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Harry Potter (Wizarding World Universe) Book

Discussion in 'Entertainment Forum' started by Kyle Max, Apr 26, 2016.

  1. [removed]

    Trusted Prestigious

    Decided to re-read everything. Just started Half-Blood Prince.
  2. Meerkat

    human junk drawer Prestigious

    I'm halfway through re-reading Order Of The Phoenix. Man, Ginny was robbed in the movies.
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  3. [removed]

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    Ginny is such a greater presence for sure. I just wrapped up Order last week. Forgot how whiny Harry is and how Umbridge is a bigger villain than Voldemort haha
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  4. mad

    I was right. Prestigious

    My friends and I like to call him "all caps Harry" in OotP cause he's always screaming.
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  5. The Pharmacist

    Legal Drug Dealer Prestigious

    I got the illustrated copy for my birthday I love it
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  6. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    The illustrated copies are going to become prized possessions for me. They'll be next to my illustrated Tolkien novels on my shelves as long as I life. Perfection.
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  7. exanctile

    Fight the long defeat.

    How does the text compare to the original publication? Is it abridged, and if so, how severely? The illustrated edition looks beautiful, but I haven't been convinced to pick it up just yet.
  8. Daniel

    Party Mom Supporter

    Nice. I just started reading these for the first time. Just finished The Sorcerer's Stone and started Chamber today.
  9. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    I may be wrong, but I'm like 98% sure it's the entire text.
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  11. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    I don't need three copies of it, but that cover alone is worth buying a third. Hot damn.

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    That looks amazing
  13. [removed]

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    Just about to finish my re-read. Bummed it's coming to an end.
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  14. dpatrick23

    Regular Supporter

    A feeling I know all too well haha
  15. colorlesscliche

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    Only the first book is illustrated, right? Is the plan to release one per year?
  16. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    It was originally supposed to be all seven in three years, but it seems like it's been expanded quite a bit.
  17. Dumpweed182

    Shut Up

    These will forever be my favorite books.
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  18. jump start

    Total ginger. Prestigious

    I was rereading them recently, but other stuff came up when I was halfway through Order of the Phoenix. Definitely need to jump back in soon.
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  19. iam1bearcat

    i'm writing a book, leave me alone.

    working my way through the series for the first time.

    books 1 & 2 are okay, but super flawed. book 3 is pretty terrible, but man, Goblet of Fire is real good stuff. finished it tonight / this morning and it has me interested and invested in finishing the series. new characters, world growth, character growth (FINALLY), new settings and challenges... real good stuff. not perfect, but a lot fewer flaws than the first three books.

    interested in watching the films after i'm done with the books.
  20. I love these books so much. Thinking of reading for 6th time now since nothing else is grabbing me like they have, and they just make me really happy >-p
  21. lordjedediah


    The Cursed Child has started it's run.

    Sounds like a giant mess to me. I'll still pick up the script when it's released but I really wish that Harry's story ended at Book 7.
  22. Garrett

    you're not a ghost Moderator

    Anyone else do your Ilvermorny sorting quiz? It went live today. I'm curious how most people correlate or if any exists.

  23. smowashere

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  24. aranea

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    Pre-ordered Cursed Child yesterday.
  25. SmithBerryCrunch

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    Been listening to the audiobooks. Pretty great. Halfway through book 3.