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Leakypedia Page of the Day - December 13th 2010

Posted by: Leakypedia
December 14, 2010, 02:51 PM

Hey everyone! It's already late in the day Tuesday, so we're going to give you the Leakypedia Post of the day for Today and Wednesday on this thread.

You all did a very nice job getting the Felix Felicis page done on Monday. Major props go out to Leaky users Nellythemarrow and Sohumdore for doing theContinued...


Do you believe in Nargles? - Leakypedia Page of the Day

Posted by: John
December 09, 2010, 01:58 PM

Well, do you? We think the Leakypedia should, so that's why today's page of the day is for Nargles! As of this posting there is no entry for Nargles, as the Leakypedia is still quite new and there are still many areas of Harry's world yet to be documented in this wiki. 

Help us outContinued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

Stolen First Edition of Philosopher's Stone Found in a Plastic Carrier Bag

Posted by: Rosi
November 18, 2010, 01:42 PM

The BBC today reports the recovery in Abingdon of a limited first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, which was stolen from an Oxfordshire art gallery. The copy is valued at almost £6,000 and was stolen from Woodstock's Creative Art Gallery on the 30thContinued...


EBay Auction Underway for Signed First Edition of Deathly Hallows to Benefit MS Charity

Posted by: Rosi
November 16, 2010, 10:57 PM

A signed first edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is being auctioned off on eBay at the moment to raise money for The Bristol and Avon Multiple Sclerosis Centre (BrAMS). The auction will end in just under five days. The copy was signed by J.K.Continued...

Book Awards

J.K. Rowling Wins Best Book-to-Flick and All-Time Fave at Teen Read Awards

Posted by: Rosi
September 28, 2010, 09:48 AM

Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has won two awards at the first annual Teen Read Awards presented by Chapters Indigo Books & Music. Rowling received the Best Book-to-Flick award for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Best All-Time Fave for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. Lord Voldemort wasContinued...

Harry Potter and the Philosophers / Sorcerers Stone

Rowling's Original Handwritten Chamber of Secrets Manuscripts on Display at Book Festival

Posted by: Rosi
September 19, 2010, 01:22 AM

J.K. Rowling's original and signed manuscripts from Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets will be on display at the Wigtown Book Festival from today, according to a report in The Scotsman. Framed handwritten pages from the second book, including edited-out BalladContinued...


Win a Set of Signed J.K. Rowling Books!

Posted by: Melissa
August 01, 2010, 10:52 PM

Hey everyone: a quick reminder that the books that J.K. Rowling donated to the HP Alliance's "Helping Haiti Heal" effort are back up for a drawing, and you can win them! This time the proceeds will benefit the scholarship foundation set up by the Association of Electrical Contractors for New York City, and KampContinued...


Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Reading Group Sorting Now Open

Posted by: Edward
July 27, 2010, 03:00 PM

Sorting is now open for the reading group discussion of the book that started it all: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.  Located in the Lily and Stag Inn section of our Leaky Lounge forums, the reading groups offer Lounge members the opportunity to come togetherContinued...


Update: Harry Potter Library Exhibition Enters Illinois

Posted by: Mel
June 07, 2010, 09:12 PM

Back in 2009, TLC told you of a traveling Harry Potter library exhibit, which focused on the historical and scientific aspects of the series as they pertained to "Renaissance traditions." The exhibit is now in Galesburg, Illinois, and a report has come in which details the experience people have had at it:Continued...


Digital Versions of the Harry Potter Books in the Future?

Posted by: Edward
May 28, 2010, 04:36 PM

The Bookseller is now reporting that the Christopher Little Agency, the literarily agency representing author J. K. Rowling, may be coming closer to enteraining the idea of digital formats for the Harry Potter novels.  The article quotes partner Neil Blair as saying the company is nowContinued...


Winner of Leaky's Harry Potter Books Giveaway

Posted by: Edward
May 17, 2010, 04:05 PM

After receiving hundreds of entries for Leaky's Harry Potter Books Giveaway, which gave readers from around the world the chance to win a complete box set of paperback Harry Potter novels, our contest has closed and the winner has been chosen.

Congratulations to MyLeaky user Hagiz, who was the luckyContinued...

HP Cast

Walters, Bonham Carter, Gleeson, Staunton, and More Nominated for BAFTA TV Awards

Posted by: Edward
May 10, 2010, 12:35 PM

The nominations for the 2010 Philips British Academy Television Awards have been released, and contain a slew of nominations for actors from the Harry Potter series.  First,  actresses Helena Bonham Carter (Bellatrix) and Julie Walters (Mrs. Weasley) have beenContinued...


Exclusive: Leaky's Harry Potter Books Giveaway

Posted by: Edward
May 06, 2010, 07:00 PM

Leaky is excited to offer its readers the opportunity to be the lucky winner of a Box Set of the US edition Harry Potter novels in paperback as part of Scholastic's Real Magic of Harry Potter campaign.  In partnership with Scholastic, this giveaway is open to readers 13 orContinued...


Harry Potter Series Tops ALA List of the Decade's Top 100 Banned/Challenged Books

Posted by: Rosi
April 19, 2010, 05:47 AM

The American Library Association have issued a press release listing the 10 Most Frequently Challenged Books of 2009 and announcing an updated list of the top 100 Most Frequently Challenged Books of the Decade (2000-2009). The Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling haveContinued...


Bloomsbury to Repackage Harry Potter Novels with 'Signature' Edition Covers

Posted by: Edward
March 30, 2010, 10:28 AM

This Fall, UK Harry Potter publisher Bloomsbury will be repackaging the seven Harry Potter novels with new Signature Edition covers, the Bookseller reports.  High Res photos of these signature edition covers for the Harry Potter series can be found right here in ourContinued...

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