J K Rowling has prompted a wave of excitement by putting up a website called Pottermore which links to a countdown on youtube.
The countdown is leading to an announcement by the author at midday on Thursday 23rd June. Jo Rowling has however dashed hopes that she is writing a new Harry Potter book. It has however prompted worldwide speculation amongst Potter fans eager for something new. Theories suggested have included an interactive Harry Potter encyclopedia or maybe an animated series. Whatever Jo is planning it is extremely well timed. The final installment to the Potter is released in cinemas in just a few weeks.