The heaps of Harry Potter scholarship ought not be overlooked as the world awaits the July 21, 2007 arrival of the seventh and final Harry Potter book.
The September/October 2005 issue (vol. 11, no. 5) of the Annals of Improbable Research was the special Harry Potter and the Exploding Toads issue. Several of the scholarly articles can be downloaded free of charge and/or curse:
- Selected Works of Harry Potter, by Alice Shirrell Kaswell
- Potter: Hairy, by Stephen Drew
- Exploding Toads: The Storied Remains, by Mark Benecke, C.W. Moeliker, Richard Wassersug, Marc Abrahams