Though Potter and Rowling have shared the same birthday since Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was published in 1997, Hogwarts fans are speculating that Rowling has something special planned this year. Not a-pile-of-magical-letters-and-an-oversized-gameskeeper-announcing-that-you're-a-wizard special. More like surprise-I'm-writing-an-eighth-book special. Stranger things have happened.
The Mirror has compiled a list of so-called clues and the important Harry Potter-related events that have happened on past birthdays. Dare you dream?
We trust Harry and J.K. will have a great day with or without any big news. But, we'll admit that we want cake and a new book, too.
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