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The ABCs of LeakyCon 2014: “Harry Potter”

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There was certainly no shortage of Pottermania at this year's LeakyCon, which took place from July 30 to August 3 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. Following up on our first recap of the event, here is a list of "Harry Potter" related memories we shared with our fellow attendees! Read More »

The ABCs of LeakyCon 2014: General roundup

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MuggleNet was in attendance at this year's LeakyCon, which took place from July 30 to August 3 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando, Florida. Here is a recap of our favorite moments and things we spotted at the convention! Read More »

Exclusive Interview with “Landline” author Rainbow Rowell

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Earlier this month at LeakyCon in Orlando, MuggleNet sat down for an interview with bestselling author Rainbow Rowell. In our interview, we chat about Landline, her choices in writing, and more. Read More »

Role Call: Fairy tale edition!

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After our adventures at LeakyCon in Florida this last week and meeting some of the "Harry Potter" cast, the staff at MuggleNet is even more excited about upcoming projects by our favorite actors and actresses! There's a lot to cover from the past few weeks, and we hope that you'll be just as anxious to hear all about the new roles our HP alumni have taken on. Take a look! Read More »

“Alohomora!” Episode 95: “Live at LeakyCon Orlando” – now available!

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MuggleNet's global book club, "Alohomora!", was live from LeakyCon Orlando this past weekend for a great special episode! Join Caleb, Eric, Kat, Laura, Michael, and Noah, along with the live audience, as we discuss J.K. Rowling moving forward with the "Harry Potter" canon! Read More »

Book Review: “The Magician’s Land” by Lev Grossman

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The conclusion to Lev Grossman's excellent "Magicians" series is finally here! Find out what we thought of "The Magician's Land"! Read More »

Changes announced for LeakyCon!

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As this year's LeakyCon came to a close on Sunday, the organizers announced some changes for next year’s LeakyCon at the closing ceremony. Read More »

MuggleNet at LeakyCon: Podcast, panel, and the BIGGEST GIVEAWAY EVER

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It's that time of year again, folks - LeakyCon time! One of the nerdiest, fandomiest (?), electric, RIDICULOUS BEST WEEKENDS of the entire year. This year (if we may brag for a moment), we have gone above and beyond and are bringing LeakyCon goers something, well, magical. Read More »

Donate and win: Annual birthday fundraiser for J.K. Rowling’s charity, Lumos, goes live!

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Did you miss out on donating to J.K. Rowling's Lumos foundation in honor of her birthday last year? Never fear! The fundraiser has become an annual event, and we need your help to put a smile on Jo's face. Check out how you can win simply by donating to a charity near and dear to Jo's heart! Read More »

Potter Twitter Roundup: A Seal of Approval

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It was the week for announcements! Those and a couple of pinnipeds. Check out the Twitter Roundup to find out more. Read More »

New special guests announced for LeakyCon 2014

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Can’t wait for LeakyCon? In case you need any more reason to be excited, three more special guests have just been announced, including two actors from the "Harry Potter" films. Read More »

Day Passes now available for LeakyCon 2014!

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It's been a few months since we first posted about all the awesomeness that is going to go down at this year's LeakyCon, happening, July 30-August 3 in Orlando, but sinlge-day passes have just become available! Read More »

LeakyCon 2016 announced!

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LeakyCon 2014 hasn’t even happened, yet, but the organizers over at LeakyCon have already announced an event for 2016! It was announced that in 2016 LeakyCon will be “going back to our roots.” There will also be another larger LeakyCon taking place in the summer of 2016, which will celebrate a range of fandoms, and the details for this are yet to be announced. Read More »

Road Trip Wednesday – Day Seven: Central London

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From July 31st - August 11th 2013, three MuggleNet staff members went on a road trip of a lifetime - visiting "Harry Potter" filming locations all over England, Wales, and Scotland. Over the next 9 weeks they will be sharing their experience with you - the good, the bad, and the hilarious. Their journey continues here, with Road Trip Wednesday - Day Seven: Central London Read More »