For once, Harry has a good birthday when three owls arrive with his first birthday cards and gifts in a short chapter packed with foreshadowing. Join hosts Alison, Rosie, and Michael along with special guest Micah Tannenbaum as they receive some special “Owl Post” in chapter 1 of Prisoner of Azkaban.
Harry’s second year is not off to a good start. He hasn’t received any letters from his friends. The Dursleys are managing to treat him as both a threat and a non-entity at the same time, and Harry has to spend his birthday doing chores and pretending he doesn’t exist. Join hosts Alison, Beth, and Katy, along with special guest Eric Scull, as they continue our seven-part anniversary discussion with Chapter 1 of Chamber of Secrets, “The Worst Birthday.”
April 18th is Alohomora’s 7th anniversary – our most magical anniversary yet! So this episode will start off our seven-part series celebrating the staying power of Harry Potter, this podcast, and our listeners! The next seven episodes will be revisiting the first chapter of each of the seven novels along with some special guests. But to kick things off, we’re starting with a host-only show. Join Beth, Kat, Katy, and Michael as they discuss the chapter where it all began, “The Boy Who Lived,” chapter 1 of Philosopher’s / Sorcerer’s Stone.
As Valentine’s Day approaches, the Hogwarts students rejoice that the Chamber of Secrets monster seems to have ended its reign of terror, but as Harry discovers, the mystery is only just beginning. join Michael, Rosie, Alohomora! editor Patrick and guest host Mykah as they flip through the pages of “The Very Secret Diary,” chapter 13 of Chamber of Secrets