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Magic continues with three new Harry Potter books coming soon

Didn't get your Hogwarts letter? The new books may offer the closest thing Muggles can get to a wizarding education.

Three new books about life in Harry Potter's wizarding world are on the way.

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For Harry Potter fans, 2016 has been like being set loose in Honeydukes sweets shop.

If the "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" London play and published script and the upcoming "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" movie weren't enough, three new e-books are on the way from author J.K. Rowling and her Pottermore site.

The e-books, announced Wednesday, will combine material already published on Pottermore with new writing from Rowling, and will all be released September 6.

"Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide" promises details about Harry's famed school, juicy tidbits about the house ghosts and "what happens when the Sorting Hat can't decide on a student's house," which of course happened to Harry himself.

"Short Stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists" digs into the darker side of wizardry, including the chilling Azkaban prison.

And "Short Stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies" looks into the backstories of Hogwarts staff, including Minerva McGonagall and "Care of Magical Creatures" teacher Silvanus Kettleburn.

The e-books, which are already available for preorder, cost $2.99 each (£2.30, AU$3.91) and range in length from 63-70 pages. No word on whether completing all three results in the awarding of an honorary Hogwarts diploma, but that's our hope.