• Character Founder(?) of Zonko’s Joke Shop. Possibly a real person, possibly a made-up name or nickname. Zonko’s went out of business in 1996 (HBP12). Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 2:42 —… Read More
• Businesses, merchants, and shops Zonko’s is a favourite place for Hogwarts students to shop. They carry “jokes and tricks to fulfill even Fred’s and George’s wildest dreams,” including Dungbombs, Hiccup Sweets, Frog Spawn Soap, and Nose-Biting Teacups (PA14). During the dark time of 1996 and 1997, Zonko’s closed and was boarded up. Fred… Read More
• Muggle places A local zoo to which the Dursleys took Dudley on his eleventh birthday, along with Piers Polkiss and, against their will, Harry (PS2). At the zoo, they bought ice cream treats, saw a gorilla, ate at the zoo restaurant, and visited the reptile house (which Dudley found boring because… Read More