Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince: The First 100 Pages

"'No, I was merely reading the Muggle magazines,' said Dumbledore. 'I do love knitting patterns.'" Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, Page 73 *BEWARE: Minor Spoilers Lie Ahead* And so the magic continues. I absolutely love it when these books give us more insight on how the wizarding world works, so reading through Fudge's … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince: The First 100 Pages

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Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix: The End

"Sirius seems a million miles away already, even if a part of Harry still believed that if he had only pulled back that veil, he would have found Sirius looking back at him, greeting him, perhaps, with his laugh like a bark..." Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix, Page 844 And so the … Continue reading Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix: The End

Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix: The First 100 Pages

"'Hello, Harry,' [Sirius] said grimly, 'I see you've met my mother.'" Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix, Page 78 And so the magic continues. This book is enormous, and I haven't read a giant book like this one in a long time so starting it was a bit scary. Still, once I got … Continue reading Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix: The First 100 Pages

Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire: The End

"If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals."  Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire, Page 525 And so the magic continues. I was a bit worried about this book. I knew that I was going to have to stop reading … Continue reading Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire: The End

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The First 100 Pages

"I bought this in a muggle shop." Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, Page 83 Quick announcement about this series: I am going on vacation this weekend for my birthday, therefore I will not be posting on this blog until I return. I will continue this series and I will definitely document my experience … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire: The First 100 Pages

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The End

"I, Sirius Black, Harry Potter's godfather, hereby give him permission to visit Hogsmeade on weekends." Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Page 433 And so the magic continues. With every book comes more and more details about the wizarding world, and though that's always fun to read about, this particular book gave more insight … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The End

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The First 100 Pages

"I'm not going to be murdered," Harry said out loud. "That's the spirit, dear," said his mirror sleepily. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Page 68 And so the magic continues. The mood shifted with this book. Not because I've seen the movie and I know what's going to happen. I could feel the mood … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The First 100 Pages

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The End

"Exactly," said Dumbledore, beaming once more. "Which makes you very different from Tom Riddle. It is our choices, Harry, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities." Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Page 333  And so the magic continues. After finishing this book, it's obvious to me J.K. Rowling has set … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The End

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The First 100 Pages

"But you can't magic me out either--"  "We don't need to," said Ron, jerking his head toward the front seat and grinning. "You forget who I've got with me."  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Page 25 And so the magic continues. It was surprisingly difficult for me to avoid this book. I still … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: The First 100 Pages

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: The End

"HAVE YOU GONE MAD?" Ron bellowed. "ARE YOU A WITCH OR NOT?" Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Page 278   And so the magic continues. My very first thought was, "What a short, sweet book." It really was such a short and simple little book about a boy who gets the most unexpected surprise … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone: The End