MyLeaky Login

Join the largest Harry Potter Social Network on the Web! | FAQ

In the News


News

New Movie Round Up!

Posted by: Catherine
August 08, 2013, 09:45 AM

It has been great to follow up on all our beloved Harry Potter cast as they branch out and dip their toes into new projects. This week a string of new trailers for the Potter cast's new projects was released. Rupert Grint and Alan Rickman's CBGB released it's first trailer. Grint, who has played a series of shady characterContinued...

Cover Art

New Back Cover Art for Last Three Books Released

Posted by: Mel
August 07, 2013, 08:47 PM

Kazu Kibuishi's new back cover artwork for the last three books has been released by Scholastic. The new covers are in honor of the fifteenth anniversary of the Harry Potter series and will go on sale August 27th.


The back cover of the Order of the Phoenix shows Harry and the DA in the DepartmentContinued...

News

Lumos Petition

Posted by: Catherine
August 06, 2013, 10:31 AM

Our beloved J.K. Rowling has posted a tweet! Ms. Rowling asks that fans please take the time to sign a Lumos petition. Lumos is a charity that benefits institutionalized children in Europe. Ms. Rowling founded Lumos in 2005 after reading an article (and seeing photographs) of institutionalized children being kept in caged beds. LumosContinued...

Cover Art

New Back Cover Art for First Four Books Released

Posted by: Mel
August 03, 2013, 08:43 PM

Scholastic has unveiled the back cover artwork for the upcoming 15th anniversary editions of the Harry Potter books. Kazu Kibuishi designed each book so that the back would feature an important scene from the book. Sorcerer's Stone shows Harry looking into the Mirror of Erised, Chamber of SecretsContinued...

News

Rowling wins damages against Russells, Money to go to Charity

Posted by: Catherine
August 02, 2013, 11:04 AM

Miss Rowling brought charges against Chris Gossage (a Russells partner) and his friend, Judith Callegari, in London's High Court. The charges were of damages from the leak of confidential information concerning Miss Rowling's pseudonym, Robert Galbraith. "Ms Rowling, who was notContinued...

J.K. Rowling

Final Installment of "Prisoner of Azkaban" Now Up on Pottermore

Posted by: Mel
July 31, 2013, 08:50 PM

The final installment of the "Prisoner of Azkaban," is now available to explore on Pottermore. There are five new entries by J. K. Rowling, including Remus Lupin's biography.


With this update, Pottermore also has several new features for users to explore. This includes a new PottermoreContinued...

Artwork for Seventh Harry Potter Book Released

Posted by: brad
July 31, 2013, 06:11 PM

Today on Harry's (and J.K. Rowling's) birthday, Scholastic revealed the final cover from artist Kazu Kibuishi. The unveiling was done at their flagship in New York City, at birthday celebration for the boy who lived. In attendance were Kibuishi, editor Arthur Levine, and Leaky! (If you follow our instagram, you already knew that.)

Here'sContinued...

Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Robert Galbraith!

Posted by: brad
July 31, 2013, 04:55 PM

It's the day we wait for all year long! The birthday of our favorite author, Robert Galbraith!


We can all remember when we met Robert: while browsing the "little known" section of the independent bookstore last month. It was love as soon as we saw the jacket cover, amirite? An author that reminded us of the hazyContinued...

Character Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Neville Longbottom!

Posted by: Mel
July 30, 2013, 08:40 PM

July 30th marks Neville Longbottom's birthday. Many happy returns to an exemplary Gryffindor!

News

Rupert Grint stage debut in "Mojo"

Posted by: Catherine
July 27, 2013, 11:42 AM

It has been confirmed that Rupert Grint will be making his West End debut. Grint will be playing a smaller role in the stage production of Mojo. Grint's character, Sweets, is a "pill-popping petty crook" in 1958 Soho's underground world. The production will premiere at Harold Pinter Theater. The Daily Mail reports:Continued...

News

"The Butler" to be released this month

Posted by: Catherine
July 25, 2013, 10:44 PM

REMINDER: Lee Daniels' The Butler, starring Alan Rickman, as well as many other acclaimed actors, will be released in theaters August 16! Alan Rickman plays the role of United States President Ronald Reagan.The trailer can be seen below.


J.K. Rowling

J. K. Rowling Answers Fan Question on Goodreads

Posted by: Mel
July 25, 2013, 08:47 PM

Goodreads members were recently asked to submit questions for J. K. Rowling about The Casual Vacancy, and today the selected question was answered. The winning question concerned writing realistic, gritty characters and J. K. Rowling's answer can be viewed here.

News

J.K. Rowling's "The Cuckoo's Calling" sales leap

Posted by: Catherine
July 25, 2013, 09:48 AM

Since the veil was lifted on Robert Galbraith, and J.K. Rowling was discovered, sales figures have grown in leaps and bounds for The Cuckoo's Calling. The week before Ms. Rowling's pseudonym was uncovered, the book sold 43 copies (within that week) in the UK. In the days after the news broke, sales jumpedContinued...

Actor Birthdays

Happy Birthday, Dan Radcliffe!

Posted by: Mel
July 23, 2013, 08:40 PM

Dan Radcliffe, our own Harry Potter, turns twenty-four today. Please join Leaky in wishing him many happy returns!

Fan Events

For European Fans! Special Harry Potter Fan WB Studio Tour Event

Posted by: Melissa
July 23, 2013, 12:18 PM

If you are a UK or European Harry Potter fan: listen up:


Though we are very close to our first ever conference in the UK (yikes!) we are also planning a special event alongside it, and you don't have to be registered for LeakyCon to go: it is just for the most dedicated HarryContinued...

News sub-categories: Art, Audio, Birthdays, Books, Charity, Contests, Education, Events, Exclusives, FAQs, Fans, Featured News, Games, HP References, Holidays, Honors/Awards, Humor, Interviews, Celebs on HP, J.K. Rowling, Legal, Media, Misc, Movies, Music, Opinion, Parody, Products, Release Parties, Religion, Review, Rumor, Sales, Tech, and Widgets

Finding Hogwarts
PotterCast Interviews Jo Rowling! Click here to Listen! The Books Everything...Half-Blood Prince...and the rest of the HP Films Leaky Apps

Scribbulus Essay Project

Issue 28 - Apr. 2014

Scribbulus is THE place for Leaky Cauldron readers to submit their essays and opinion pieces!
See more over at Scribbulus!

Guess That Book

Harry, at least, felt extremely foolish, staring blankly at the crystal ball, trying to keep his mind empty when thoughts such as "this is stupid" kept drifting across it. It didn't help that Ron kept breaking into silent giggles and Hermione kept tutting

Learn to knit your own 'Weasley Sweater'. Learn to brew your own 'Butterbeer'. Find out how at Leaky Crafts!