I am nearing the end of my nostalgic Harry Potter not-quite re-readathon posts (the actual not-quite re-readathon having taken place this time last year, cue whistling) and I am so happy about how excited I still get about these books (I wear my Ravenclaw jumper with pride – it is my favourite and I never want to take it off but… 552 more words
Tags » The Half-Blood Prince
(I will be reviewing the entire series in preparation for Fantastic Beasts)
After the frantically paced previous film, the book’s relative inactivity allows this chapter to find a much more patient and emotionally satisfying pace, while still doing justice to the source material. 559 more words
I, like many, admit I am a bloody big Potterhead, loud and proud. So recently, when I was down in a bit of a reading slump (me and The Hundred Year Old Man Who Climbed Out A Window and Disappeared, are quite frankly, not getting on), I decided to follow my own advice; which you can do too, … 354 more words
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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.