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Door to Office Closed Again on

Posted by: sue
April 04, 2006, 07:12 AM

The "Do Not Disturb" sign is back on the office door on, meaning the door is closed and our wait for our W.O.M.B.A.T. results begins. While we do not know how long it will be until we get those results, it could be any day now-Constant Vigilance everyone! :)

Lexicon Page for W.O.M.B.A.T. Assistance

Posted by: Melissa
April 03, 2006, 03:27 AM

If you, like many, found the JKR W.O.M.B.A.T test (for instructions on how to get to it, click here) less than, er, how shall we say...easy, you're in luck; our partners over at the Harry Potter Lexicon have made an info sheet for you. They don't claim to have the right answers - this is just a GUIDE,Continued...

New Wizard of the Month on

Posted by: Melissa
April 02, 2006, 01:21 AM

Grogan Stump, popular Minister for Magic from 1811, is the new Wizard of the Month on!

Do Not Disturb Sign Gone from J.K. Rowling's Office

Posted by: sue
March 31, 2006, 12:48 PM

It looks like the door to Jo's office is OPEN, as the usual Do Not Disturb sign is missing on Goodies await to those who can figure out how to get in there :)
Click "CONTINUED" and scroll down to get instructions on how to get in, if you don't want to puzzle itContinued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Remus Lupin!

Posted by: Melissa
March 09, 2006, 10:25 PM

The calendar on Jo's website has been updated to honor the birthday of Remus Lupin, March 10. Happy Birthday, Professor Lupin! Oooowwwooooooooo!

Spring Spruce Up on

Posted by: sue
March 09, 2006, 07:52 AM

Spring is right around the corner, and it looks like author J.K. Rowling is doing some cleaning and re-decorating on her website. Nice little changes can be found here and there on her website including new portkeys, one of which is an eraser... hmm. Check it out! Thanks Roonwit!
Update: There are FIVE cool newContinued...

New Wizard of the Month: Leaky's First Lady

Posted by: Melissa
March 02, 2006, 11:04 PM

Sorry we're a little late on this, but we wanted to give it its proper due: The new Wizard of the Month on is none other than Daisy Dodderidge, a happily plump little woman who was the Leaky Cauldron's first landlady.
Heh - not much has changed, folks! ;)

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Ron Weasley!

Posted by: sue
February 28, 2006, 09:59 PM

Weasley is our king
Today let us sing
of Quidditch so fine
because it's his day to shine
Ron Weasley is our King!

As indicated by the calendar on, March 1st is Ron Weasley's birthday. Cheers to you Ron!

J.K.Rowling Updates Site; Diary Entry on Book Seven Progress

Posted by: sue
February 28, 2006, 11:53 AM

Here is some happy news for the last day of February; J.K. Rowling has updated her website. She has given us a bit of news on the progress of Book Seven, and the number of possible chapters with a new entry in her diary section, saying two chapters have turned into four. She also saysContinued...

J.K. Rowling

New Link on

Posted by: Melissa
February 23, 2006, 06:47 AM

JKR has placed a link to a piece about caged beds and her experiences since discovering them, on The piece offers links and information that might be useful to interested parties.

J.K. Rowling Answers FAQ Poll

Posted by: Melissa
February 21, 2006, 12:25 PM

Check it out, folks: has been updated with an answer to the question: What happens to a secret when the secret-keeper dies? In secret-keeper fashion, we're not telling you here. Go to her site to find out.

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Arthur Weasley

Posted by: sue
February 05, 2006, 07:03 PM

The calendar on for February 6 had been updated to say "Happy Birthday Arthur Weasley." Cheers to you Arthur!

New Wizard of the Month at

Posted by: sue
January 31, 2006, 07:09 PM

Yikes! There is a rather ominous new Wizard of the Month for February at

J.K. Rowling Updates Site with Romanian Visit, Book Seven Info

Posted by: sue
January 25, 2006, 07:07 AM

J.K. Rowling has updated her website today with mention of her trip to Romania, as well as a hint of good news on Book Seven. In her new diary section, she indicates that she is "floating along on this flood of inspiration" in terms of the writing the last Harry Potter novel.Continued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Severus Snape

Posted by: sue
January 08, 2006, 07:03 PM

Well, after the events of Half-Blood Prince, it surely is hard to write this, but the calendar on has been updated to wish a Happy Birthday to Severus Snape. Hiss! ;)