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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Living in Harry Town USA?

Posted by: sue
April 04, 2007, 02:13 PM

Do you live in the Harry-est town in the U.S.A? Amazon is asking that very question as today they kicked off a new feature where they are looking for "Harry-est Town" in America, the honor given to the town which has pre-ordered the most copies of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows from on a per capitaContinued...


Wizard Wheezes Wanted!

Posted by: sue
April 04, 2007, 10:52 AM

Calling all creative makers of mischievous fun, have we got a new contest for you! As we just celebrated the birthday of our two favorite purveyors of lighthearted magical havoc in the Harry Potter world, it is only fitting that we announce our newest contest involving a new product that the twins can stock in Weasleys'Continued...

Have your "Deathly Hallows" and Eat it Too

Posted by: sue
April 02, 2007, 01:01 PM

Since the news came of the title to the last Harry Potter book, the publication date, and now finally the cover art, many fans world wide are very excited to say the least, over the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. One such fan is Grace Lane who made this adorable cake, complete with theContinued...


Comedy, Thy Name is Scribbulus Issue 15

Posted by: sue
April 02, 2007, 10:54 AM

Now that we've recovered from yesterday's mischievousness, we have another bit of fun for you today that Gred and Forge would approve, as Issue 15 of Scribbulus, our essay collection, is now online and features several pieces that look at the world of Harry Potter in a humorous light.
Included in thisContinued...


Harry Potter Conventions Updates

Posted by: sue
March 31, 2007, 10:56 AM

We have a few updates to tell you about regarding a few of the many Harry Potter conferences and conventions due to take place in the next few years.
First, Portus 2008, the Harry Potter Symposium set for Dallas, Texas next year has now launched their website. Brought to you by the same group that sponsored LumosContinued...

WizRockers Donate Signed EP of the Month Set for "Last Books, First Books" Donation

Posted by: Melissa
March 24, 2007, 11:03 PM

As we've announced previously, the fandom's various rock stars have been putting out an awesome charity effort, the EP of the Month Club, in which you pay $50 for a year's worth (12 CDs) of exclusive music and the proceeds go to First Book.
Meanwhile, weContinued...


Harry Potter, The Comic Book?

Posted by: sue
March 23, 2007, 10:32 AM

Now that the title and release date for the last Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, has been announced, much speculation has begun on what could happen next for the beloved series that many do not want to see come to an end. For example, one comic book site has a new article online asking if theContinued...


Severus Snape and a Fandom Enthralled

Posted by: sue
March 21, 2007, 09:18 AM

Severus Snape. The mention of his very name immediately gets attention and never fails to conjure up a strong reaction among Harry Potter fans, especially given the events in Half-Blood Prince. The Baltimore Sun has a new article online featuring the nefarious Potionsmaster and how this character has becomeContinued...


Death Eaters Take Over Leaky Lounge

Posted by: sue
March 17, 2007, 12:07 PM

Today is a dark day here in the Leaky Cauldron, as Death Eaters have made their mark on our forum. The sign of the Dark Lord hangs over our Leaky Lounge, and help is needed in resisting this nefarious band of followers of Voldemort. There are DADA classes to help fend off the likes of Snape, Bellatrix LestrangeContinued...

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Raincoast Books Preparing for "Deathly Hallows" Release

Posted by: sue
March 16, 2007, 10:03 PM

In the wake of the big announcement this week from US Harry Potter publishers Scholastic on their plans for the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, comes word now that Canadian publishers Raincoast are still in the final stages of planning how they will go about promoting the launchContinued...

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"There Will Soon Be 7" Official Scholastic "Deathly Hallows" Countdown Begins in April, More on Deluxe Edition

Posted by: sue
March 14, 2007, 08:09 AM

We have a bit of news today from Scholastic, the US publishers of the Harry Potter novels. They have updated their Harry Potter website with a new area indicating the launch of a full countdown and more to the release of Harry Potter and theContinued...


Beware Harry Potter Publicist Scam

Posted by: Melissa
March 13, 2007, 08:49 AM

A word of caution: There's an e-mail going around from someone impersonating the unit publicist of Harry Potter, claiming they're opening Daniel Radcliffe's Official MySpace profile and seeking input. This is a fraudulent e-mail. Daniel Radcliffe is not opening a MySpace (and just for extra measure,Continued...

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Time Magazine on Harry Potter, the Movement

Posted by: sue
March 12, 2007, 07:45 PM

Time magazine has a short new article this week spotlighting the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Noting that "what began as a book is ending as a movement," this article points out that it has been ten years since the first novel, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, wasContinued...


Happy Birthday, Doris Herrmann!

Posted by: sue
March 10, 2007, 03:42 PM

TLC would like to wish a (belated) Happy Birthday to our own Doris Herrmann, TLC's project coordinator. Amazingly Doris is getting younger this year ;-) , but still manages to keep up her great work on the many projects and new features Leaky continues to bring you. Cheers! (and happy surfing!)


Leaky and the Liquid Luck Contest

Posted by: sue
March 07, 2007, 09:51 AM

Looking for a bit of Liquid Luck this March? Then TLC has the solution for you, of sorts. We are pleased to announce our newest contest that would make Professor Slughorn proud. This contest consists of stories written by you, involving some of your favorite characters from the Harry Potter novels, and what wouldContinued...

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