UPDATE: As of March 2012, you can now purchase all of the Potter books for your Kindle, Nook, etc. It’s not quite as awesome as the prequel below, but it helps us still hold on to our fandom.
UPDATE: We’re at war in the Crushable offices over whether Twilight or Harry Potter is a better franchise. Vote for your favorite in our Twilight vs. Harry Potter poll.
SWEEEEEETTT! The book publisher Waterstone’s website has now updated with J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter prequel, which sold for a ton of money in a charity auction this week (you can read more about the prequel’s other authors here). Here, in its entirety (800 words), is the Harry Potter Prequel.
The Harry Potter Prequel, by JK Rowling
The speeding motorcycle took the sharp corner so fast in the darkness that both policemen in the pursuing car shouted ‘whoa!’ Sergeant Fisher slammed his large foot on the brake, thinking that the boy who was riding pillion was sure to be flung under his wheels; however, the motorbike made the turn without unseating either of its riders, and with a wink of its red tail light, vanished up the narrow side street.