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Harry Potter And The Half Blood Prince by J.K. Rowling (43)

  • Hardcover: 560 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Children's Books (Sept. 1 2014)
  • ISBN: 9781408855942

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When Dumbledore arrives at Privet Drive one summer night to collect Harry Potter, his wand hand is blackened and shriveled, but he does not reveal why. Secrets and suspicion are spreading through the wizarding world, and Hogwarts itself is not safe. Harry is convinced that Malfoy bears the Dark Mark: there is a Death Eater among them. Harry will need powerful magic and true friends as he explores Voldemort's darkest secrets, and Dumbledore prepares him to face his destiny.



Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was J.K. Rowling's first novel, followed by the subsequent six titles in the Harry Potter series, as well as three books written for charity: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Quidditch Through the Ages and The Tales of Beedle the Bard. The Harry Potter novels have now sold over 450 million copies worldwide and been translated into 78 languages.

Check out her website at www.jkrowling.com to find out more.

My review for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
My review for Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
My review for Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
My review for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
My review for Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

REVIEW:
This was such a great read, and a sad one too.
I cried near the very end. Such an incredible loss, to the story, to the series.
Yet I find myself again wondering if this is one of my favorites. The twists and turns in this one, as well as Dumbledore finally letting Harry further into the knowledge he has, is what keeps you turning page after page.
I just hope the movie does this one justice. I'm not going to hold my breath though, the book is always better.


5/5



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