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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
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it was amazing
bookshelves: favorites, audiobook, 2018-reads
Read 2 times. Last read August 21, 2017 to January 28, 2018.

Reread done for #AdamRereadsHP! GOBLET OF FIRE is definitely work and I could've done for a lot of cutting. One of the things I admire most about this series is the way J.K. Rowling can speed through a year in under 300 pages. And GOBLET is twice that length and it didn't always feel justified. I shouldn't complain because more time in this world is MORE TIME IN THIS WORLD, and it's all very realized, but the pacing still felt off. (I really, really could've done without the Quidditch World Cup.) When I first read this novel when I was 13 going on 14, I took a break for MONTHS. And the same thing happened during this reread as a 28-year-old. I think it was around the same part too. But once you get to the Third Task, it all picks up. This last fourth of the novel has always been my favorite. Voldemort's return! That scene with the Death Eaters! Harry vs. Voldemort! Moody isn't Moody! Rita Skeeter exposed! It's all wonderful. GOBLET isn't my favorite in the series, but it's still pretty damn magical.
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Quotes Adam Liked

J.K. Rowling
“If you want to know what a man's like, take a good look at how he treats his inferiors, not his equals.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire


Reading Progress

Finished Reading
January 2, 2011 – Shelved
March 2, 2012 – Shelved as: favorites
August 21, 2017 – Started Reading
January 28, 2018 – Shelved as: audiobook
January 28, 2018 – Finished Reading
February 5, 2018 – Shelved as: 2018-reads

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Fefyy Antela AWESOME


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