Author Archives: Professor Abraca Dan

In honour of Father’s Day: our ranking of the best and worst dads in Harry Potter

Mums get a big rap in Harry Potter (quite rightly) but, when I stopped to think about it, there are a lot of dads – some good, some not-so-much! In honour of all magical and Muggle dads alike, let’s  take a look at what I consider to be the five best and the five worst […]

Worth a second—or even a seventeenth—visit

Ever since everyone’s favourite potions master, “Bonkers” Beth, first told me about Quizzic Alley, I have been dying to check it out. Life’s penchant for getting in the way of plans notwithstanding, it was only a matter of time before I jumped on the Murray’s Express to see the store for myself and holy moly […]