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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JK Rowling's writing reminds me of my own writing. - Goodreads
After I had finished, I was annoyed by the plot holes. - Goodreads
One of the best endings of the Potter books. - Goodreads
The plot itself was so-so. - Goodreads
Yuck! Character overview: 1. - Goodreads
The ending seriously messed with my emotions!! - Goodreads

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

User Review  - Matt Kues - Goodreads

One of the best endings of the Potter books. Although Sirius' death was unexpected and fairly sad, the final battle between Voldemort and Dumbledore made up for it. Still, I was hoping Dumbledore ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Moataz Muhammad - Goodreads

Sirius is dead. Sirius is killed by the killing curse inside the hall of Death, and went through the veil. I never could overcome that part. It always hits with utter grief. Always. No matter how many ... 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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