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Harry Potter Series Box Set

(Harry Potter #1-7)

4.72  ·  Rating details ·  266,839 ratings  ·  7,663 reviews
Over 4000 pages of Harry Potter and his world, including all 7 books.

All seven eBooks in the multi-award winning, internationally bestselling Harry Potter series, available as one download with stunning cover art by Olly Moss. Enjoy the stories that have captured the imagination of millions worldwide.
Hardcover, 4100 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Arthur A. Levine Books
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Matthew Turner I was born in 1977 and missed them completely. Then I had kids. When my eldest was 7 years old I started reading them the first book at bedtime. Four …moreI was born in 1977 and missed them completely. Then I had kids. When my eldest was 7 years old I started reading them the first book at bedtime. Four years later I just finished the final book with them. It's been a four year bonding experience like no other. When we completed each book we'd watch the accompanying film and then start the next. It was amazing. I would STRONGLY recommend this for anyone who thinks they're too old to start them now. And --- BTW --- I loved every book just as much as my kids :)(less)

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Manny
I had removed this review, which violates Article 2 of the Terms of Use:
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Looking at the comment thread, it is abundantly clear that the review not only may, but indeed has caused emotional distress to several Potter fans. I would like to offer my apologies to these
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Annalisa
Aug 31, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: everyone
I know I have specific reviews for each of the books, but I just wanted to add a general review, especially for those wondering what people, especially adults, see in Harry Potter. When my brother was in junior high, he lent me his copies of books 1-4. Maybe it was because I was seeing the story through his eyes or that I wasn't expecting much from children's literature but I was surprised to find how entertaining and well written these books were. They had that "it" factor where you can't put i ...more
Sean Barrs
I’ve been thinking a lot lately about why the Harry Potter series is so damn good. I love it. And it’s had an incredible amount of success. Why? What makes it so damn special? Well for me, the answer is simple. It’s so great because J.K Rowling knows exactly how to speak to her reader.

She begins her story by showing the reader an incredibly boring world; it’s reality: it’s mundane, grey, tasteless and monotonous. So, in essence, it’s everyday life. It’s just the crap that every kid has to deal
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Tina ➹ the girl who lives in Fandoms
Complete 5 Golden Stars
& Thousands magical more!


for this Masterpiece!
Epic
& Magical

I'm really honored to read that!
I really love every single pages!
HP made me a BookDragon!
& I should've shown my Love


a must read for everyone who loves Magic, regardless of their age. <3
& never gets old. <3
huge fantastic world, full detailed, we have a wizarding communitiy, magical school & lessons, ministry & even a popular magical sport! worldwide magical society in secrecy, under muggle's nose! XD
this story & th
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Madeline
I've resisted writing reviews for these books for a while now, because it sort of seems like a pointless effort. Everyone knows these books, and there doesn't seem to be anything more to say about them. But then I figured, why not add my two cents? So here we go:

I am a member of what I'll call "the Harry Potter generation" - ie, I was a kid when these books first came out, and I've literally grown up with the series. My best friend in elementary school gave me Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Sto
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Alejandro
Aparecium!

How to choose a single book in the Harry Potter saga? How to choose a part of something that needs each part to generate the expected impact? I was precisely trying to choose one book to use as example in my "favorites" virtual shelf but I realize that not matter which book would I chose, it would feel "incomplete". So I think that the better way is to add this complete edition including the seven novels to use it in my "favorites" virtual shelf.

The rating to the collection is basi
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Diane ϟ [ Lestrange ]

A truly seven masterful works of fiction..

Some Harry Potter Facts:




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Sophia.
No books have influenced me the way the Harry Potter series has. It shaped me as a child, as a teenager, as a young adult. It shaped me as an individual.

I don't know why. I don't know what magic they hold that makes me overlook every flaw they might have, I don't know why it was these books specifically. I can't explain it.

