The NY Times has a review of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows book even before the book goes on sale. (use bugmenot.com for username and password) This is actually quite normal for all books but with Potter, no review… more
Wal-Mart owns a chain of super market stores in Britain known as Asda. According to Bloomsbury, the publisher of Harry Potter books, Asda owes them money and until the bill is paid in full, no books for them. Bloomsbury, aka… more
With 1.6 million pre-orders, Amazon is sweetening the Harry Potter pot by offering a $5 Amazon certificate for anyone pre-ordering the Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows book before July 21. Via Publishers’ Weekly.
In a completely believable (to me) claim, a computer hacker has said that he hacked into Bloomsbury Publishing and stole a digital copy of the final Harry Potter book. The Hacker posts a brief (3 sentence) summary of the ending… more
No one but she and her publishing company are actually going to make money off the millions of Deathly Hollows books sold. Amazon has over 1,000,000 pre-orders world wide. Bookstores are planning events. But because discount competition is so fierce,… more
The AP reported that Harry Potter’s final installment will be released on July 21. Something to read after you’ve decompressed from the RWA Convention.