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The Philosophers Stone

Advantages: Written by J K Rowling - she knows how to tell a story
Disadvantages: Why did it take me so long to get around to reading it?

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Why read this one?... What tempted me to read this book? Until recently I had not considered reading this book, I had seen all of the movies because my daughter had insisted that they were so good I had ...

dawnymarie 18.08.2012 · Read full review
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Harry and his First Year...

Advantages: Exitment. Well Written.Enjoyable...
Disadvantages: -

-------------------------------------------------- ---------- Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone -------------------------------------------- --------------- It was the christmas of 1997 and everyone was in a exited and anticipated mood to open ...

Jordan2493 16.10.2008 · Read full review
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Harry Potter, the phenomenon begins...

Advantages: Great book that gets children reading, fires the imagination
Disadvantages: Plot is dark for younger children, may be difficult to get into at first

Every fantasy story has its villains, and JK Rowling creates the darkest wizard the world has ever seen. Bent on becoming immortal, with an army of faithful servants, spells that torture, curses that control your thoughts and the ultimate dark magic... th ...

e_coleuk 04.07.2005 · Read full review
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The Start of a Magical Journey...

Advantages: Everything!
Disadvantages: Nothing!

...It is perhaps a little surprising, that someone such as myself - self proclaimed Harry Potter nut - has yet to review anything Potter related. This is because I love this series so much, I'm not sure my reviews could do the books justice. However, with le ...

amytheduck 22.06.2007 · Read full review
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Wonderful wizardry

Advantages: Exciting!
Disadvantages: It's supposed to be for kids!

...I had several amazing gifts for my 21st birthday, but none kept me entertained so long as this little gem! I recieved the boxed set of the Harry Potter books from my friend, and although this review is technically about the Harry Potter and the Philosophe ...

NATI 05.03.2002 · Read full review
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