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J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore Plans to Conjure Up Profit for 2017

By Eric Auchard FRANKFURT, Nov 22 – Pottermore, J.K. Rowling’s digital publishing company, expects to turn a profit in its current fiscal year, buoyed by rising sales of audio books and new ebooks that build on the nearly 20-year-old Harry Potter franchise, the company said on Tuesday. Launched as a fan community site in 2012,

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‘Fantastic Beasts’ Fuses Dark Themes with Plea for Acceptance

By Alicia Powell NEW YORK, Nov 21 – “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them”, the “Harry Potter” wizarding spinoff movie, had its world premiere on Thursday night, and the cast said they hoped the film would provide both escapist comfort and a message of acceptance in the real world. The film, the first of

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