1. Before I begin my Defense of Draco, I’d like to make clear that we’re talking about post-Hallows Draco here. Because we’re not perverts. And because, frankly, nobody at Hogwarts made good boyfriend material during the war.

    — 

    Eleanor & Park buzz author Rainbow Rowell in a hilarious guest post on fictional boyfriends over at Cloud librarian Ryann Ulden’s blog, The Land of Lost Books. (via cloudunbound)

    I love this.

  2. darienlibrary:

One of our children’s librarians found this crumpled on the floor yesterday. Why anybody would be so careless with a Hogsmeade permission slip is beyond me! These things are priceless!
(We helped electronically with the crossing out, because originally the young witch-author wrote in her name and signed her mom’s name. At some point she thought better of it, scribbled them out, and swapped them for Hermione and her mum.)

    darienlibrary:

    One of our children’s librarians found this crumpled on the floor yesterday. Why anybody would be so careless with a Hogsmeade permission slip is beyond me! These things are priceless!

    (We helped electronically with the crossing out, because originally the young witch-author wrote in her name and signed her mom’s name. At some point she thought better of it, scribbled them out, and swapped them for Hermione and her mum.)