Beedle the Bard makes premiere

JK Rowling previewed The Tales of Beedle the Bard at a reading of The Deathly Hallows in London.

One of the seven hand-written and illustrated copies of the fairy tales, which featured prominently in the last Harry Potter book, will be auctioned off by Sotheby’s later this week to benefit Rowling’s Children’s Voice charity. It is expected to fetch as much as