Harry Potter Book

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

  1. Kyle Max

    Regular Prestigious

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

    Officer Hot Prestigious

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

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

    Legal Drug Dealer Prestigious

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

    why can't i dream 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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  8. 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.
     
  9. Daniel

    Regular

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

    why can't i dream Moderator

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

    kill the switch Moderator

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  12. Garrett L.

    why can't i dream Moderator

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

    Trusted Prestigious

    That looks amazing
     
  14. Kyle Max

    Regular Prestigious

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

    Regular

    A feeling I know all too well haha
     
  16. colorlesscliche

    it's-a me Prestigious

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

    why can't i dream Moderator

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

    Shut Up

    These will forever be my favorite books.
     
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  19. 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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  20. 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.
     
  21. Mary V

    gold star for aimless good will

    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
     
  22. lordjedediah

    N00b3

    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.
     
  23. Garrett L.

    why can't i dream Moderator

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

    Gryffindor/Pukwudgie.
     
  24. smowashere

    turnative.com

    Hufflepuff/Pukwudgie
     
  25. aranea

    Grill Gamer and Much Needed Ally Prestigious

    Pre-ordered Cursed Child yesterday.
     
  26. SmithBerryCrunch

    Trusted Supporter

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