Harry Potter author JK Rowling has announced that she will release her new children’s book Ickabog for free online, The Independent reports.
The 54-year-old said she wants to help children in lockdown or even those attending school stay entertained during the pandemic.
Two or three chapters will be released every weekday starting from 3:00pm this afternoon until 10 July.
Rowling has assured fans that they will not have to register to access the story. Instead, Ickabug will be made available on a new website set to be launched this afternoon.