Oyster signs up Pottermore, will feature all 7 Harry Potter eBooks
The subscription eBook service Oyster has signed up a big one: Pottermore. The move will add all seven of the Harry Potter eBooks to the inventory of available eBooks available to readers.
“Harry Potter has consistently been one of the top ten searches on Oyster since we launched,” the company said on its blog.
“We’re raising a glass of butterbeer in celebration, because we now have all seven of the main Harry Potter books AND the three Hogwarts Library Books by J.K. Rowling!”
As part of the move, Oyster has issued an update to its app, very cutely calling this version 1.9.75 – get it, version 1.9 and 3/4s. Here’s the update information (it looks like they are learning a little marketing magic over at Oyster:
What’s New in Version 1.9.75
Accio Oyster! The entire Harry Potter series is now here on Oyster. Welcome to version 1.9 and ¾. Now repeat “I solemnly swear that I am up to no good,” before you read about what’s new…
◇ Features ◇
- We now have all seven of the Harry Potter books AND the three Hogwarts Library Books by J.K. Rowling!
- New Reader Themes just for Harry Potter! We designed themes inspired by each Hogwarts House, so pick your favorite or tap the Sorting Hat icon to select one at random.
- We added tons of Potter-inspired content throughout the app. Tap the Explore tab to see it all.
- Invisibility cloak—Want to read privately? Tap the Invisibility Cloak toggle to go incognito.
- Muggle Mode—Turn pages horizontally, just like a muggle. We won’t judge.
- And finally, we hope you took just the right amount of Felix Felicis because we’re giving away a free trip for two to experience The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando. You can enter on our website.