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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix There is a door at the end of a silent corridor And it’s haunting Harry Pottter’s dreams Why else would he be waking in the middle of the night screaming in terrorHarry has a lot on his mind for this his fifth year at Hogwarts a Defense Against the Dark Arts teacher with a personality like poisoned honey; a big surprise on the Gryffindor uidditch team; and the looming terror of the Ordinary Wizarding Level exams But all these things pale next to the growing threat of He Who Must Not Be Named a threat that neither the magical government nor the authorities at Hogwarts can stopAs the grasp of darkness tightens Harry must discover the true depth and strength of his friends the importance of boundless loyalty and the shocking price of unbearable sacrificeHis fate depends on them all I cried like a little baby JK Rowling really starts taking the series down a darker road in this book She is so talented at character development and it really shines in this book Here Harry is 15 years old and for most of the book he's whiny and self centered just like a typical teenager I also adore Dumbledore's role in this book his conversation at the end with Harry put me to tears Rowling did an amazing job with the character of Umbridgenever have I hated a fictional character than I hated her I do have to admit I'm curious to see whether she makes any appearances or not For me this book was stronger for character development than plot Yes this is a key book for the series but I felt like most of the book was spent with characters' internal issues and development rather than the plot I love how Harry and the crew are dealing with adult issues now such as relationships and death As with all of her books I have a really difficult time putting these books down but especially within the last 100 pages I physically could not separate the book from my hands Overall another outstanding addition from JK Rowling “Is it true that you shouted at Professor UmbridgeYesYou called her a liarYesYou told her He Who Must Not Be Named is backYesHave a seat cause we bloody need to talk about trans livesI love Harry Potter as much as anyone which is why I urge everyone who spends money on these books to also support the trans communityTo say it with the author's words “If you want to know what a man’s like take a good look at how he treats his inferiors not his euals” WellHere’s a list of organisations that support trans lives feel free to reach out and recommend Every penny countsMermaids UKThe Trevor ProjectBlack Visions Collective because Black trans lives matterFind of my books on Instagram Interview with JK Rowling Stephen Fry Can we settle an important uestionJK Rowling YesStephen Fry How do you pronounce your last nameJK Rowling It is Row ling As in rolling pinStephen Fry So if any of you hear someone pronounce her name “Rohw ling” you have my permission to hit them over the head with — not with Order of the Phoenix that would be cruel Something smaller like a fridge A 86% | Extraordinary Notes It's a transitional book which holds back its potential but it adds greatly to its mythos with excellent new characters

  • Paperback
  • 870 pages
  • Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • J.K. Rowling
  • English
  • 13 October 2016
  • 9780439358071

About the Author: J.K. Rowling

Robert GalbraithAlthough she writes under the pen name JK Rowling pronounced like rolling her name when her first Harry Potter book was published was simply Joanne Rowling Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman her publishers demanded that she use two initials rather than her full name As she had no middle name she chose K as the second initial of her pen name from her paternal grandmother Kathleen Ada Bulgen Rowling She calls herself Jo and has said No one ever called me 'Joanne' when I was young unless they were angry Following her marriage she has sometimes used the name Joanne Murray when conducting personal business During the Leveson Inuiry she gave evidence under the name of Joanne Kathleen Rowling In a 2012 interview Rowling noted that she no longer cared that people pronounced her name incorrectlyRowling was born to Peter James Rowling a Rolls Royce aircraft engineer and Anne Rowling née Volant on 31 July 1965 in Yate Gloucestershire England 10 miles 16 km northeast of Bristol Her mother Anne was half French and half Scottish Her parents first met on a train departing from King's Cross Station bound for Arbroath in 1964 They married on 14 March 1965 Her mother's maternal grandfather Dugald Campbell was born in Lamlash on the Isle of Arran Her mother's paternal grandfather Louis Volant was awarded the Croix de Guerre for exceptional bravery in defending the village of Courcelles le Comte during the First World WarRowling's sister Dianne was born at their home when Rowling was 23 months old The family moved to the nearby village Winterbourne when Rowling was four She attended St Michael's Primary School a school founded by abolitionist William Wilberforce and education reformer Hannah More Her headmaster at St Michael's Alfred Dunn has been suggested as the inspiration for the Harry Potter headmaster Albus DumbledoreAs a child Rowling often wrote fantasy stories which she would usually then read to her sister She recalls that I can still remember me telling her a story in which she fell down a rabbit hole and was fed strawberries by the rabbit family inside it Certainly the first story I ever wrote down when I was five or six was about a rabbit called Rabbit He got the measles and was visited by his friends including a giant bee called Miss Bee At the age of nine Rowling moved to Church Cottage in the Gloucestershire village of Tutshill close to Chepstow Wales When she was a young teenager her great aunt who Rowling said taught classics and approved of a thirst for knowledge even of a uestionable kind gave her a very old copy of Jessica Mitford's autobiography Hons and Rebels Mitford became Rowling's heroine and Rowling subseuently read all of her booksRowling has said of her teenage years in an interview with The New Yorker I wasn’t particularly happy I think it’s a dreadful time of life She had a difficult homelife; her mother was ill and she had a difficult relationship with her father she is no longer on speaking terms with him She attended secondary school at Wyedean School and College where her mother had worked as a technician in the science department Rowling said of her adolescence Hermione a bookish know it all Harry Potter character is loosely based on me She's a caricature of me when I was eleven which I'm not particularly proud of Steve Eddy who taught Rowling English when she first arrived remembers her as not exceptional but one of a group of girls who were bright and uite good at English Sean Harris her best friend in the Upper Sixth owned a turuoise Ford Anglia which she says inspired the one in her books

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