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As a man who discovered the Harry Potter books in his 30s - damn, they're amazing

When it comes to reading, I’ve always been a snob.

As a pretentious teenager I made a point of only reading ‘classics’ or heavy-going non-fiction. 641 fler ord

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Review: Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix

Word of the Day: Navel!

Every book has a word or phrase that J.K. Rowling uses way too many times. In Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, the word is  2 538 fler ord

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20 things Harry Potter has taught me in 20 years

20 years ago today, the course of history was changed forever with the publication of a seemingly innocuous kids book entitled ”Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” by J. 360 fler ord

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[Character] Aster Jane Potter

Name: Aster Jane Potter  

Age:  30 years old

Birthday: July 31st

Positive Character Traits: loyal, brave, humble. kind,

Negative Character Traits: impetus, stubborn, very quick to judge, short-temper. 73 fler ord

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Twenty years of Harry

Would I be where I am today if it weren’t for Harry Potter? Would you?

Reading the Guardian article about the fans who grew up with Harry, they were all very clued up, not to mention wearing great Pottery outfits. 308 fler ord

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Re-Reading Harry Potter: Chamber of Secrets ch. 16-18

There’s a lot about memory in Chamber of Secrets, especially these last few chapters. First of all, there’s Tom Riddle, who claims to be a memory rather than a ghost. 570 fler ord

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Harry Potter: a personal history

When I was 7, a substitute teacher read the class the first two chapters of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. I thought it was a bit rubbish and told my mother so when I got home. 287 fler ord

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