Book Review: Darkness Hidden by Zoë Marriott

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Darkness Hidden – buy it By Zoë Marriott – website Recommended Ages: 13+ A dazzling continuation of Marriott’s Urban fantasy series. Previously in the Name of the Blade, three teens in London battled a terrifying creature straight out of Japanese mythology. In Darkness Hidden, the second book of the series, a whole new level of terror is unleashed from the underworld on to the streets and Mio, Jack and Shinobu will have to sacrifice even ... Read More »

12 Signs You Are an Insufferable Know-It-All

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10 points for Gryffindor! Read More »

WOULD YOU RATHER…Be Stranded in the Department of Mysteries or the Room of Requirement? Let us know with #MNWYR

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This week we’re comparing the Department of Mysteries and the Room of Requirement. Before you choose, consider the following…and then respond via Twitter with #MNWYR and your response could be featured in one of our posts! Read More »

Book Review: Plague World by Dana Fredsti

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Finally, a zombie apocalypse series I can get behind! Dana Fredsti’s Ashley Parker trilogy* Plague Town, Plague Nation, and the recently released conclusion Plague World** consist of all the excitement and suspense you wanted in The Walking Dead minus the disappointments. This series is a must read for zombie enthusiasts as Fredsti delivers a gutsy heroine for the ages. Said heroine is Ashley Parker, a twenty-nine-year-old college student who survives a nasty bite from a ... Read More »

Pottermore Moments Revisited: Dobby is Freeeeeee!

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As we wrap up the second book in the series, Harry descends into the Chamber of Secrets to discover the Heir of Slytherin. Read More »

Pottermore Moments Revisited: Spiders and Serpents

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In this installment of Pottermore Moments Revisited, we take a look at that chapters that caused so many fans to develop two major fears. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Mehreen – September 7, 2014

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MEHREEN Age 20 – Scotland Slytherin How did you become a Harry Potter fan? I was 7 years old and I’d heard about this Harry Potter film coming out.  For my birthday I got the first 3 books from my parents . Within the first chapter of the first book my hometown was mentioned on page 10, and I was like OMG!!! The author knows my town – I knew then I was hooked for ... Read More »

Scar Tissue

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I’m not sure we’ll ever really know exactly what Harry thought or felt about his scar, or what it was like to have that be the center of most people’s attention. As for me, though, I can honestly say that I’ve grown to love my scar tissue. Read More »

5 Potter characters stories Jo should cover on Pottermore

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Since the books ended, fans have been hungry for more info on the many characters of the Harry Potter series. While we have gotten a glimpse into the personal histories of characters like Remus Lupin and Minerva McGonagall, there are several other fascinating characters whose lives and loyalties haven't been fully explained in the canon. I've compiled a list of five characters I hope JK Rowling will cover in subsequent Pottermore chapters so the fandom can get to know some minor characters in the series better. Read More »

WOULD YOU RATHER…Be Stranded at Gringotts or Weasleys’ Wizard Wheezes? #MNWYR

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Vaults filled with money or a shop filled with pranks? Read More »