Harry Potter: A Pop-Up Guide to Diagon Alley and Beyond Recreates All Your Favorite Magical Shops in Miniature

If only you could perform a Shrinking Charm on yourself so you could walk around in there.
If only you could perform a Shrinking Charm on yourself so you could walk around in there.
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We’re just weeks away from September 1, which means hundreds of Hogwarts students are headed to Diagon Alley to purchase the next grade’s Standard Book of Spells, restock potions kits, and spend every remaining Knut at Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes. Paper engineer Matthew Reinhart is bringing all that magic to life—in miniature—with a new pop-up book from Insight Editions.

In Harry Potter: A Pop-Up Guide to Diagon Alley and Beyond, readers can flip the pages to reveal intricate, 3D renderings of shops like Ollivanders and the Leaky Cauldron, and even pull tabs to recreate some scenes from the films—a certain hair-raising escape from Gringotts involving a dragon, for example. The book will be released on October 20, 2020, and you can pre-order it for $75 from Amazon.

Try not to run into Draco Malfoy in Madame Malkin's Robes for All Occasions.Insight Editions

It’s part of Insight Editions’s fall offering of Harry Potter-themed books, which has something for just about every type of Potterhead. For coloring enthusiasts, there’s Harry Potter: Coloring Wizardry, featuring more than 80 illustrations from the films. It’s a great opportunity to see if you can perfect the greasy sheen of Snape’s black tresses using crayons, colored pencils, or whatever your utensil of choice is. You can pre-order the book, on sale October 13, for $13 from Amazon.

Make sure you use a nice, bright green for Harry's eyes.Insight Editions/Amazon

And since Christmas at Hogwarts is more enchanting than possibly any other place—real or magical—Insight Editions is publishing a $20 hardcover book that takes you through all the unforgettable holiday sequences from the films, complete with behind-the-scenes photographs and facts, comments from the actors and filmmakers, and removable posters and stickers. Harry Potter: Christmas at Hogwarts: Magical Movie Moments comes out on October 6, and you can pre-order it from Amazon.

Daniel Radcliffe and his fellow actors didn't exactly have to pretend that the Polyjuice Potion tasted disgusting.Insight Editions

Other items in the collection include: Harry Potter: Travel Magic, a $23 book filled with removable reproductions of iconic props like Harry’s Hogwarts acceptance letter and a Chocolate Frog box; Harry Potter: The Broom Collection, a $30 volume with answers to everything you’ve ever wondered about magical broomsticks, Quidditch, and the process of bringing the sport to the screen; and a series of $20 guided journals themed according to each of the four Hogwarts Houses (Gryffindor, Ravenclaw, Hufflepuff, and Slytherin).

Embrace your inner Ravenclaw by chronicling all your wit and wisdom.Insight Editions

Looking for other ways to indulge your Potter-mania? Here are 14 other Harry Potter products you can pick up for yourself or another Potterhead in your life.

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Amazon's Under-the-Radar Coupon Page Features Deals on Home Goods, Electronics, and Groceries

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Now that Prime Day is over, and with Black Friday and Cyber Monday still a few weeks away, online deals may seem harder to come by. And while it can be a hassle to scour the internet for promo codes, buy-one-get-one deals, and flash sales, Amazon actually has an extensive coupon page you might not know about that features deals to look through every day.

As pointed out by People, the coupon page breaks deals down by categories, like electronics, home & kitchen, and groceries (the coupons even work with SNAP benefits). Since most of the deals revolve around the essentials, it's easy to stock up on items like Cottonelle toilet paper, Tide Pods, Cascade dishwasher detergent, and a 50 pack of surgical masks whenever you're running low.

But the low prices don't just stop at necessities. If you’re looking for the best deal on headphones, all you have to do is go to the electronics coupon page and it will bring up a deal on these COWIN E7 PRO noise-canceling headphones, which are now $80, thanks to a $10 coupon you could have missed.

Alternatively, if you are looking for deals on specific brands, you can search for their coupons from the page. So if you've had your eye on the Homall S-Racer gaming chair, you’ll find there's currently a coupon that saves you 5 percent, thanks to a simple search.

To discover all the deals you have been missing out on, head over to the Amazon Coupons page.

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This Four-Layer Face Mask Has a Two-Speed Fan Inside

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If you're looking for another face mask to bring with you while you're out and about, the Electric Respirator LED Fan Mask offers plenty of protection, thanks to a four-layer, KN95-certified filter and a two-speed fan motor for constant fresh air. And while it may sound like a massive contraption to wear, it’s actually a tiny geometric piece that's available in black or white.

The custom four layers of filters in the Electric Respirator LED Fan Mask are designed to keep the air you breathe safe and clean, which starts with a strong anti-bacterial net to filter large particles in the air. Anything that gets through there will be checked at the second filter—the activated carbon filter, where particles are sterilized and deodorized. It’ll even keep you safe from harmful substances like formaldehyde.

If stubborn particles like pollen, smoke, and dust still make their way through the first two layers, they’ll be faced with a HEPA filter at the third layer. A fourth and final layer works to inhibit bacterial growth through the release of negative oxygen ions. The two-speed fan motor doubles down on moisture prevention.

You can get the modern four-layer mask in black or white, and for a limited time, you can get them each in black or white two-packs for $87.

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