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J.K. Rowling Updates Site About Missing Madeleine

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2007, 05:08 PM

As many readers know a young four year old child named Madeleine McCann from the UK went missing from her family while on holiday. The case has sparked world wide interest, including much support from Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. Jo has now updated the links section of her website with someContinued...

WOMBAT Results Delivered!

Posted by: sue
June 25, 2007, 10:06 AM

The results are in! Owls delivering the results of the third and final W.O.M.B.A.T. have now arrived, and you can check your test score by clicking on the W.O.M.B.A.T. card found on

WOMBAT Results on the Way!

Posted by: sue
June 22, 2007, 09:07 AM

Keep your eyes to the skies everyone, or in this case, on for as indicated on our favorite author’s website, the results for the third and final WOMBATs are now in the mail! Owls bearing your test results should be arriving soon, and you will be able to enter your code to find out how well you scoredContinued...

Door Closes On, WOMBAT Papers 'Being Marked'

Posted by: Edward
June 18, 2007, 12:20 PM

The door has now closed. The “Do Not Disturb” has returned to the door on, marking the end of her three part W.O.M.B.A.T. (Wizards’ Ordinary Magic and Basic Aptitude Test) examination. Now that testing has ended, your answers are currently being reviewed andContinued...

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Rowling, Radcliffe and Watson Ranked in Forbes Celebrity 100 List

Posted by: Edward
June 15, 2007, 01:14 AM has released their annual list of the most powerful celebrities, “The Celebrity 100.” Based on many factors including: web hits, press clippings, and television coverage, as well as pay, this years list includes our favorite author J. K. Rowling and Harry PotterContinued...

J.K.Rowling Adds "Gadget" for Vista Users

Posted by: sue
June 15, 2007, 12:07 AM

Our favorite author sure has been busy these past few days! As we reported earlier, Jo is going on tour here in the US in October, and has also opened the door to her study on her website, where you can now take the third and final WOMBAT. Jo has also now made available a special widget or a “Gadget”Continued...

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J.K. Rowling to Appear on Jonathan Ross, Today Show

Posted by: sue
June 13, 2007, 09:19 AM

While we are still pondering over the third and final WOMBAT which now available on (yes yes the third time is the charm, as the door is FINALLY OPEN, so go take that test now!) there is some additional news about Jo this morning. NBC's The Today Show announced they will be airingContinued...

Do Not Disturb Sign Gone on J.K.

Posted by: Melissa
June 13, 2007, 07:31 AM's mysterious "Do Not Disturb" Sign is gone - revealing a third WOMBAT test underneath. This is the FINAL WOMBAT, and more difficult than the rest; also, certain answers are sure to "LOSE YOU MARKS," the test warns (in all those caps, too). It is on Magical History,Continued...

New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: Edward
May 31, 2007, 07:20 PM

The clock strikes midnight in the UK, and it is time for a new Wizard of the Month on! Our favorite author has updated her calendar for the month of June with a Hogwarts founder who left his fingerprint on the school indelibly. Be sure to check it out!

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Contest Information to Hear JKR Read from "Deathly Hallows" Plus New HP Site from Bloomsbury

Posted by: sue
May 23, 2007, 07:43 AM

As a follow up to the big news that author J.K. Rowling will be reading from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows at the release of the novel midnight July 21 at the Natural History Museum in London, England, UK publishers Bloomsbury US publishers Scholastic,Continued...

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J.K. Rowling to Sign Copies of "Deathly Hallows" in London July 21

Posted by: sue
May 23, 2007, 07:29 AM

J.K. Rowling has updated her website with news regarding a book signing for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows on July 21. Our favorite author has announced a new contest for fans to attend this moonlight signing of copies of the last Harry Potter book the night of the release whereContinued...

Happy Birthday, Pomona Sprout

Posted by: sue
May 14, 2007, 07:09 PM

Well well well, this is certainly shaping up to be quite a banner month for a certain house in Hogwarts! First we have a new Wizard of the Month who just happens to be one of the four founders who is known for her festive and inclusive nature, then we learn a certain multi-hair colored, nose changing, tushie kickingContinued...

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J.K. Rowling Updates Diary Regarding Spoilers

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, grownContinued...

J.K. Rowling Updates Site with New FanSite Award

Posted by: sue
May 11, 2007, 08:44 AM

Our favorite author has updated her website this morning with a new Fan Site Award winner, Congratulations!
Thanks Bel!

J.K. Rowling Updates Site with New Info on Draco, More

Posted by: sue
May 08, 2007, 07:58 AM

It would seem this fine spring day will bring some news from J.K.Rowling, as she has now updated her F.A.Q section with a bit about young Mr. Malfoy, his Patronus, confirmation about the exact date of birth for Lord Voldemort, and interestingly, we learn that Myrtle was indeed a Ravenclaw andContinued...