Novel "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban"
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JK Rowling | Newt Scamander | Kennilworthy Whisp
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[Asked by an interviewer about the next "Harry Potter" book]: Well, it will be a papery object with pages inside.
Character names in her books are often clues to their identities or secrets. For example, Professor Remus Lupin is a werewolf. According to myth, Romulus and Remus were the founders of Rome and were raised by wolves. His last name, Lupin, is derived from the Latin lupus, for wolf, and the English adjective lupine, meaning wolf-like. Lupin was converted into a werewolf by Fenrir Greyback, whose ...