All I know is that these books came into my life and lit up my soul in a way that I never knew was possible. Years and years later, I still re-read them and sink into that w
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Rachel
May 29, 2009 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Those willing to enter the deep places of their imagination
Recommended to Rachel by: Series Loyalty
Shelves: 1-favorites
I am an absolute Harry Potter fan. I picked up the series when I was in college and was blown away by this mesmerizing and page-turning "children's book". J.K. Rowling is an absolute genius. I've always had an active imagination, and this world was so easy to enter. In fact, the world Rowling creates in Harry Potter is so real that I often find myself - and this is scary to admit - believing I can do magic. (Seriously, I once tried the Accio spell on my cell phone and was annoyed when I realized ...more
Ahmad Sharabiani
Oct 11, 2008 rated it really liked it
Shelves: fantasy, 21th-century
Complete Harry Potter Boxed Set = Harry Potter Boxset (Harry Potter #1-7), J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter is a series of fantasy novels written by British author J. K. Rowling. The novels chronicle the life of a young wizard, Harry Potter, and his friends Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, all of whom are students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The main story arc concerns Harry's struggle against Lord Voldemort, a dark wizard who intends to become immortal, overthrow the wizard governin
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Penny
EPIC

I feel the need to say THANK YOU. Thank you very much for giving the world this wonderful story.

THANK YOU
Eric
Dec 22, 2008 rated it it was amazing
This is a review for the HP series as a whole, not this particular boxset.

Overall, I loved the series. The biggest thing for me was the world Rowling created and all the imagination that went into it. Strip away the world and you've got a fairly good storyline/mystery and some good characters. But it is the fantasy world that elevates this series for me. I remember reading the first book and thinking, "Rowling presents a new invention on almost every page!" Imagine how long a list would be of al
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Sara
Jan 28, 2008 rated it it was amazing
I wish it wasn't over! I love Harry Potter. ...more
Shayne
Jan 05, 2013 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: EVERYONE!!!
Recommended to Shayne by: Rane Magnayon
Shelves: favorites
I AM A POTTERHEAD.
So for me, these would be the best books ever!!!

No matter how other "cool" people would say that I am a geek and even too old for those books, who cares, I'm even proud of it!
haters gonna hate

I know I have just read this series when I was in high school, and I just borrowed my classmate's books then, yet I am still proud to say that IT DEFINITELY CHANGED MY LIFE.

Ever since I was in elementary school, I have always loved reading, and yet at some point, and I forgot how, I suddenly stopped. And
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Chrisman
Sep 23, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Right before the last installment came out, I went to the public library and checked out the first book in the series, and didn't stop until I had closed the final one. It took me about two and a half months, but I read the whole series from start to finish.

Say what you will about the story, the characters, the writing, but from my experience in child care over the last five years, I can assure you that it is not all too common to see a child toting a book under their arm, waiting for three minu
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Bookworm
Nov 24, 2011 rated it it was amazing
You know those annoying kids who go to the movies to watch any Harry Potter movie at the earliest hour possible, dressed in hogwarts robes, speaking with a British accent and claiming to be in Gryffindor? Or those kids who immediately jump into a conversation involving Harry Potter and inform everyone of all they know on the topic? Yeah, well. I'm one of them. ...more
Anu
ICSE Board schools in India to include Harry Potter as a part of their English syllabus. Take me back to school, please!!! *fangirling hard*
JoAnne Johnson
Feb 21, 2009 rated it it was amazing
I wanna go to Hogwarts!
Balu
Sep 01, 2020 rated it really liked it
One of my favorite series ever.

Book rankings:

Goblet of Fire (4.6 stars)
Deathly Hallows (4.55 stars)
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Half-Blood Prince (4.4 stars)
Order of Phoenix (4.35 stars)
Prisoner of Azkaban (4.3 stars)
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Chamber of Secrets (4.2 stars)
Philosopher's Stone (4.1 stars)
Cursed Child (3.45 stars)

Movie rankings: (to come when I re-watch the movies)

Remember that this is just my subjective rating. Feel free to comment.
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Nan
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - ☑ ✶✶✶✶☆
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - ☑ ✶✶✶✶☆
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - ☑ ✶✶✶✶✶
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - ☑ ✶✶✶✶☆
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix - ☑ ✶✶✶✶✶
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince - ☑ ✶✶✶✶✶
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - ☑ ✶✶✶✶✶
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shady boots
Dec 13, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Recommended to shady boots by: Literally the entire world
Welp. I did it. I finally diddly-dun-did it. I caved. I got a hold of the complete audiobook set read by the lovely Stephen Fry and dove right in. (Sidebar, I haven't had the slightest desire to actually read these past several months; audiobooks have become my solace lately.)

