You might want to study up for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them because any and all material could be tested on your OWL exams, including this new history lesson.
J.K. Rowling has given Harry Potter fans a treat well ahead of the new trilogy's release. The British author is releasing a new series of four original stories on Pottermore titled, The History of Magic in North America. The fictional tales will only be available on Rowling's Pottermore, with the first one dropping on March 8 at 9 a.m.
The History of Magic in North America will explore topics not yet discussed in the book series or movies, but will get readers and fans prepared for what's to come in Eddie Redmayne's forthcoming movie. The new series will cover a variety of topics including, Ilvermorny, the U.S. version of Hogwarts; Skin-walkers, a Native American legend; the Salem Witch Trials; and the Magical Congress of the United States of America, the U.S.' Ministry of Magic.