J.K. Rowling sent twitter into a spin last night with a series of cryptic tweets that hinted at her writing a new novel, then hinting that it might be a new Harry Potter novel, followed by millions of fans hinting that they were very very excited.
It started when Rowling sent this tweet:
Which led inevitably to tweets like this:
We believe OMFG is an anagram for Oh My (it) Feels Good.
And tweets like that led to tweets like this from J.K. Rowling:
Which led to Jo not working at all, but posting this riddle:
Which led to some very quick fans coming up with this message:
Which led to many of us doing this:
So where does that leave us?
A long way from confirmed, but it looks more and more likely that we’ll be seeing a new Harry Potter novel, sooner rather than later.
Yep, we’re calling it.
But for now, have you seen the new editions of Harry Potter? They’re very pretty. Click here to check them out.
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