MyLeaky Login

Join the largest Harry Potter Social Network on the Web! | FAQ

In the News

J.K. Rowling Updates Diary Regarding Spoilers

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Posted by: Melissa
May 14, 2007, 07:56 AM

J.K. Rowling has updated her diary this morning, with a note about her stance on spoilers and how she has appreciated our spoiler policy from April 28 (which said, essentially, if you spoil us we'll hurt be very upset with you). She says:

"I want the readers who have, in many instances, grown up with Harry, to embark on the last adventure they will share with him without knowing where they are they going.

...There will always be sad individuals who get their kicks from ruining other people's fun, but while sites like Leaky take such an active stance against them, we may yet win. Even if the biggest secret gets out - even if somebody discovers the Giant Squid is actually the world's largest Animagus, which rises from the lake at the eleventh hour, transforms into Godric Gryffindor and... well, I wouldn't like to spoil it.

You know, Jo, we went to all that effort to convince people not to spoil us and you drop a major bomb like that Giant Squid thing. Sheesh. Do we have to get out the pitchfork?

Seriously, though: We're thrilled at such a lovely note of appreciation for something about which we feel so strongly. Thanks, Jo. :)

And again, to the sneaks: Watch out, now Jo's going to join the march against ya. You stand no chance!

Previous Article | Next Article Browse all Recent Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows News

157 Comments

roonwit
Posted by roonwit on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
elvine
Posted by elvine on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Rachel
Posted by Rachel on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
roonwit
Posted by roonwit on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
angela can apparate
Posted by angela can apparate on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Dapylil
Posted by Dapylil on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
aughra
Posted by aughra on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
HarryJamesPotterLover
Posted by HarryJamesPotterLover on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Wingardium
Posted by Wingardium on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
ProfessorZovibergh
Posted by ProfessorZovibergh on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
nastygit
Posted by nastygit on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
luna
Posted by luna on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Rownak Choudhury =)
Posted by Rownak Choudhury =) on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Mrs. de Mimsy Porpington
Posted by Mrs. de Mimsy Porpington on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
Norbert Lupin
Posted by Norbert Lupin on June 13, 2007, 07:59 PM report to moderator
You must be logged in to MyLeaky to comment. Please click here to log in.

Finding Hogwarts
PotterCast Interviews Jo Rowling! Click here to Listen! The Books Everything...Half-Blood Prince...and the rest of the HP Films Leaky Apps

Guess That Book

"Ah, music," he said, wiping his eyes. "A magic beyond all we do here! And now, bedtime. Off you trot!"

Scribbulus Essay Project

Issue 28 - Aug. 2014

Scribbulus is THE place for Leaky Cauldron readers to submit their essays and opinion pieces!
See more over at Scribbulus!
Learn to knit your own 'Weasley Sweater'. Learn to brew your own 'Butterbeer'. Find out how at Leaky Crafts!