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Happy Birthday, Percy Weasley

Posted by: sue
August 21, 2006, 10:00 PM

The calendar on has been updated to wish a Happy Birthday to Percy Weasley.

New Wizard of the Month at

Posted by: sue
June 30, 2006, 06:49 PM

Well, he doesn't quite own the Mystic Kettle of Nackledirk, but check out the new Wizard of the Month on

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Dobby!

Posted by: sue
June 27, 2006, 07:36 PM

Dobby is Freeeeeee...and hopefully out celebrating his birthday, as is indicated by the calendar on :)

Toot! New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: sue
May 31, 2006, 07:03 PM

Toot! There is a fresh new Wizard of the Month for June on J.K. :)


WOMBAT Review Course Now Open

Posted by: Melissa
May 20, 2006, 01:13 PM

The WOMBAT review center at the LeakyLounge is now open! Get your wits about you, and prepare for the next pop quiz from!

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Pomona Sprout

Posted by: sue
May 14, 2006, 07:04 PM

Lift your mugs
and give a shout
Let's celebrate the birthday
of Pomona Sprout!

The calendar on has been updated to say that May 15th is the birthday of our favorite Herbology Professor, Pomona Sprout! Gooooo Hufflepuff!

W.O.M.B.A.T. Info, Horcri, and More at J.K.

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2006, 07:29 AM

In addition to all the ticket info on her upcoming visit to the US and public reading (see post below), author J.K. Rowling has also done some updating elsewhere on her website. In the rumours section, she talks about the grading process for those W.O.M.B.A.T.S, and let us know that another roundContinued...

J.K. Rowling Updates Site with US Visit Info; Public Reading Ticket Info

Posted by: sue
May 10, 2006, 07:10 AM

J.K. Rowling has updated her website with more on her upcoming visit to the US, which will include a charity reading, her first here in the States since 2000. Jo will be reading in public, along with authors Stephen King and John Irving at Radio City Music Hall in New YorkContinued...

New Wizard of the Month at

Posted by: sue
April 30, 2006, 07:14 PM

There is a fab new Wizard of the Month at ...err sorta! ;) Happy May everyone!

J.K. Rowling

Rowling Roundup: "Thin" Article Hits Mass Media

Posted by: Melissa
April 09, 2006, 03:30 AM

Since J.K. Rowling published her rant on our society's definition of "thin", newspapers, magazines and Web sites all over the world have picked up on the story. At, Dawn Olsen says, "At least J.K. Rowling is using her fame and popularity to try to turn the tide andContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Edinburgh Shops Boast Paper Wares After Rowling's Lament

Posted by: Melissa
April 09, 2006, 02:37 AM

The Scotsman reports that after her latest diary entry lamenting the lack of normal, lined writing paper in Edinburgh, shops have assured that they are fully stocked in lined paper, ready for Rowling to arrive in need of some.

"Meanwhile, at the Bruntsfield Post Office, also five minutesContinued...

W.O.M.B.A.T. Scores Are In!

Posted by: Melissa
April 07, 2006, 06:48 PM

Make sure you have your student ID number in hand, and head over to for your W.O.M.B.A.T. results! Be sure to tell us what you got in the comments - I feel a bit like Harry with the Potions exam in saying I got an E (that blind picking of answers sure paid off...)
The note that comes with it says, be reminded,Continued...

W.O.M.B.A.T. Results Are in the Post

Posted by: sue
April 06, 2006, 07:34 PM

Keep your eye to sky so to speak, for as indicated on, the W.O.M.B.A.T. results are now "In the Post. " We do not know how long delivery of the test results will take, but this is good news as it is progress, so everyone, hang tight!

W.O.M.B.A.T Update on

Posted by: sue
April 05, 2006, 01:37 PM

Gather round, Gather round.Here is a bit of interesting news... The W.O.M.B.A.T results are being graded as indicated by a new update on! A new wombat card that is a portkey has shown up on the main page of Jo's site. To find your results, on the main page, click on the W.O.M.B.A.T. card andContinued...

J.K. Rowling Updates Site; Talks Phoenix Movie, Memerson

Posted by: sue
April 05, 2006, 07:25 AM

J.K.Rowling has updated her website today with a new diary entry where she discusses Book Seven, the British Book Awards, and a visit to the set of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Jo writes:

The book's still going well, I'm sure you're pleased to hear, lack of paperContinued...