“Harry Potter” has a special place in each of our hearts – and it shows in our literature! Here are the seven best references to the Potterverse in the YA contemporary novel “Leah on the Offbeat” by Becky Albertalli.
- Fri, May 29
- Ginny is taken into the Chamber of Secrets
- Harry defeats Tom Riddle and destroys diary
- Lockhart erases own memory with Ron's wand
- Sat, May 30
- Dobby is FREE!
- Victoria Velasco's birthday
- Sun, May 31
- Harry dreams in Divination and looks in the Pensieve
- Colin Farrell's birthday
- Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban movie (UK)
- Tue, Jun 2
- Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets book (US)
- Wed, Jun 3
- Jamie Marks's birthday
- “I think they think I’m a bit odd, you know. Some people call me ‘Loony’ Lovegood, actually.”
- September 25, 2009 – J.K. Rowling creates a Twitter account. As of 2013, she has 29 tweets.
Did You Know
- The Sorting Hat took 5 and a half minutes to figure out whether to put Minerva McGonagall in Gryffindor or Ravenclaw.