As someone who only saw the movies--never having grown up with the books since I wasn't a reader as a kid--I was surprised how very few differences there were between the books and movies. The books felt like much more in-d
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Ksenia Klykova
Dec 09, 2010 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Basically to anyone. If you still think that HP is a book only for kids/teenagers...think again ;)
Shelves: literature
There are countless reviews about the HP book out there, so I'll try to be brief. After all, who hasn't read at least some of the books or seen the movies?

I began to read the books after watching the first movie because I loved it..and well, why deny it? Because everybody else was doing so. But I was ten years old and I had nothing to compare it with. After reading Harry Potter, I realized how different they are. The movies are OK, entertaining but nothing more. They lack the magic of the books.
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Bev
Sep 13, 2008 rated it it was amazing
I have read the books AND listened to them on CD. Here's the story of how I became a fan of HP:

I am an avid reader and years ago, when the Harry Potter books first came to the U.S. and caused such a sensation, I resisted reading them. I'm not a big fan of fantasy lit, so I thought that reading about wizards and such was not for me. It was as a mother of two cranky children that I ended up trying the books, and I am SO glad that I did not end up missing out on this brilliant and wonderful series
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Settare (on hiatus)
Sep 29, 2012 rated it really liked it
It's time for a disclaimer. It's 2020, and many Harry Potter fans are disappointed with Ms. Rowling, so much so that they're starting to resent the books themselves.
So I want to say that for me personally, what Rowling shares on social media and how fans react to it haven't changed my love for the books. The controversies have of course made me go back and reflect on all the imperfections, problems, and ridiculous bits in the books (because they do exist) but they haven't made me cancel the boo
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Michael Sorbello
The Sorcerer's Stone: 4/5

Harry Potter had his life stolen from him before it ever had the chance to begin. He's haunted by nightmares of green explosions and evil laughter. His parents were violently murdered when he was just a baby. He's forced to live with his wicked aunt, uncle and cousin who treat him worse than garbage. His life is a complete disaster until he learns on his eleventh birthday that's he's a wizard destined for great things as well as having already accomplished quite a few of
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❧ *´¸. A BookishBerkeleyGirl ❧ ‘•´¸.* ❧ Gwendolyn
Apr 22, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: Anybody who needs to play hooky from adulthood.
An Adult Perspective....and why?


I heard of a secret place that I can hide out for a while....


Shhhh....it's a secret on how to get there, but they say go to the train station, and....?


So off I go to play hooky from real life adulthood. I am reading Harry Potter for my first time ever as an adult!

And so it begins *opening page 1*

The read, an adult perspective (peaking over the age of 40), my view book by book

Please Beware Small Spoilers Below For....



The Philosopher's Stone:Rough start? T
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Konstantina
Aug 16, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Harry Potter and his friends is a series so special to me. J.K. Rowling created a whole new magical world, very detailed and ingenious, which kept going for seven books with the same quality.
There are so many ineteresting characters beyond the main ones, who are brilliant. Luna Lovegood, Remus Lupin, Minerva McGonagall and many others are interesting, loveable and so real in their vulnerability .
The plot is intelligent, but to my opinion more ipressive were two features. J.K. Rowling uses symbol
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Faith Quick
Dec 29, 2007 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: favorite-books
I LOVE ALL OF THESE BOOKS! i was brought into the harry potter world after the second book came out. i enjoyed every book each in it's own way. i loved the first book because it helped me believe in magic again like i did when i was little. i liked the second book because i got to see hermoine grow as a stronger witch. i loved the third one because harry started to really step into his role and there was so much happening. it was an exciting book.i was introduced to dementors, azkaban, escaped c ...more
Saga
HOW IS IT POSSIBLE TO WRITE A REVIEW ON THE BEST SERIES EVER WRITTEN?


Characters I Loved: Snape, Fred & George, Harry, Lily & James, Ginny, Hermione, Tonks, DOBBY, Kreacher, Neville, Minerva Macgonagall, Draco

Characters I wish I knew more about: James Potter, Lily Potter, Sirius Black, Regulus Black, Merope Gaunt, Morfin Gaunt, Kreacher and THE MARAUDERS
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Lisa Vegan
this “review” is simply notes to myself, not much of interest to anyone but me, and not containing much in the way of spoilers given how cryptic the notes are, but just in case:

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Although she writes under the pen name J.K. Rowling, pronounced like rolling, her name when her first Harry Potter book was published was simply Joanne Rowling. Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman, her publishers demanded that she use two initials, rather than her full name. As she had no middle name, she ch
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Other books in the series

Harry Potter (7 books)
  • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)

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