But some recent moves leave fans, including Kat Miller, creative and marketing director of fan site MuggleNet
, feeling conflicted.
Entrepreneur Emerson Spartz told Business Insider that when hebegan home-schooling himself at age 12while he worked on his Harry Potter fan site, Mugglenet
, his parents gave him one requirement: to read four short biographies a day.
The casting call for the part of Modesty in the Fantastic Beasts film trilogy is posted on Harry Potter fansite MuggleNet
, despite the fan site warning visitors not to take too much from Rowling's comments until the entire interview is released on Thursday, hundreds of readers were joining in a renewed dissection of the characters' various romances.
More reading sessions in schools and libraries, as well as special editions and contests on fan sites such as Mugglenet
and The Leaky Cauldron, looks like the way to go.
Since the first book came out 10 years ago, fans have been creating unauthorized spin-offs such as MuggleNet
, with contributors in 183 countries; Potter-based podcasts; a Harry Potter presence in the virtual world Second Life; scores of blogs; and fan literature offshoots.
Although this site has changed in recent years, other fan sites have emerged, such as Mugglenet
But almost half of all fans logging on to mugglenet
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THE 19-year-old student at Notre Dame University in the US set up unofficial fansite MuggleNet
We are counting on Mobilcast to help us increase that number," said Andrew Sims of MuggleNet
, the leading Harry Potter fan site.
Before I got the part I used to go on Mugglenet
, a Harry Potter fansite, every day.