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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again...easy to read! - weRead
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Review: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5)

User Review  - Eli - Goodreads

The Shiny-Shine-Shine Good: Most definitely the character development. O EM GEE! JK sculptured every character (whether it be good, bad or mediocre) and gave them life. I could feel what they felt ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Michaelwheeler - Goodreads

When I read the fifth installment of the Harry Potter series, I recieved a pleasant surprise. Normally, after this many books, series' tend to get boring. But not this one. Rowling's writing make ... 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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