The last book in a favorite series is always bittersweet, both to read and to review. With the book comes a flood of memories, beginning with standing in a queue to get the first copy on the day it released. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows completes the seven book series that is perhaps my favorite of all.Continue reading “Book Review: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, by JK Rowling”
Into the sixth of seven books now. Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince is a book I don’t look forward to with gusto when I reread, because for a Potterhead, it’s a book which brings a sense of sadness and loss more than anything else. At least, I think so.Continue reading “Book Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, by JK Rowling”
In a seven book series, the 4th and the 5th books really help set the tone for the climax I believe. I had got what I expected from Goblet of Fire. This book added fuel to that fire and pushed it toward the conclusion quickly. Things begin to happen!Continue reading “Book Review: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, by JK Rowling”
Being the middle book exactly in a seven book series, this book was expected to move the series forward. Trelawney’s prediction and what transpired after at the end of Prisoner of Azkaban brought some expectation of the book plot wise as well, and made me eager to read it.Continue reading “Book Review: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, by JK Rowling”
When I look back in time, I was introduced to the magical world of Harry Potter through this book. At the time, I was unaware it was a series, and this was the third book in the series focusing on the third year for Harry at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.