New Harry Potter novel-exclusive leak

The cover of J.K. Rowling's new Harry Potter book
The cover of J.K. Rowling’s new Harry Potter book

J.K. Rowling has a new book. A new book in her multimillion selling series to be precise. To celebrate the 25 years ago that Rowling came up with the idea for a character who goes by the name of ‘Harry Potter’, she will release this limited edition novel, and here at The Book Blogger we have had access to an exclusive leak, we managed to gain a a sneak peak at both the proposed cover and the blurb. Even more exclusively, we will reveal here for the first time the proposed title…

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Incredible true tale of World War II double agent

From 'The Times'
From ‘The Times’

It was Mark Twain who said that “Truth is stranger than fiction, but it is because fiction is obliged to stick to possibilities; truth isn’t”. Never has this held true more than in the case of Eddie Chapman, a figure whose story is so impossible, that MI5 stated that his tale was “different. In fiction it would be rejected as improbable”. In Agent Zigzag, Ben Macintyre has woven together the threads of a story which brings an entirely new level to the word ‘unbelievable’. It could be a blockbuster Hollywood spy film, complete with near constant explosions. But it’s not-because it’s all true, Chapman was probably the most successful British double agent in the war, and one of the best in history.

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