Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

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Demco Media, Apr 30, 2004 - Juvenile Fiction - 870 pages
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In his fifth year at Hogwart's, Harry faces challenges at every turn, from the dark threat of He-Who-Must-Not-Be- Named and the unreliability of the government of the magical world to the rise of Ron Weasley as the keeper of the Gryffindor Quidditch Team. Along the way he learns about the strength of his friends, the fierceness of his enemies, and the meaning of sacrifice.

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Yuck! Character overview: 1. - Goodreads
The ending seriously messed with my emotions!! - Goodreads
Your writing gave me courage. - Goodreads
The over-all plot wasn't the most interesting. - Goodreads
So much character development! - Goodreads
Loved the ending though. - Goodreads

Review: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5)

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This was the greatest of the Harry Potter books, I think. It was the most real, and even though Umbridge infuriates me, the emotions are the most raw and real and the story is interesting. Read full review

Review: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5)

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This was the greatest of the Harry Potter books, I think. It was the most real, and even though Umbridge infuriates me, the emotions are the most raw and real and the story is interesting. Read full review

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About the author (2004)

As a single mother, Rowling became an international literary sensation in 1999 when the first three installments of her Harry Potter children's book series. The fourth volume, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, became the fastest-selling book in history. Rowling graduated from Exeter University and moved to Portugal in 1990. Her marriage ended in divorce, and soon found herself on welfare. She sold the first book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone for around 4,000.00. Rowling is currently Britain's 13 wealthiest. The 7th book in the series, harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, sold 6.9 million copies, the biggest opening in publishing history.

Newbery Medal winner Nancy Willard has written numerous beloved books for children and adults, including poetry, picture books, and novels. She teaches writing and literature at Vassar College.
Mary GrandPre is the acclaimed illustrator of many children's books, including Plum, by Tony Mitton; The Thread of Life, by Domenico Vittorini; and the bestselling Harry Potter series, by J.K. Rowling.

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