Traditional red phone box becomes Gozo’s smallest library

One of Gozo’s prettiest villages is ringing the changes. The traditional red phone box in the heart of San Lawrenz has been converted into one of the smallest lending libraries in the world, stocking 100 books. The box has been fitted with five wooden shelves and offers Dan Brown thrillers, Agatha Christie murder mysteries, celebrity […]

Rare Harry Potter book fetches €31,000 at auction

A rare original copy of the first Harry Potter book has sold for €31,000 at auction. The first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, JK Rowling’s debut novel, was bought by a private collector from the UK. The 1997 book, published with two errors, was sold by at a church jumble sale for […]

J.K. Rowling is releasing four new Harry Potter stories

J. K. Rowling is set to release four new Harry Potter books next month. The author, 53, will unveil the eBook shorts on her digital platform Pottermore on June 27. She said fans would have the chance to ‘delve deeper into the rich history of magic’. The four bitesize Harry Potter stories will be themed […]