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45 Things About "Harry Potter" You Wouldn't Know Without Reading The Books

Disclaimer: This list is not a substitution for reading this magical series in its entirety. So get crackin'.

1. Peeves the Poltergeist

2. Pass the Moldy Cheese

3. Close One, Snivellus

4. Mooney, Wormtail, Padfoot, and Prongs

5. #WerewolfProblems

6. A Certain Disregard for the Rules

7. Daddy Problems

8. Rough Résumé, Winky

9. S.P.E.W.

10. A Family Affair

11. The Phoenix Cores

12. Oh Rita, You Skeeter

13. Weasley's Wizard Wheezes

14. "Remember my last, Petunia."

15. Ickle Ronnie the Prefect

16. Muggle Duels

17. The Longbottoms

18. Divination Subsitution

19. Killer Interview

20. The Prophecy

21. Neville Longbottom: The Not Chosen One

22. An Appetite for Children

23. License and Registration, Please

24. Murder He Wrote

25. No Chance for Tenure

26. This Is How Rumors Get Started, Sev

27. This Ain't No Pumpkin Juice

28. Do Not Pity the Dead, Except for the Ones Who Have Been Bewitched by Dark Magic

29. The Lightning-Struck Tower

30. Fighting Fire with Fire

31. Seventeen Going on 40

32. Hasn't Harry's Soul Been Through Enough Without Having to Become a Ginger?

33. You Can't Judge a House-Elf by His Cover

34. Talk About Traumatizing!

35. Godric's Hollow

36. Don't Worry, It's Not a Death Eater Ideal

37. Albus + Gellert = BFFL

38. He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named-Unless-You-Want-To-Be-Killed

39. Never Trust a Rat

40. Didn't Your Mother Ever Tell You Not to Duel in the House?

41. What I Did for Love

42. My Precious

43. Sorry to Blow Up Your Spot, Petunia

44. Everyone Has Their Temptations

45. Elder Wand, Shmelder Wand

But whether or not you knew any of these facts, always remember...

"...whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home." —Jo Rowling