I’ve been on the road for a good part of Great Lent, alas, and come home to a box full of notes from y’all with fifteen links to great articles on the titles we discuss here at Hogwarts Professor. Each deserves a post of its own, but I’m sure I won’t get to that for at least another few weeks so here is the Mailbag turned upside down after the jump for your browsing, sorting, and reading pleasure. More on The Illustrated Guide very soon!
– Entertainment Weekly: ‘What We Learned From the Official Guide’
Hunger Games fan site Attacked by Movie Studio Lawyers (“Capitol Attack!”)
Ron and Hermione Skipping Stones: Film Clip
Vi Hart has composed songs set to classical music for a ‘Harry Potter Septet,’ themes and lyrics derived from Harry’s seven adventures. It amounts to something like a demonstration that seven is the most powerfully magical number. Here is her version of Ginny’s Valentine’s Day Card to Harry from Chamber of Secrets And, a darker side, Sirius’ mother and a tune not from The Sound of Music: