MarketWatch • 13 hours ago
When Scholastic releases the book form of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” on Sunday, its format won’t really matter.
Quartz • 2 days ago
It’s been nine years almost to the day that millions of kids slammed their books shut on the final chapter of JK Rowling’s wizard epic starring the black-haired orphan-messiah Harry Potter. This week, the series, which sold 450 million copies worldwide, is breaking records again. On Sunday (July 31) publishers will release the “eighth story,”…
American City Business Journals • 4 days ago
The Galleria has submitted plans to expand the Edina shopping center for several more restaurants, home furnishing stores and apparel shops. Mall owner Hines is asking the city to approve the addition of nearly 20,000 square feet of retail space on the east side of the mall, which will bring the high-end shopping center to 397,500 square feet of leasable space. Hines will reconfigure and, in places, reconstruct the Barnes & Noble space.
Zacks • 4 days ago
Barnes & Noble may be a strong candidate for value investing, since it has a low P/E, solid outlook and a decent dividend.
Bloomberg • 4 days ago
On Saturday night, Jon Rosenthal will do something he hasn’t done in nearly a decade: He’ll dress up like a wizard.
American City Business Journals • 5 days ago
The eighth Harry Potter book is set for release on Sunday, and local book stores are already preparing with parties and pre-sales. "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is J.K. Rowling's latest account of the beloved literary hero. The story was crafted by Rowling and director John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne wrote the script.
Reuters • 6 days ago
Nine years after the publication of the seventh and last book in the best-selling boy wizard series, pre-orders for the script of a new, sold-out London play is the most pre-ordered book since 2007 in the United States, retail book sellers Barnes & Noble said on Monday. "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is billed as the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and is to be published at midnight on July 31. The play, based on an idea by British author and Potter creator J.K. Rowling, is set 19 years after "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." It features a grown-up Potter as an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic and father of three children who is grappling with his past.
MarketWatch • 6 days ago
Book retailer Barnes & Noble Inc. said on Monday "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts I & II" is the company's most pre-ordered book since its 2007 predecessor "Harry Potter and the ...
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