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Helga Hufflepuff, Wizard of the Month

Posted by: sue
April 30, 2007, 07:11 PM

It makes this editor's heart full of pride to announce the new Wizard of the Month for May on is none other than my hero, err I mean...Helga Hufflepuff!
Writes Jo:

(Medieval, precise dates unknown)
One of the four celebrated Founders of Hogwarts, Hufflepuff was particularly famous for her dexterityContinued...

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J.K. Rowling: Winner of 2007 Wired Rave Award

Posted by: sue
April 21, 2007, 02:14 PM

"Honoring the mavericks, dreamers and innovators "changing your mind", The WIRED Rave award recognizes leaders in a wide range of categories including technology, business, music, industrial design and blogs." So says the popular technology magazine, which has just announced theirContinued...

New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: Edward
April 01, 2007, 07:00 PM

Ever look at a painting and think the portrait’s eyes were staring back at you, or even following you around the room? Well, April’s Wizard of the Month on took that a step further with their experimental artwork. Check it out! ;)

New (Celebrity) Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: Edward
March 01, 2007, 09:15 PM

J. K. Rowling has updated the calendar on her site with a new Wizard of the Month for March. Tilden Toots, radio personality and triple green thumb, is sure to be toasting the newly planted bulbs along with Professor Sprout for the spring season! ;-)

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Ron Weasley!

Posted by: sue
February 28, 2007, 06:59 PM

Weasley is our King...especially for March 1st.
As indicated on the calendar on, it is time to celebrate Ron Weasley's birthday!
Cheers Ron!

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Author J.K. Rowling Sues eBay Over Pirated Harry Potter Books

Posted by: sue
February 25, 2007, 10:59 PM

The Times is reporting tonight that Harry Potter author J.K.Rowling is suing online auction site eBay "after unscrupulous sellers used the Indian version of the website to sell unauthorised versions of her books." JKR has obtained an injunction which "prohibits eBay fromContinued...

J.K. Rowling Updates With Thoughts on Finishing "Deathly Hallows"

Posted by: sue
February 06, 2007, 09:34 AM

Our favorite author has updated her diary with thoughts on finishing Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, as well as a comment on the announcement post via her website, and a tidbit In the FAQ section about those other two titles she had been considering for Book seven. First J.K.Continued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Arthur Weasley

Posted by: sue
February 05, 2007, 07:04 PM

According to the calendar on for February 6, it's time to celebrate the birthday of Arthur Weasley! Happy Birthday Arthur! !

Is there a New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: sue
January 31, 2007, 06:59 PM

Seems that with a new month (February) there was a new Wizard of the Month on to tell you about, but this editor can't be certain as the memory has gone a bit fuzzy... ;-)
Click here to double check.

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Severus Snape

Posted by: sue
January 08, 2007, 06:57 PM

Pure villain or misunderstood hero he may be, birthday wishes are the order of the day for Severus Snape, judging by the calendar on Erm....cheers, Severus? ;)

New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: Melissa
December 31, 2006, 07:20 PM

The calendar on has been updated to honor the first Wizard of the Month for 2007. He is someone who Hagrid probably admires quite a bit! ;)

Door Closes on

Posted by: sue
December 28, 2006, 08:06 AM

Shhh! The "Do Not Disturb" sign is back on the door to Jo's office on, meaning our favorite author is back at work, finishing up what we now know is Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.


Recap: New Title for Book Seven and More

Posted by: sue
December 22, 2006, 05:05 PM

We've had so many requests and questions about the events of recent days, that we thought we would give those who might have missed all of this in the holiday rush a chance to catch up on all the news with this recap.Important things to note are as follows:

Door Opens on Possible Book Seven Title

Posted by: sue
December 21, 2006, 07:46 AM

ho ho HO!
The door has opened on
Behold the glorious gift inside!
Yes, after a few little tricks to get the door open to her office ,there is a present waiting inside. You click on the present and a game appears of sort, which seems to reveal a TITLE we believe to be that of BookContinued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Charlie Weasley

Posted by: sue
December 11, 2006, 07:05 PM

J.K. Rowling has updated the calendar on her website to read "Happy Birthday, Charlie Weasley" Cheers to you Charlie!