Finished reading Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince last night. While the first five books are essentially school stories, which also stand well on their own as individual books, HBP makes a departure from this. HBP takes a leap from these – it is set in Hogwarts, but it is not a school story. […]
I am not too much of a text messager, much less a fan of really short telegraphic ones. Yet, I sent out a two-word confirmation that I had “Got Potter!” at 9:47 a.m. on Saturday to my Potter-crazy friends! The day was packed with other non-Potter activities, and by the end of Saturday, I had […]
Since it looks like there are going to be a few posts on Harry Potter in the coming days, I’ve created a new category for them. Found this site with a listing of all the chapter titles from all 5 books, with summaries as well if you click on the chapter titles.
Started reading Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone last night. Finished four chapters by today, which puts me on course for the chapter-a-day routine. Here are the chapters I’ve finished, along with the days they were read on (okay, supposed to be read on!). Day 1 Friday, 4th March 2005 The Boy Who Lived Day […]
I am trying to follow Sheetal’s Plan A – a chapter a day ought to do nicely! Fabmall’s come out with a slew of offers for those who pre-order HBP. Damn thing’s priced at 995, and the offer price is 796. Still a rip-off if you ask me. However, one since I cannot wait a […]