Shopping Cart -

Your cart is currently empty.
Continue Shopping
This website use cookies and similar technologies to improve the site and to provide customised content and advertising. By using this site, you agree to this use. To learn more, including how to change your cookie settings, please view our Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the Australia version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Quill & Quire > April 2016 > Best of times, Worst of times

Best of times, Worst of times

Nathan Whitlock on great and terrible news from the book world


J.K. Rowling confirmed the “existence” of seven other wizarding schools in the Harry Potter universe, in addition to the three mentioned in the books, which is about as useful as knowing Ahab was oblivious to other white whales swimming around in Moby-Dick.

A petition to name a new element “octarinel,” after late author Terry Pratchett’s fictional “colour of magic,” obtained 40,000 signatures. No word on the likely spoiler campaign by men’s-rights activists who think the name “Terry” is girly.

Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Quill & Quire - April 2016
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - April 2016
Or 449 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only $ 8.50 per issue
Or 8499 points

View Issues

About Quill & Quire

YASUKO THANH brings a wandering spirit to her debut novel.