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PEOPLE.com is fantasy casting the “new short story”…

The “new short story” … which really isn’t a short story and really doesn’t tell us much that’s new, but whatever. PEOPLE.com is jumping on the media blitz bandwagon and giving their picks for casting the movie version, which you’ll … Continue reading

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Coming in October: “Mudbloods: A Film About Quidditch”

  Now this is a film I’d like to see. Muggle Quidditch originated at Nimbus, the first ever Harry Potter convention, in Orlando in 2003. I did the announcing for the first ever match, which was played in the ballroom of … Continue reading

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July 27, 2006

I have begun a blog where I intend to post Potter and Lexicon-related news and photographs: Madam Pince’s Potter Pages.

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February 12, 2006

Big news from Italy today. Here’s what Albireo sent us, along with scans which we’re going over very carefully: Today, on the Italian newspaper La Repubblica, there is an article about Book Aid International auction, with a complete picture of the … Continue reading

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February 8, 2006

A new Harry Potter resource website just opened which is absolutely fantastic. It’s called the Potter Index (Potter Index). This site makes a perfect complement to the Lexicon and the Quotes database here on the Floo. I know that the … Continue reading

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December 27, 2005

Today marks the birthday of my fellow Floo-network webmaster, Melissa Anelli. If you get a chance, wander over to the Leaky Cauldron and add a birthday wish comment there for her. HAPPY BIRTHDAY, MELISSA! – Steve (whose birthday it also happens to … Continue reading

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October 31, 2005

I had a blast doing the fan interview for this week’s Pottercast! If you’re curious about the Lexicon’s fine artists, please visit our “Artists” page that has links to biographies, mini-portfolios and their websites.

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October 27, 2005

Congratulations to artist Makani (Heather Campbell), who is now a staffer for our sister site The Leaky Cauldron. Makani’s artwork has been drawing quite a lot of attention due to her drawing skills and laugh-out-loud cartooning. See the entries below (September 11 & … Continue reading

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April 2, 2005

Our Spanish language partner site, Eldiccionario.org celebrates its first anniversary tomorrow! ¡Enhorabuena Pablo! ¡Feliz cumpleaños!

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December 25, 2004

Yeah, July 16, I know! I have a feeling that I’m the only fan who read that and panicked. I started looking hard at what needs to be finished around here before then, and it’s a bit daunting. It looks … Continue reading

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October 17, 2004

I was delighted to see the answer to another of my Open Letter questions on Jo’s website today. I have added the October 17 birthday to Flitwick’s page along with the first name Filius for sure. It’s just nice to know. … Continue reading

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Fan Site Award

What’s new indeed! We were delighted and a bit stunned to discover that the Lexicon was chosen by Jo to receive her Fan Site Award. I can’t even tell you what an honor it is to know that Jo actually … Continue reading

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