Excellent, Intermediate, Young Adult, Harry Potter, Magic, Interactive, Mini-Games
Pottermore is a unique website that gives readers a chance to explore the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling in a way that hasn't been done before. Users can use it as they read the books or play separately to immerse themselves in the world of Harry Potter. Each book has several “moments” with an excerpt from the book, illustrations, animation, and sound. Users can collect items such as potion ingredients and Bertie Bott’s Every Flavor Beans, brew potions, and duel others to earn house points. In the moments, users can unlock new content from J.K. Rowling to learn more about the wizarding world. The most exciting parts for Harry Potter fans is getting a unique and being sorted into a Hogwarts house with a sorting test written by Rowling herself. The Pottermore store also allows users to buy ebook and audio versions of the Harry Potter books and the books in the Hogwarts library.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Children's Book and Media Review: Vol. 36
, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/cbmr/vol36/iss1/6