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Presenting “MuggleWatch” – Your New Favorite “Harry Potter” News Recap!


We here at MuggleNet have a long history of bringing you the best in "Harry Potter" news coverage, whether that's updates about J.K. Rowling, information about local events, or the scoop on what Daniel Radcliffe's latest film role is set to be. Now we're ready to launch into a whole new era with "MuggleWatch" - our short, biweekly video update about all things "Potter"! Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 37: “Harry Potter for Nerds II: Essays for Lit Geeks” is NOW Available for Download


In this lesson, the editors of "Harry Potter for Nerds II", Prinzi and McDaniel, talk with Keith Hawk and John Granger about Lupin, twins in Harry Potter, Quidditch, Gothic tropes, reverse alchemy, Dumbledore’s mom, the White Rose Society, and even another look at Squibs, subjects explored in depth in "For Nerds II". Read More »

Happy Birthday, MuggleNet: Keeping Magic Alive Since 1999

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In October 1999, 12-year-old Emerson Spartz formed the first piece of what would later become Spartz Media. In honor of MuggleNet's 16th birthday, I thought we should take a look at what makes MuggleNet the go to place for "Potter" fans even after the series has been long finished. Read More »

“MuggleNet Academia” Lesson 36: “Violence Against Women in Harry Potter” Is Now Available for Download


"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this look at all of the "Violence Against Women in Harry Potter" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »

Fan of the Week: Aishwarya – September 20, 2015


Aishwarya is our new Fan of the Week! This Ravenclaw from India shares the beautiful story of how she became a fan and what one item she wishes she could have from the set of the "Potter" films. Apply and you could be next! Read More »

A Look Back at “What Will Happen in Harry Potter 7”: Chapter 3: “What JKR Says”

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Today, I will be reflecting on the third chapter of the book, which discusses what the author of our beloved series, J.K. Rowling, said about Book 7 before it was even published. I'll be going through each of the points in the chapter to see if what JKR led us to believe actually occurred. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Shravani – September 13, 2015


Our new Fan of the Week is Shravani, a young Ravenclaw from India! Read about what she would see in the Mirror of Erised, and find out which character from the books she believes she would share a Patronus with! Read More »

Why J.K. Rowling Shouldn’t Divulge Any More Information About the “Harry Potter” Series


JKR should never let go of the "Harry Potter" series, and neither should we. We just need to be allowed to imagine things on our own. Sometimes, less information is more. Read More »

A Look Back at “What Will Happen in Harry Potter 7”: Chapters 1 & 2

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Looking back on MuggleNet's Book 7 predictions from ten years ago, what did we get right? What did we get wrong? Where did we come very close to having it all put together? Read More »

An Ode to Chapter 6


16 years ago, "Prisoner of Azkaban" was published, and I owe my "Potter" love to one specific chapter. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Juliana – September 6, 2015


Check out Fan of the Week Juliana, a Ravenclaw from Florida! See which prop she'd snag from the films if she could and what her favorite moments are from the series! Read More »

Why Harry Potter is the Fictionalized Version of J.K. Rowling


Did J.K. Rowling write Harry Potter as a form of herself, or did she model herself into many different characters? Read further to see our reasons why Harry is a fictional version of JKR! Read More »

All Aboard the Hogwarts Express


O, September 1, you majestic date. Now hurry, everyone, the train leaves at exactly 11 o'clock! t’s the day when young witches and wizards cross through platforms nine and ten to board the Hogwarts Express. The Sorting Hat will sing its song, and students will head off to bed with full stomachs, awaiting their first day of classes. Read More »

Good luck, James Sirius Potter


Today is James Sirius Potter's first day of Hogwarts, my sister's first day of high school, and I can't help but reflect on how Harry Potter must be doing this morning. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Taylor – August 30, 2015


Meet Fan of the Week Taylor, a 22-year-old Ravenclaw from Georgia! Read all about her first adventure to Diagon Alley, find out which prop from the films she wishes she could have had, and apply to be next! Read More »

Epilogue: 19 Months Later


The finale in this epilogue series imagines the wizarding world 19 months after the final battle. Read More »

The Transparent Dangers of the Wizarding World


It takes true strength to walk away from what you wish you had, which is why I believe the Mirror of Erised and the Veil are far more dangerous than any Unforgivable Curse. Read More »

Fan of the Week: Ethan – August 23, 2015


Meet new Fan of the Week Ethan! He's a Gryffindor from New York with a great (and to many others, familiar) story of how he became a fan! Check out his profile and submit your own to be next! Read More »

We Need a Marauders Backstory Immediately


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MuggleNet Academia Lesson 34: “Magick Moste Evile – Harry and the Horrible Horcruxes” Is Now Available for Download

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"MuggleNet Academia" returns with this exciting discussion on "Magick Moste Evile - Harry and the Horrible Horcruxes" - Download to listen NOW! Read More »