Yer a Wizard, Harry – Book 4, Episode 12: The Triwizard Tournament

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Inter-house Quidditch Tournament is cancelled?? SAY IT AIN’T SO!! Join us this week as things heat up in the Triquizzard Tournament and Sarah’s mom has a special guest for dinner. Bijaya announces the new DADA professor and the Triwizard Tournament, and the gang tries to figure out why Hogwarts keeps Peeves around. Find us on Twitter …

Yer a Wizard, Harry – Book 4, Episode 11: Aboard the Hogwarts Express

By Sarah Tompkins on

Allllll abooarrd! We are headed back to school (finally)!  Join us this week as tensions increase in the Triquizzard Tournament, we make the journey back to our beloved alma mater where nothing mysterious is going to happen at all, and we learn about how the Hogwarts Express works and why it came to be! Find …

Review – Evefair by Nisi Shawl

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Everfair by Nisi Shawl is an alternative history set in the Belgian Congo during King Leopold II’s reign. Instead of years of slavery, racism, and genocide a congregation of Fabian Socialist from Great Britain and African-Americans form their own nation called Everfair and resist Leopald’s subjugation and return to slavery. Though alternative history is not …

Godsgrave Review: Are You Not Entertained?

By Christina Ladd on

How do you top Nevernight, a book that’s basically Harry Potter for assassins, complete with magical, stairway-shifting school accessible only by diving through something that really shouldn’t be dived though? Well, actually the second installment does involve a diary and a giant snake, but that’s where the similarities end. Mia Corvere murders people to further her …