Ownership of the Magic Tree, an independent bookstore in the western Chicago suburb of Oak Park, Illinois, is changing hands. MuggleNet held two “Harry Potter” book release parties in coordination with the Magic Tree and has compiled stories and details of the Magic Tree’s impressive 30-year existence.
Fri, Jan 15
Educational Decree No. 26 is passed
Wed, Jan 20
Sophie Thompson's birthday
Mafalda Hopkirk (DH1)
Thu, Jan 21
Harry visits the prefects' bathroom with the golden egg and solves the clue
- “Who blacked your eye, Granger? I want to send them flowers.”
- July 16, 2009 – Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince film breaks records to have the highest grossing first 24 hours of all time.
Did You Know
- Minerva McGonagall’s mother kept her own magical heritage a secret from her Muggle husband for years, which made her life very sad and difficult.