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Short Stories From Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists

Short Stories From Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists


J K Rowling

ISBN: 9781781106297
Year of publication: 2016

Short Stories From Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists J. K. Rowling The digital heart of the Wizarding World www.pottermore.com Azkaban CHAPTER THREE Horace Slughorn Potions Polyjuice Potion Cauldrons FROM THE POTTERMORE EDITOR Every witch or wizard with a wand has held in his or her hands more power than we will ever know. With the right spell or potion, they can fabricate love, travel through time, change physical form and even extinguish life. In the wrong hands, power and ...

Keywords: 90 Minutes (44-64 Pages) Action & Adventure Fantasy Fiction Literature & Fiction Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories Sword & Sorcery Teen & Young Adult
Short Stories From Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies

Short Stories From Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies


J K Rowling

ISBN: 9781781106280
Year of publication: 2016

Short Stories From Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies J. K. Rowling The digital heart of the Wizarding World www.pottermore.com FROM THE POTTERMORE EDITOR The wizarding world can be a dark and dangerous place. There are spells that can kill in six syllables, potions that can rob someone of free will and magical beasts that can tear even the bravest wizard limb from limb. Thats what makes valiant acts of heroism more powerful and more necessary. Having a wand in hand can instil ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Fantasy Fiction Literature & Fiction Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories Sword & Sorcery Teen & Young Adult Two Hours or More (65-100 Pages)
Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide

Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide


J K Rowling

ISBN: 9781781106273
Year of publication: 2016

Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide J. K. Rowling The digital heart of the Wizarding World www.pottermore.com FROM THE POTTERMORE EDITOR We know quite a lot about Hogwarts. Its a school for witches and wizards, who are invited to attend by an owl-delivered letter. It has a hundred and forty-two staircases, which move as though they have minds of their own. It was founded by Godric Gryffindor, Rowena Ravenclaw, Helga Hufflepuff and Salazar Slytherin, after whom the schools houses were ...

Keywords: Action & Adventure Fantasy Fiction Literature & Fiction Paranormal & Urban Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Stories Sword & Sorcery Teen & Young Adult Two Hours or More (65-100 Pages)
Very Good Lives : The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination

Very Good Lives : The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination


J K Rowling

ISBN: 9780316369152
Year of publication: 2015

Very Good Lives The Fringe Benefits of Failure and the Importance of Imagination by J.K. Rowling President Faust, members of the Harvard Corporation and the Board of Overseers, members of the faculty, proud parents, and, above all, graduates. thank you The first thing I would like to say is thank you. Not only has Harvard given me an extraordinary honor, but the weeks of fear and nausea I have endured at the thought of giving this commencement address have made me lose weight. A win-win ...

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The Casual Vacancy

The Casual Vacancy


J K Rowling

ISBN: 9781405519229
Year of publication: 2012

J.K. Rowling THE CASUAL VACANCY To Neil Part One 6.11 A casual vacancy is deemed to have occurred: a when a local councillor fails to make his declaration of acceptance of office within the proper time or b when his notice of resignation is received or c on the day of his death Charles Arnold-Baker Local Council Administration, Seventh Edition Sunday Barry Fairbrother did not want to go out to dinner. He had endured a thumping headache for most of the weekend and was struggling to make a ...

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows The dedication of this book is split seven ways. To Neil To Jessica To David To Kenzie To Di To Anne And to You If you have stuck with Harry until the very end. Oh, the torment bred in the race, the grinding scream of death and the stroke that hits the vein, the hemorrhage none can staunch, the grief, the curse no man can bear. But there is a cure in the house and not outside it, no, not from others but from them, their bloody strife. We sing to you, dark ...

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince To Mackenzie, my beautiful daughter, I dedicate her ink-and-paper twin. 1. THE OTHER MINISTER It was nearing midnight and the Prime Minister was sitting alone in his office, reading a long memo that was slipping through his brain without leaving the slightest trace of meaning behind. He was waiting for a call from the President of a far distant country, and between wondering when the wretched man would telephone, and trying to suppress unpleasant memories ...

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix To Neil, Jessica and David, who make my world magical 1. DUDLEY DEMENTED The hottest day of the summer so far was drawing to a close and a drowsy silence lay over the large, square houses of Privet Drive. Cars that were usually gleaming stood dusty in their drives and lawns that were once emerald green lay parched and yellowingfor the use of hosepipes had been banned due to drought. Deprived of their usual car-washing and lawn-mowing pursuits, the ...

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire To Peter Rowling, in memory of Mr. Ridley and to Susan Sladden, who helped Harry out of his cupboard. 1. THE RIDDLE HOUSE The villagers of Little Hangleton still called it the Riddle House, even though it had been many years since the Riddle family had lived there. It stood on a hill overlooking the village, some of its windows boarded, tiles missing from its roof, and ivy spreading unchecked over its face. Once a fine looking manor, and easily the largest and ...

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban To Jill Prewett and Aine Kiely, The godmothers of Swing 1. OWL POST Harry Potter was a highly unusual boy in many ways. For one thing, he hated the summer holidays more than any other time of year. For another, he really wanted to do his homework but was forced to do it in secret, in the dead of night. And he also happened to be a wizard. It was nearly midnight, and he was lying on his stomach in bed, the blankets drawn right over his head like a tent, a ...

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets For Sean P.F.Harris, Getaway driver and foul-weather friend 1. THE WORST BIRTHDAY Not for the first time, an argument had broken out over breakfast at number four, Privet Drive. Mr. Vernon Dursley had been woken in the early hours of the morning by a loud, hooting noise from his nephew Harrys room. Third time this week he roared across the table. If you cant control that owl, itll have to go Harry tried, yet again, to explain. Shes bored, he said. Shes ...

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerers Stone For Jessica, who loves stories, For Anne, who loved them too And for Di, who heard this one first. 1. THE BOY WHO LIVED Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much. They were the last people youd expect to be involved in anything strange or mysterious, because they just didnt hold with such nonsense. Mr. Dursley was the director of a firm called Grunnings, which made drills. He was ...

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows The dedication of this book is split seven ways. To Neil To Jessica To David To Kenzie To Di To Anne And to You If you have stuck with Harry until the very end. Oh, the torment bred in the race, the grinding scream of death and the stroke that hits the vein, the hemorrhage none can staunch, the grief, the curse no man can bear. But there is a cure in the house and not outside it, no, not from others but from them, their bloody strife. We sing to you, dark ...

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince To Mackenzie, my beautiful daughter, I dedicate her ink-and-paper twin. 1. THE OTHER MINISTER It was nearing midnight and the Prime Minister was sitting alone in his office, reading a long memo that was slipping through his brain without leaving the slightest trace of meaning behind. He was waiting for a call from the President of a far distant country, and between wondering when the wretched man would telephone, and trying to suppress unpleasant memories ...

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix


J K Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix To Neil, Jessica and David, who make my world magical 1. DUDLEY DEMENTED The hottest day of the summer so far was drawing to a close and a drowsy silence lay over the large, square houses of Privet Drive. Cars that were usually gleaming stood dusty in their drives and lawns that were once emerald green lay parched and yellowingfor the use of hosepipes had been banned due to drought. Deprived of their usual car-washing and lawn-mowing pursuits, the ...

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