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Fantastic beasts and where to find them / Newt Scamander, J.K. Rowling ; illustrated by Olivia Lomenech Gill.

Rowling, J. K., author. (Author). Scamander, Newt, author. (Added Author). Lomenech Gill, Olivia, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 0 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
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1 current hold with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Detroit Lakes Public Library J ROW (Text) 33500012602157 Main Checked out 10/02/2019
Detroit Lakes Public Library J ROW (Text) 33500012602165 Main Checked out 09/14/2019
Moorhead Public Library J ROW (Text) 33500012602173 Main Checked out 09/19/2019

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  • ISBN: 1338216791
  • ISBN: 9781338216790
  • Physical Description: xviii, 135 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: [New edition]
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Summary, etc.: Offers alphabetically arranged entries detailing the characteristics of such mythical beasts as hippogriffs, blast-ended skrewts, dragons, and unicorns.
Author Notes

J.K. Rowling is the author of the bestselling Harry Potter series of seven books, published between 1997 and 2007, which have sold over 450 million copies worldwide, are distributed in more than 200 territories and translated into 79 languages, and have been turned into eight blockbuster films by Warner Bros. She has written three companion volumes to the series in aid of charity: <I>Quidditch Through the Ages</I> and <I>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</I> in aid of Comic Relief; and <I>The Tales of Beedle the Bard</I> in aid of her children's charity Lumos. Her website and e-publisher Pottermore is the digital hub of the Wizarding World. She has recently collaborated with writer Jack Thorne and director John Tiffany on the stage play <I>Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two</I>, which is now running at The Palace Theatre in London's West End. J.K. Rowling is also the author of a novel for adult readers, <I>The Casual Vacancy</I>, and, under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, is the author of three crime novels featuring private detective Cormoran Strike, which are to be adapted for BBC television. <I>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</I> marks J.K. Rowling's screenwriting debut.

Newt Scamander was awarded the Order of Merlin, Second Class, in 1979 in recognition of his services to the study of magical beasts, Magizoology. Now retired, he lives in Dorset with his wife, Porpentina, and their pet Kneazles: Hoppy, Milly, and Mauler.

Subject: Animals, Mythical > Fiction.
Monsters > Fiction.
Animals, Mythical > Juvenile fiction.
Monsters > Juvenile fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Dragons, Unicorns & Mythical.
JUVENILE FICTION / Fantasy & Magic.
JUVENILE FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables / General.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.

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