I love the books of Diana Wynne Jones, and miss looking forward oh so eagerly to her next one... and I am not alone. I'll be one of a passel of bloggers celebrating DWJ days-- APRIL 12-26. Here's the schedule, and if you'd like to join in, there's still time (see the bottom of the schedule linked to above).
And here's the DWJ tumbler collection of goodness! Including instructions on how to crochet your own Calcifer!