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Quidditch Through the Ages by J.K. Rowling
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It's fun to get back to the world we love but this one was just not as fun as some of the others.
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The Tales of Beedle the Bard by J.K. Rowling
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I enjoyed this book, I really loved the fact that it was Hermione that translated these.

I literally giggled out loud at dumbledores rants on the malfoy family.

Many people complain that these books have no depth that they were too short. Which I poi...more
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling
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I liked this book, it was good to be back in the world of Harry Potter. To be honest I didn't know these existed until I heard it was going to be turned into a movie. It should be interesting to see how they do that since this is basically a dictiona...more
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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Book Thief
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To be honest I am not sure I liked this book. I have always enjoyed reading about the holocaust era not sure why its just always grabbed my attention. Depressing I know. A book reviewer said it best. If you are looking for a happy ending this book is...more
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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Book Thief
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After Earth by Peter David
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I only read this because I am interested in seeing the movie. So being the nerd that I am I decided to read the book first. I sure hope the movie is better. It was an alright book, I just had a hard time getting into it. Reminded me of all the star t...more
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The Sea of Monsters by Rick Riordan
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As much as I enjoy these books I can never stop thinking about its similarity with Harry Potter. Weird to some I know...
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
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I just love these books so much. I forgot how much I disliked umbridge I have to say her and bellatrix are a close tie.

Somehow I never connected the stuff about harry and neville and its funny to think about the ending with that in mind.

anyways LOV...more
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Charles William Eliot
“Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers.”
Charles William Eliot

L. Frank Baum
“There is no place like home.”
L. Frank Baum, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

Washington Irving
“A mother is the truest friend we have, when trials heavy and sudden fall upon us; when adversity takes the place of prosperity; when friends desert us; when trouble thickens around us, still will she cling to us, and endeavor by her kind precepts and counsels to dissipate the clouds of darkness, and cause peace to return to our hearts.”
Washington Irving

Diane Duane
“Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.”
Diane Duane, So You Want to Be a Wizard

J.K. Rowling
“I solemnly swear that I am up to no good.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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