J.K. Rowling releases four new stories on Pottermore that will explore the wizarding world in North America


One question that Harry Potter fans have asked is what if there was Hogwarts in America. Well, wonder no more.

Earlier today, it was announced on Pottermore that J.K. Rowling will be the releasing a new 4-part series that will be called “Magic in North America.” The stories will finally allow readers to explore this currently unknown part of the wizarding world and will set the scene for the highly anticipated Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, which will be released on November 18.

The first story, entitled “History of Magic in North America” will be released on Tuesday, March 8 at 9am. Entertainment Weekly shared an exclusive promo video on Twitter that gives an overview of the topics that the first story will cover.

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