April 19, 2019

When most people consume the Harry Potter stories, they are consumed in 1 of 2 forms: reading the book (whether that be on page or screen), or watching the movies.  However, what many do not realise is that there is an intermediary step: the audiobooks.  The audiobooks...

January 25, 2019

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone was released over 20 years ago AND incredibly, the 1st edition book is STILL in print. Needless to say, in the 20+ years the 1st edition of this book has been in print, changes have happened, AND these changes can affect value. AND...

January 17, 2019

 If you’re like me, you scour book auction and sales sites to find the best deals available in order to grow your collection in the most inexpensive way possible. However, while scouring, there is usually plenty of crap to sift through–namely ads proclaiming, most like...

January 13, 2019

Kalaallisut AKA Western Greenlandic[1]

Kalaallisut: Inuit language in the Eskimo-Aleut language family; Closely Related to Alaskan and Canadian Inuit languages (I.E. Inukitut)

Speakers: Approxiamtely 61,000 speakers throughout Greenland and Denmark (54,000 Greenland and...

January 6, 2019

     A few years ago, a collector friend I've known for quite a few years said he's not only heard of but knew of some one who had sold a Junior Library Guild edition of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets -a book that myself and every other Harry Potter book...

December 26, 2018

I cannot believe how fast the last year has gone AND how many things have come to pass in the Potterverse! And I know next year will only go faster and have at least as many (and probably more!) Harry Potter events! With that said, a lot happened in the Potterverse in...

December 5, 2018

For some time, myself and other collectors I know, have been waiting for the day when we'd see authentic J.K. Rowling Holograms with forged Rowling signatures, and very sadly, that day has arrived. I've found 4 Rowling forgeries with the J.K. Rowling Hologram, which we...

April 25, 2018

Updated Post with new Info, January 6, 2019.

Earlier, I discussed how the only valuable book club edition (BCE) of the US Harry Potter series is the Junior Library Guild (JLG) Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone–this is still true and they’re quite valuable in almost...

April 10, 2018

As I have discussed previously, Book Club Editions (BCEs) are in most cases valueless for collectors of fine books, and are generally considered to be worth no more than the readability of the book by this group. However, there are a fair few BCEs that have some collec...