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“Alohomora!” Episode 133: “Ships and Canons” available now!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Slughorn's big party is right around the corner, which means hormones are flying around faster than Firebolts. But the party isn't totally useless since Harry finds out some rather interesting information. Join hosts Rosie, Michael, and Caleb and special guest host forum moderator Alison as they discuss Chapter 15 of "Half-Blood Prince", "The Unbreakable Vow." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 131: “Slow Your Roll” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its re-read of the "Harry Potter" series. It's time to return to Dumbledore's office for the second lesson involving the story of Yyoung Tom Riddle! Join Kat, Rosie, Eric, and special guest author Melinda Salisbury as they discuss Dumbledore's actions and meet the future Lord Voldemort for the first time, in a discussion covering Chapter 13 of "Half-Blood Prince", "The Secret Riddle." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 130: “Suck It, Naysayers!” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. It's time for another trip to Hogsmeade, but as the war draws closer to Hogwarts's front door, this visit will be unlike any we've had before. Come along with Kristen, Michael, Rosie, and fan guest host Jessie (jessfudd on the main site) as they delicately handle the "Silver and Opals" strewn throughout Chapter 12 of "Half-Blood Prince". Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 128: “It’s Morfin Time!” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Go, Go, Morfin Gaunt! Join hosts Kat, Alison, and Eric, along with special guest Yulie, for their discussion of the tramp and his daughter in Chapter 10 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince", "The House of Gaunt." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 127: “What’s That Smell?” – Now Available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Join Eric, Michael, Rosie, and special guest Laura Reilly as they decipher the scribbles of the Half-Blood Prince in Chapter 9 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince"! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 126: “Girl Power” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. We've finally gotten back to Hogwarts, but the opening feast holds some surprises. Join hosts Kat, Kristen, and Alison, along with special guest Lauren, as they discuss Chapter 8 of Half-Blood Prince. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 124: “So Obvious” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. Diagon Alley has become a pretty dark place, and Malfoy is up to no good, but one stop at Weasleys' Wizard Wheezes, and we're in much better spirits! Join hosts Kat, Michael, and Alison, along with special returning guest host Laura Reilly, as they discuss chapter 6 of "Half-Blood Prince". Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 122: “After School Special” – now available!

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MuggleNet’s global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. We were just taking a stroll in the charming village of Budleigh Babberton when we remembered an old friend in the area whom we haven't seen for a while. Join hosts Alison, Michael, and Terrance, along with special guest host and author Victoria Aveyard, as they pay a call to Horace Slughorn in Chapter 4 of "Half-Blood Prince". Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 120: “What Does the Fox Say?” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series. In this week’s episode, take a journey with two dark sisters, Bellatrix and Narcissa, as they make their way to Snape’s grimy house in "Spinner’s End". Join hosts Kat, Kristen, and Eric, along with guest host Courtney as they discuss Chapter 2 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince". Catchy techno beat not included. Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 119: “The Coughing Canvas” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, opening the first pages of "Half-Blood Prince". Join Alison, Caleb, Eric, and special guest host Estee as they travel to the Muggle world in Chapter 1 of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince", "The Other Minister." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 116: “McGonagall’s Beyoncé Moment” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series as we reach the end of Harry's fifth year at Hogwarts. Join Michael, Alison, and Caleb as they discuss Chapter 38 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "The Second War Begins." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 115: “In a Nutshell” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series as we finally get some solid information from Dumbledore. Join Kat, Michael, and Kristen with special guest host author Cora Carmack as they discuss Chapter 37 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "The Lost Prophecy." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 114: “The Magnet Effect” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series as we are forced to grieve, then shortly after watch an epic Dumbledore vs. Voldemort duel! Join Kat, Caleb, Rosie, and special guest host and author Lucy Saxon as they discuss Chapter 36 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "The Only One He Ever Feared." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 113: “Broken Orbs, Legs, and Hearts” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series as we make our way to the Ministry of Magic via Thestral! Join Caleb and Rosie, along with special guests Amanda and Zack, as they discuss Chapter 35 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "Beyond the Veil." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 112: “Goosebumps” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, as we make our way to the Ministry of Magic via Thestral! Join Eric, Kat, Michael, and special guest host Keith Hawk as they discuss Chapter 34 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "The Department of Mysteries." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 111: “Prejudice and Pride” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, as Hermione leads Harry and Umbridge into the Forbidden Forest. Join Eric, Michael, Alison, and special guest author Mindee Arnett as they discuss Chapter 33 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", "Fight and Flight." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 110: “Enter the Dream Team” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, Sirius is captured in London, and Harry realizes for the first time that he may need help from the adults. Join Eric, Kristen, Rosie, and special guest author Shelby Bach as they jump “Out of the Fire” in Chapter 32 of "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix". Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 109: “Can I Retake This Exam?” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, as Hogwarts students prepare for their OWL exams. Join hosts Caleb, Michael, and Alison and special guest host Grace as they discuss Chapter 31 of "Order of the Phoenix", "OWLs." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 108: “Bigger on the Inside” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, as everyone in Hogwarts reacts to the incredible departure of Fred and George Weasley. Join hosts Michael, Kat, Rosie, and Eric as they discuss Chapter 30 of "Order of the Phoenix", "Grawp." Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 107: “One Floo Over, Two Fly Out” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", continues its reread of the "Harry Potter" series, so follow them into McGonagall's office as she delves out some useful "Career Advice!" The James Potter and Severus Snape discussions from recent weeks are still quite hot, not unlike the flames of Umbridge's fireplace that Harry travels through in this chapter, while Fred and George plan one last bang. Kat, Eric, Michael, and special guest David discuss listener feedback, podcast questions of the week, and all the joy that is Chapter 29 of "Order of the Phoenix". Read More »