Celebrate 20 years of Harry Potter magic!A brand new edition of this essential companion to the Harry Potter stories, with a new foreword from J.K. Rowling, an irresistible new jacket by Jonny Duddle, illustrations by Tomislav Tomic and six new beasts!An approved textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry since publication, Newt Scamander's masterpiece has entertained wizarding families through the generations. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an indispensable introduction to the magical beasts of the Wizarding World. In this comprehensively updated edition, eagle-eyed readers will spot a number of new beasts and an intriguing new author's note. Scamander's years of travel and research have created a tome of unparalleled importance. Some of the beasts will be familiar to readers of the Harry Potter books - the Hippogriff, the Basilisk, the Hungarian Horntail ... Others will surprise even the most ardent amateur Magizoologist. Dip in to discover the curious habits of magical beasts across five continents .'No wizarding household is complete without a copy' - Albus Dumbledore
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... Inspired by the original Hogwart’s textbook by Newt Scamander, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original screenplay marks the screenwriting debut of J.K. Rowling, author of the beloved and internationally bestselling Harry Potter books. A feat of imagination and featuring a cast of remarkable characters and magical creatures, this is epic adventure-packed storytelling at its very best. Whether an existing fan or new to the wizarding world, this is a perfect addition for any film lover or reader’s bookshelf. The film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them will have its theatrical release on 18th November 2016.
The essential film companion for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them! Learn all about the extraordinary beasts that Magizoologist Newt Scamander carries in his magical leather case! From the adorable, furry Niffler to the majestic Swooping Evil, this Cinematic Guide features captivating beasts and magical movie moments from Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
Return to the wizarding world and discover how director David Yates and producer David Heyman brought J.K. Rowling’s all new adventure, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them to the big screen. Inside the Magic: The Making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them introduces filmmaking fans to Newt Scamander, Magizoologist, and the principal characters, locations, artefacts and beasts that he encounters in 1920s New York. Explore the filmmaking magic behind MACUSA, the secretive American counterpart of the Ministry of Magic; The Blind Pig where the wizarding underworld gathers; and the magical secrets of Newt’s case. Each section contains profiles of the key characters, with revealing insights from Eddie Redmayne, Colin Farrell, Katherine Waterston, Alison Sudol, Dan Fogler and many others, together with sections on set design, costumes, make-up, special effects, art department & props (especially wands!), which are illuminated by interviews with David Heyman, David Yates, Stuart Craig, Colleen Atwood and a magical army of other crew. Packed with exciting photos that reveal the filmmaking process in discerning detail, this is the definitive adult companion book to the film, and perfect introduction to Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
This handy guide highlights all your favourite characters, locations and magical moments featured in the film!
As featured in the first year set texts reading list in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, 'Fantastic Beasts and where to find them' is an extensive introduction to the magical beasts that exist in the magical, non-Muggle world. Some of the animals featured in the A-Z you will have already met in the existing Harry Potter books: for example Hippogriff, Flobberworm, Kappa - others you certainly won't: read on to find out exactly what a Chizpurfle is, why there are so few Erumpents, or why one should always beware of the sinister Lethifold…As Albus Dumbledore says in his introduction, this set text book by Newt Scamander has given the perfect grounding to many a Hogwarts student. It will be helpful to all Muggles out there too… On reading the book you will also find that Harry, Ron and (in one instance) Hermione - couldn't resist grafittiing the book, and adding their own personal hand-written opinions. Did you know that : there are 700 ways of committing a foul in Quidditch? The game first began to evolve on Queerditch Marsh? What Bumphing is? That Puddlemere United is oldest team in the Britain and Ireland league? (founded 1163) All this information and much more could be yours once you have read this book: this is all you could ever need to know about the history, the rules - and the breaking of the rules - of the noble wizarding sport of Quidditch.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them takes fans to a new era in J.K. Rowling's Wizarding World, decades before Harry Potter and half a world away. Inspired by the Hogwarts textbook, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, written by J.K. Rowling's character, Newt Scamander, the film follows a magical mix-up that takes Newt on a chase around New York City looking for the magical creatures that have escaped from his case. This kit contains a collectible miniature replica of Newt's leather case, complete with sound and hand movement of the Niffler, along with a 48-page book of short profiles of Newt and the beasts and full-color imagery from the film.
