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Killing the Dark Lord

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Dear Professor Snape, As a former death eater, I have always been curious as to how you managed to keep from killing The Dark Lord yourself? It must have been the horridly torturous to be so very close to him knowing he killed Lilly. Read More »

A Witch or Not

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Dear Professors at Hogwarts, Please can you tell me if I am coming to hogwarts. How can I tell if I'm a witch? My parents and my brother are all muggles but I also think my cat is magical as well. How can I tell if this is true? Read More »

Kingsley Returns to Hogwarts

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Minnie, It's been so long, since we've met. I suppose I could come and check a few thing at Hogwarts and how it's doing in your rule :)and meet you too. Mr. Potter here doesn't let me work, says I'm old .I'm not that old ,am I? Your Old Friend Read More »

Hairball coughs

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Dear Professor McGonagall, While in cat form, have you ever coughed up a hairball? Read More »

MuggleNet launches “Dear Hogwarts…” – the help line for young witches and wizards

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Are you one of the many young witches and wizards who has looked for answers to your burning questions, but can't figure out who to ask? Well now you can! Read More »

Congratulations to our Harry Potter Birthday Card Contest Winners

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Over the last month, fans of the Harry Potter series and MuggleNet have been sending us their version of the perfect birthday card or image for Harry's himself. Our favorite wizard celebrated his 33rd birthday yesterday and today we are proud to announce the winners! Read More »

The Warner Bros. Shop is celebrating Harry’s birthday with a HUGE Sale

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Celebrate the magic of Harry Potter by stopping into the WB Shop for a fantastic sale on many of Harry Potter's items and save up to 40% off starting today. Read More »

J.K. Rowling settles out of court for pseudonym reveal – donates money to charity

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Ms. Rowling has filed a lawsuit against the law firm Russells Solicitors for a Breech of Confidentiality. It is now revealed by the BBC that the case has been settled out of court. The firm has agreed to pay the author's legal fees, and also to make a substantial payment, by way of damages, to the Soldiers' Charity, formerly known as the Army Benevolent Fund. Read More »

The Great Hall is closed! E-Owls are still available for grades – All results are in!

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Over the past three weeks, the Great Hall was open to all fans of MuggleNet for an adventure in test taking, the MuggleNet Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations, or O.W.L.s. Exams were available in all twelve subject areas available at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Many of you did quite well on these difficult tests. Here are all of the results: Read More »

Bloomsbury releases new cover art for adult version of “Order of the Phoenix”

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As we have been reporting, Bloomsbury has been releasing new cover art for their new adult version of the Harry Potter book series. Now, they have just released the latest cover for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix on their Harry Potter Facebook Page. Read More »

Duquesne University Professor declares “It’s J.K. Rowling”

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According to a new article in The Chronicle of Higher Education, The Sunday Times journalist, Cal Flyn, sent an urgent email to Professor Patrick Juola asking him to utilize a computer program at Duquesne University called Java Graphical Authorship Attribution Program (JGAAP), that he had designed to recognize writing tics undetectable by human readers. Read More »

MuggleNet’s Ordinary Wizarding Level exams (O.W.L.s) daily progress report – Today: Astronomy

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Here is the FINAL daily progress report on the status of the MuggleNet Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations that are taking place in the Great Hall. If you haven't started your exams yet, head over to the Great Hall to register and receive your candidate number in order to begin taking your MuggleNet O.W.L. exams. The exams will be available through Sunday, July 28 (ONLY 4 DAYS REMAINING). Read More »

J.K. Rowling answers fan question on development of her “gritty” characters

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We have been reporting that author J.K. Rowling would answer ONE question from a fan submission to Goodreads, and today, that question was answered after a fan-wide vote. The question asked by a Goodreads member: Read More »

Tom Felton’s new film “Belle” gets solid US release date

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According to an article on ScreenDaily, Tom Felton's latest BBC Drama film project, Belle, is set to be released in select theaters in the United States on May 2, 2014. Tom plays the part of James Ashford, who according to Tom is a "horrible guy who doesn't like the idea of modern." Read More »

MuggleNet’s Ordinary Wizarding Level exams (O.W.L.s) daily progress report – Today: Divination

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Here is the next daily progress report on the status of the MuggleNet Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations that are taking place in the Great Hall. If you haven't started your exams yet, head over to the Great Hall to register and receive your candidate number in order to begin taking your MuggleNet O.W.L. exams. The exams will be available through Sunday, July 28. Read More »

Bloomsbury releases new “Goblet of Fire” book cover for adult version

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Today, on the Bloomsbury Harry Potter Facebook Page, Bloomsbury released the latest new cover for their adult version of the book series: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Read More »

CONGRATULATIONS Amy B. of New Jersey for winning the #MN10K contest

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This past weekend, MuggleNet hit a milestone on Twitter as we made our 10,000th tweet. To celebrate this accomplishment of bringing you the latest news, contest, updates, and more in the world of Potter, we decided to hold a #MN10K contest. Read More »

MuggleNet says “Thank you for your service” to our friend Noah Fried

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Since the last Potter book came out six years ago, MuggleNet has come to evolve into a fan driven website. We, as a staff, are always trying to come up with new, fun ways to keep the fandom alive. Many of those great ideas came from Noah Fried, our very own Harry Potter look-alike. Read More »

MuggleNet’s Ordinary Wizarding Level exams (O.W.L.s) daily progress report – Today: History of Magic

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Here is the next daily progress report on the status of the MuggleNet Ordinary Wizarding Level examinations that are taking place in the Great Hall. If you haven't started your exams yet, head over to the Great Hall to register and receive your candidate number in order to begin taking your MuggleNet O.W.L. exams. The exams will be available through Sunday, July 28. Read More »

MuggleNet Fan Fiction’s Audiofictions – Episode 174: “Potterwatching”

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We hope you know the special password, because this week on Audiofictions, the airwaves have been taken over by Fred and George for a special episode of Potterwatch, while MerMuggle readers Apollonious and Lupinpatronus give you snapshots from the Wizarding War as seen through the eyes of some of Hogwarts's most daring students. Read More »