Rowling's costume was a fairy tale written on her dress. Very cool, yes, but also a little impractical for publishing purposes. Where is it now?
So that book, I don't know if it'll ever be published, but it's actually hanging in a wardrobe currently.
Fans on Twitter were a little frustrated by the turn of events:
Others thought there might be some sort of shrewd business choices involved:
A word of advice, Ms. Rowling: if you were ever to put out a clothing line with stories written on each dress, millions would turn out for the midnight release, and your line would probably break records as the most widely sold clothing series of all time. Just something to think about.
H/T - Mashable, The Independant