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Recommended: Harry Potter

Yeah, yeah I can hear the eyeballs rolling now. Of course this is a no-brainer. Of course Harry Potter is on a recommended titles list. Almost all of you out there have probably read at least one book in the series by now. 463 more words

Fiction Faux Pas

Ten Questions about ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ Answered

The two-part stage play “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” opens officially on Saturday at the Palace Theater in London’s West End, but previews have been running since June 7, and press reviews appeared Tuesday. 788 more words


Book Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince


The war against Voldemort is not going well; even the Muggles have been affected. Dumbledore is absent from Hogwarts for long stretches of time, and the Order of the Phoenix has already suffered losses.

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Book Reviews

[Video] Harry Potter and the Goblet of Irrelevancy

New video is out and boy was it a frustrating one to make. I talk about how the fourth Harry Potter book, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, does not really add much to the overall story of the series. 161 more words


Review Round Up...Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has officially opened at the Palace Theatre. It has already gone down well with preview audiences and Harry Potter fans – but can it charm critics as well?  359 more words


Visiting  with an Old Friend: Harry Potter

“There’s no way I’m reading this book.” I think I tried at least half a dozen times before finally giving up and looking for an Internet summary for a young-adult lit class in college. 954 more words

To remain young forever

Or not.

First let me say how boring I often find the Guardian Review. A few short snippets don’t make up for pages and pages on things I have little interest in, or written in such a way that I find I don’t much care anyway. 209 more words