JK Rowling

Harry Potter Name Origins

I know that J.K.Rowling puts a lot of thought into the names she gives her characters. Sometimes this is relatively obvious, for example Sirius is names after the dog star. However, some of them are a little harder to catch, and here at Potterflaws we are all about the details so here is a list […]

Hagrid with Pink Umbrella

The Pink Umbrella

We all know what happens when your wand breaks, every spell you attempt ends up hilariously backfiring and causing you to throw up slugs.You can’t fix a broken wand (unless you have the elder wand) and if you commit a crime serious enough to get you kicked out of Hogwarts you have your wand snapped. […]

The Flaw in the Stone

This is a new thing, so I suppose I should take a second to explain the concept to anyone who hasn’t read the about page (probably everyone). When you read a book too many times you begin to notice all the little facets that don’t quite hang together. All the little contradictions. And if you […]