JK Rowling Posts Twitter Tribute to Alan Rickman

JK Rowling Posts Twitter Tribute to Alan Rickman

Alan Rickman, the actor that portrayed Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films, passed away four years ago. His death has deeply impacted the fans and, of course, the creator of his most beloved character, JK Rowling. Even though Rowling, who wrote the seven-book series, didn’t write the script for the movies… she was involved in the making of them and like all of us, she holds a special place for Rickman in her heart. Image via Insider A fan of the films went on Twitter to thank Rowling for writing Snape’s character and for convincing Rickman to play the …

5 Philosopher’s Stone Memes

5 Philosopher’s Stone Memes

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I know I know, half of you are scandalized, but today, on the eighteenth anniversary of the film release of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, how am I supposed to bring sorcery into it? Apparently american children in 1997 thought philosophy was for nerds. You know what’s for nerds? Harry Potter. There are a lot of ways to reminisce about the only movie where they actually wear robes, but we’re internet people second, here at Bookstr. I think you know where this is going. Flawless Logic  Image via QuickMeme  Alright, I was the same age as Harry when I …

Top 7 Harry Potter Memes

Top 7 Harry Potter Memes

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Harry Potter has had twenty plus years to percolate in popular culture, and it’s produced a lot of content, including memes. Here are some funny ones.   He Takes His Job Seriously   Image via Imgur   The last thing Snape needs is art teacher vibes. I hate to let them down! It does make me feel like I understand Neville’s suffering though. Once in grade school, an art teacher told me I was bad at collages. I was stunned. I’m just glad I didn’t need to eat it.     Harry Potter, King of Shade   Image via LiveAbout …

The Top 10 Coolest Spells in ‘Harry Potter’

The Top 10 Coolest Spells in ‘Harry Potter’

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The Harry Potter universe is one of the most vast, intriguing worlds in fantasy, full of detailed depictions about the life of wizards, magical creatures, and the foundations of the magical world. One of the coolest aspects of it was the spells, each uniquely designed and showing off a cool effect via the simple Latin incantation with the flick of a wand. From the simple to the grandiose, here are the top ten coolest spells in the Potterverse.   10. Muffliato    Image Via Pottermore Muffliato is a charm that is one of the most useful spells Harry learns. Created by Severus Snape, …