Episode 263: HBP 17 – Rise Above Your Anguish

The students are back from the Christmas holidays and Harry already has an appointment scheduled with Dumbledore for the following day. In the memories he shows Harry, we learn the fate of Tom Riddle’s relatives and that Tom is looking for more information about something called a “horcrux.” Join hosts Alison and Katy, returning guest Irvin, and new guest Zoe as they dive into the pensieve to learn more about Voldemort’s past in Chapter 17 of Half-Blood Prince, “A Sluggish Memory.”

Episode 243: HBP 22 Revisit – Felix: The Master Manipulator

Hallows or Horcruxes? Draco or Slughorn? Harry has to make a choice. Thanks to a brilliant idea from Ron, he makes the right one and, with a little luck, is able to acquire the memory that is so pivotal to his quest to defeat Voldemort. Join hosts Katy and Rosie, along with guest host Claudia to find out just how lucky he gets, as they discuss Chapter 22 of Half-Blood Prince, “After the Burial.”

Episode 136: HBP 18 – Woman Up!

Love. Disgust. Deliberation. Cross-dressing. Those are just a few of the topics that are discussed on this week’s analysis of Chapter 18 of Half-Blood Prince, “Birthday Surprises.” Join Kat, Eric, Michael, along with Aussie fan host Em as they discuss the ever present Snape, and exactly how hard it truly is to learn to disappear at will.