Episode 362 – PS/SS 13, Nicolas Flamel: Thestral Ballet
We have a lot to say about Thestrals in this discussion of Chapter 13 of "Philosopher's/Sorcerer's Stone!" Join hosts Alison, Rex, Sam and guest Melanie from the podcast Dialogue Alley as they discuss this rousing chapter.
Episode 361 – Weasley Family: It’s All About Audrey
Get ready, we present a fun-filled episode completely devoted to everyone's favorite wizarding family - the Weasleys! Join hosts Grace, Kat, Tracy, and special guest, Imana Grashuis, co -author of "The Unofficial Harry Potter Vegan Cookbook: Extraordinary Plant-Based Meals Inspired by the Realm of Wizards and Witches" as they discuss Molly, Percy, Ron, Albus and everyone in between.
Episode 360 – OOTP 21, Eye of the Snake: It was the ’90s
Slytherins beware, we have a host only episode of just Gryffindors! Join hosts Aurelia, Alison, and Sam as they discuss Chapter 17 of "Order of the Phoenix."
Episode 359 – Unforgivable Curses: Voldemorting as Usual
Couldn't get enough of our Death Eater episodes? Dig out your inner baddie and join hosts Aurelia, Grace, Irvin, and guest Lorrie Kim, author of "Snape: the Definitive Analysis," as they present a comprehensive look at all the Unforgivable Curses in the series.
Episode 358 – DH 17, Bathilda’s Secret: Holding Out for a Hero
We welcome October with perhaps the scariest chapter of the entire series. Join hosts Irvin, Sam, Tracy, and guest Aidan as they brace themselves for a look at Chapter 17 of "Deathly Hallows."
Episode 357 – Hogwarts Class of 1998: Canceled for Less
If you haven't seen the play "Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic," watch it now. We'll wait. After that, join hosts Alison, Aurelia, Irvin, and guest Geoff as they take an in-depth look at all the members of the Hogwarts Class of 1998.
Episode 356 – GOF 11, Aboard Hogwarts Express: Dustbins to Rule Them All
A somewhat muted chapter spurs the most delightful of discussions as our hosts discuss everything in between inciting incidents and least favorite characters. Plus, they are joined by not one but two Candidos! So join hosts Grace, Irvin, Sam, and guest Natalie as they hop aboard the train to discuss Chapter 11 of "Goblet of Fire."
Episode 355 – Hogwarts Castle: Schrödinger’s Room
We have all the Houses represented, but this episode has intense Ravenclaw energy as hosts Kat, Rex, Tracy, and guest host Laurie, co-author of, "The Unofficial Harry Potter Hogwarts Handbook," whip out their textbooks to discuss Hogwarts Castle.