Ministers for Magic, the history of the wizarding prison Azkaban and more.
- Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies—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, 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.