Record your own magical journey with this Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them-themed writing journal. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them follows Magizoologist Newt Scamander as he has just completed a global excursion to find and document an extraordinary array of magical creatures. Designed to resemble Newt’s notebook as seen in the film, this journal is emblazoned with Newt’s signature logo and celebrates the exquisite art and design of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, making it a must-have for fans of J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World. With sturdy construction and a sewn binding, this journal lies flat, and the 192 lined, acid-free pages of high-quality, heavy stock paper take both pen and pencil nicely to encourage inspiration. The journal also features a ribbon placeholder, elastic closure, and 7.5 x 4.5–inch back pocket, ideal for holding photographs and sketches.
Learn about Newt's New York City! A travel/reference guide to the locations where the wizards, No-Majs and beasts in the hit movie Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them would have had their adventures in 1920s New York City. This guide explains how these sites are connected to the film and gives historical information about each of the sites. And if you are in New York City, this guide will help you visit these locations, with suggested itineraries, zoomable maps, subway directions and hyperlinks. A great gift for any fan of Fantastic Beasts, or anyone interested in New York City history regarding these locations, regardless of whether they ever intend to visit New York. For each New York City location in the book, the reader is given a description of the setting from the movie connected with the site, an address, map and subway directions for getting to the site, opening hours (where relevant), a description of which wizards, No-Majs or beasts from the film were at the site, and a brief history of the site. It also includes information on other Harry Potter related locations in the city (that have no relation to the movie). The book includes locations that were featured in the movie, locations that inspired specific locations in the movie and locations that inspired the general look and feel of 1920s New York City that the movie tried to recreate. Finally, the book includes several suggested itineraries to help the reader plan their travels, depending upon how much time they have and/or what their particular interests are. The book includes photographs and other images and includes a hyperlinked table of contents and hyperlinks to the websites of several of the locations included in the book to make the information easier to use and to make this book a useful reference guide for someone wanting to travel to the sites or wanting to learn more about the history of these locations. This book should be useful both to out-of-town tourists visiting New York City and residents of the city, who may not be familiar with how the film ties into particular locations.
Record your own magical journey with this Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them–themed writing journal. Forgot something? Next time write it down! The spell used to erase memories in J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, “Obliviate," features on this finely crafted journal that celebrates the exquisite art and design of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. With sturdy construction and a sewn binding, this journal lies flat, and the 192 lined, acid-free pages of high-quality, heavy stock paper take both pen and pencil nicely to encourage inspiration. The journal also features a ribbon placeholder, elastic closure, and back pocket ideal for holding small photographs and sketches.
Showcasing artwork from both Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Magical Characters & Places and Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Magical Creatures Coloring Books, this collection of 20 postcards is filled with intricate illustrations and dazzling designs from the film. This book of fantastic postcards, officially licensed by Warner Bros. Consumer Products, features a heavy card stock cover and enchanting black-and-white line art printed on heavy white paper with excellent opacity, ideal for coloring with markers, pencils, crayons, or paints, allowing readers to tap into their creative spirits for hours of entertainment and fun.
Celebrate the artistry of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with this Newt-Scamander-themed stationery set. Celebrate the artistry of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with this Newt Scamander-themed stationery set. This deluxe collectible set includes a 192-page blank journal, a wax stamp and two wax sticks, letter-writing paper, envelopes, and a paperweight--all of which feature Newt's signet. Enclosed in a box designed to resemble Newt's enchanted case, this finely crafted stationery set invites fans into the magical world of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
The essential film companion for Newt Scamander! Relive the magic of Newt's world with this guidebook featuring your favourite scenes and quotes from 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'.