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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of
Grindelwald Original Screenplay

BY J.K. ROWLING

Coming November 16th

J.K. Rowling’s five-part Fantastic Beasts adventure series continues with the original screenplay for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over all non-magical beings.

In an effort to thwart Grindelwald’s plans, Albus Dumbledore enlists Newt, his former Hogwarts student, who agrees to help once again, unaware of the dangers that lie ahead. Lines are drawn as love and loyalty are tested, even among the truest friends and family, in an increasingly divided wizarding world.

This second original screenplay from J.K. Rowling, illustrated with stunning line art from MinaLima, expands on earlier events that helped shape the wizarding world, with some surprising nods to the Harry Potter stories that will delight fans of both the books and films.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them:
The Original Screenplay

By J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling’s screenwriting debut is captured in this exciting hardcover edition of the Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them screenplay.

When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is misplaced and some of Newt's fantastic beasts escape, it spells trouble for everyone…

Inspired by the original Hogwarts textbook by Newt Scamander, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay marks the screenwriting debut of J.K. Rowling, author of the beloved and internationally bestselling Harry Potter books. A feat of imagination and showcasing a cast of remarkable characters, this is epic, adventure-packed storytelling at its very best. Whether an existing fan or new to the Wizarding World, this is a perfect addition to any film lover's or reader's bookshelf.

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A Spellbinding Guide to the Films of the Wizarding World

This handy handbook has everything fans need to sort hippogriffs from horcruxes, trace the lineage of the most noble wizarding families, explore the different wizarding-governments, and study Hogwarts from the early 1900s on. This beautiful guide is the perfect deep dive into Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts and how the two worlds are connected, complete with family trees, infographics, and more.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them:
Poster Book #2

A poster book featuring iconic images from the film!

This fantastic poster book includes 12 double-sided pullout posters featuring the iconic images from the film.

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them:
Fashion Sketchbook

Celebrate 1920s fashion and art deco style with this interactive colouring and creativity book.

Get your creativity flowing as you sketch, colour, doodle, and design the extraordinary clothing, shoes, accessories, jewelry, and magazines from the film!

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them:
Magical Movie Handbook

Relive the movie magic with this hardcover guide, which includes essential information about all the main characters of the film!

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them:
Character Guide

A handy guide!

Highlights all your favourite characters, locations, and magical moments featured in the film!

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Coloring and Creativity Book

Fans will have hours of fun with this interactive activity book based on the movie, full of creative prompts that will inspire fans to draw, doodle, colour, and create!

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Beasts: Cinematic Guide

Relive all the magic of Newt's world with this hardcover guidebook! Featuring your favorite beasts, scenes, and quotes from the movie.

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