• Character Spangle was a renowned researcher of Charms in the eighteenth century, notable for his work on Patronuses (and, specifically, the forms which Patronuses take).  The book Charms of Defence and Deterrence is considered his masterwork. Podcast: Play in new… Read More
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When Harry has finished recounting the story of his experience in the Chamber of Secrets, and Dumbledore has dismissed everyone else from his office, he asks Harry to have a seat.  He thanks Harry for the loyalty that called Fawkes to him in the Chamber, then opens the discussion… Read More
• Quote “It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.” Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:56 — 2.7MB)Subscribe:… Read More
• Source J.K. Rowling interview transcript, The Connection (WBUR Radio), 12 October, 1999 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:56 — 2.7MB)Subscribe: Apple Podcasts… Read More
• Event Craig Bowker Jr boards the Hogwarts Express on Platform Nine and Three-quarters at King’s Cross to start his first year at Hogwarts. He is surprised that a Potter is sorted into Slytherin (CC1.3), although it is unclear at that point which house he has himself been sorted into. Craig… Read More
• Source Harry tells his story to Dumbledore, McGonagall, Arthur Weasley, and Molly Weasley, Ginny and Lockhart are sent to hospital, Lucius Malfoy arrives with Dobby, and Harry tricks Lucius into freeing Dobby. Podcast: Play in new window |… Read More