• Character Babbitty Rabbitty was a witch in the wizarding fairy tale “Babbitty Rabbitty and the Cackling Stump” from The Tales of Beedle the Bard. In this fable, Babbitty Rabbitty outwits a greedy king and his “charlatan” sorceror who try to round up wizards and witches so they can have all the… Read More
• Creature Beetles and beetle parts are used in some potions. Rita Skeeter’s animagus form was a beetle. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:44 — 2.5MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Glossary British slang for idiot Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:44 — 2.5MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts |… Read More
• Character Sirius Black was James Potter’s closest friend, Harry Potter’s godfather, and an Animagus, who was falsely accused of betrayal and murder and imprisoned in Azkaban. Sirius Black was the elder of two boys born to an aristocratic family that was fiercely proud of its pureblood status and vehemently anti-Muggle. Unlike his younger brother Regulus and… Read More