The other book I finished recently is The Tales of Beedle the Bard, by J.K. Rowling (2007). This is a short collection of original fables from the wizarding world of Harry Potter, along with commentary on each story by renowned wizard Albus Dumbledore. Unlike That Hideous Strength, this little book took me all of one morning to read.
Spoilers follow… Continue reading “Rowling’s Storybook”
I just finished re-reading Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. After watching the sixth film I was left with a nagging feeling that some crucial plot points had been left out, so I had to go back and check. As with many good books, once I started I couldn’t stop. I was wrong; the plot points they left out weren’t exactly crucial, they just happened to be my favorite part of the story.
Warning: Spoilers for Prince and Hallows follow.
Continue reading “Second Time Around”