Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them By J.K. Rowling, Newt Scamander
- Narrated by: Eddie Redmayne
- Series: Hogwarts Library Books, Wizarding World, Wizarding World
- Length: 1 hr and 54 mins
- Release date: 03-14-17
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them By J.K. Rowling, Newt Scamander AudioBook Summary
“A glance through Muggle art and literature of the Middle Ages reveals that many of the creatures they now believe to be imaginary were then known to be real.”
As every fan of the Harry Potter stories knows, the shelves of the Hogwarts Library are home to all sorts of fascinating books. There are three in particular you might have heard mentioned by certain Hogwarts students and that you can add to your listening list too, including Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
A set textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry since publication, Newt Scamander’s masterpiece has entertained wizarding families through the generations. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an indispensable introduction to the magical beasts of the wizarding world.
Flipping through the pages of Newt’s famous journal, you’ll journey around the globe and discover the many and varied creatures that he made it his life’s work to study and protect. Some of the beasts will be familiar to fans of the Wizarding World – the Hippogriff, the Niffler, the Hungarian Horntail…while others will surprise even the most ardent amateur Magizoologist.
Who better to narrate this stunning catalogue of magical creatures than Eddie Redmayne, who plays Newt Scamander in the Fantastic Beasts movies? Eddie’s film credits include The Danish Girl, My Week with Marilyn, Les Misérables and The Theory of Everything, for which he won a Golden Globe, an Academy Award, and a BAFTA Award for Best Actor.