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{{Quote|Newt's masterpiece has been an approved textbook at [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] ever since its publication and must take a substantial amount of credit for our students' consistently high results in [[Care of Magical Creatures]] examinations yet it is not a book to be confined to the classroom. No wizarding household is complete without a copy of Fantastic Beasts, well thumbed by the generations who have riffled its pages in search of the best way to rid the lawn of Horklumps, interpret the mournful cries of the Augurey, or cure their pet Puffskein of drinking out of the toilet.|[[Albus Dumbledore]], ''Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them'' foreword.|Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)}}
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{{Quote|Newt's masterpiece has been an approved textbook at [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] ever since its publication and must take a substantial amount of credit for our students' consistently high results in [[Care of Magical Creatures]] examinations yet it is not a book to be confined to the classroom. No wizarding household is complete without a copy of Fantastic Beasts, well thumbed by the generations who have riffled its pages in search of the best way to rid the lawn of Horklumps, interpret the mournful cries of the Augurey, or cure their pet Puffskein of drinking out of the toilet.|[[Albus Dumbledore]]|Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)}}
 
'''''Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them''''' is a book written by [[Newton Scamander|Newt Scamander]] detailing magizoology and describing magical creatures. It was a standard textbook at [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] since it was written in 1927.<ref name=FB>''[[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)]]''</ref>
 
'''''Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them''''' is a book written by [[Newton Scamander|Newt Scamander]] detailing magizoology and describing magical creatures. It was a standard textbook at [[Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry]] since it was written in 1927.<ref name=FB>''[[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)]]''</ref>
   
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==Chapters==
 
==Chapters==
[[File:FantasticBeastsProp.jpg|right|200px|thumb|A copy of ''Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them''.]]
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[[File:FantasticBeastsProp.jpg|thumb|left|160px|A copy of ''Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them''.]]
 
*''Introduction''
 
*''Introduction''
 
**''About This [[List of books|Book]]''
 
**''About This [[List of books|Book]]''
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==Behind the scenes==
 
==Behind the scenes==
 
*A [[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)|real]] version of the book was written by [[J. K. Rowling]] to raise money for the [[Comic Relief]] charity in [[2000s|2001]].
 
*A [[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)|real]] version of the book was written by [[J. K. Rowling]] to raise money for the [[Comic Relief]] charity in [[2000s|2001]].
*It is unknown why this book was required for [[Harry Potter]] to get this book in the [[1991–1992 school year]] when he did not start [[Care of Magical Creatures]] until the [[1993–1994 school year]]. As in ''[[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)]]'', [[Dumbledore]] states it is required for [[Care of Magical Creatures]]. Though, it is possible it was required for [[Defense Against the Dark Arts]]. Harry's copy is protected by the [[Thief's Curse]].
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*It is unknown why this book was required for [[Harry Potter]] to get in his First Year ([[1991–1992 school year]]) since he did not start [[Care of Magical Creatures]] until the Third Year ([[1993–1994 school year]]). As in ''[[Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (real)]]'', [[Dumbledore]] states it is required for [[Care of Magical Creatures]]. Though, it is possible it was required for [[Defense Against the Dark Arts]]. Harry's copy is protected by the [[Thief's Curse]].
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*A listing for the book on Scholastic's ''Harry Potter'' site gives the price as 14 [[Sickles]] and 3 [[Knuts]].<ref name="Scholastic">[http://harrypotter.scholastic.com/series_information/ Scholastic ''Harry Potter'' site - Series Information]</ref>
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==Fantastic Beasts Bestiary Video==
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[[File:Harry Potter - Fantastic Beasts Beastiary|center|591 px]]
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==Film adaptation==
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It was announced on 12 September 2013 that a film adaption was in the works with Rowling making her screenwriting debut for the film. The film will take place in the same universe as the Harry Potter films but will not be a prequel or sequel to them.
   
 
==Appearances==
 
==Appearances==
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]]'' {{1st Mention}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone]]'' {{1st Mention}}
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*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (film)]]''<ref>[http://www.theprintorium.com/shop/the-harry-potter-collection/fantastic-beasts-and-where-to-find-them.html Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - The Printorium]</ref>
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)]]'' {{C|Mentioned only on a [[Famous Wizard Card]]}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (video game)]]'' {{C|Mentioned only on a [[Famous Wizard Card]]}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)]]'' {{C|Mentioned only on a [[Famous Wizard Card]]}}
 
*''[[Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (video game)]]'' {{C|Mentioned only on a [[Famous Wizard Card]]}}
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==References and Notes==
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==References and notes==
 
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Publication information
Author

Newt Scamander

Publisher
Subject

Magizoology and Magical creatures

Copies

Hogwarts Textbook

"Newt's masterpiece has been an approved textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry ever since its publication and must take a substantial amount of credit for our students' consistently high results in Care of Magical Creatures examinations — yet it is not a book to be confined to the classroom. No wizarding household is complete without a copy of Fantastic Beasts, well thumbed by the generations who have riffled its pages in search of the best way to rid the lawn of Horklumps, interpret the mournful cries of the Augurey, or cure their pet Puffskein of drinking out of the toilet."
Albus Dumbledore[src]

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is a book written by Newt Scamander detailing magizoology and describing magical creatures. It was a standard textbook at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry since it was written in 1927.[1]

A copy of this book cost two Galleons at Flourish and Blotts.[2]

ChaptersEdit

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A copy of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.

  • Introduction
    • About This Book
    • What Is a Beast?
    • A Brief History of Muggle Awareness of Fantastic Beasts
    • Magical Beasts in Hiding
      • Safe Habitats
      • Controls on Selling and Breeding
      • Disillusionment Charms
      • Memory Charms
      • The Office of Misinformation
    • Why Magizoology Matters
    • Ministry of Magic Classifications
  • An A-Z of Fantastic Beasts


Beasts included in the bookEdit


Behind the scenesEdit

Fantastic Beasts Bestiary VideoEdit

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Harry Potter - Fantastic Beasts Beastiary


Film adaptationEdit

It was announced on 12 September 2013 that a film adaption was in the works with Rowling making her screenwriting debut for the film. The film will take place in the same universe as the Harry Potter films but will not be a prequel or sequel to them.

AppearancesEdit

References and notesEdit


Care of Magical Creatures
The Monster Book
Professors: Silvanus Kettleburn · Rubeus Hagrid · Wilhelmina Grubbly-Plank (substitute teacher)
Textbooks: The Monster Book of Monsters · Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Care of Magical Creatures at Hogwarts: Hagrid's Hut · Forbidden Forest · Care of Magical Creatures classroom
Creatures studied: Hippogriffs · Flobberworms · Salamanders · Blast-Ended Skrewts · Nifflers · Unicorns · Thestrals · Bowtruckles · Crups · Fire crabs · Knarls · Kneazles · Porlocks

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