British intelligence agency GCHQ helped prevent 'Harry Potter' book leak back in the day
April 11, 2016 - Uncategorized
LONDON — Anyone who was a Harry Potter fan back when the books were still being written will remember the intense frenzy that greeted each novel’s release date.
What people might not know, however, is the extreme lengths that publishing house Bloomsbury went to in order to keep the contents of each new book a secret.
The founder of Bloomsbury, Nigel Newton, spoke to Australian radio station ABC last week to shed some light on the measures that had to be taken.
“It was completely mad and we were at the eye of the storm,” Newton said. Read more…