HARRY POTTER and the Prisoner of Azkaban
AUTHOR: Joanne K. Rowling
TYPE of book: Fantasy story
MAIN CHARACTERS: Harry Potter. He is very slender. Nothing except the
scar on his forehead shows that he is the most famous boy in the Wizard-World. He is famous because he survived a Death Curse when he was a baby and reflected it back onto the darkest wizard, Lord Voldemort. The Dark Lord nearly died and fled. Now Harry is thirteen.
Ron Weasley is Harry´s best friend. He is tall , has red hair like everybody in his family and lots and lots of freckles. He comes from a real old wizarding family and he has got five brothers and a younger sister. They are all very poor.
Hermione Granger is Harry´s other best friend. She comes from a Muggle family (muggles are people who are not able to do magic). Her parents are dentists. Hermione´s teeth are rabbit-like and her brown hair is very bushy. She is an intelligent girl and she learns much because she wants to get good marks.
The Dursleys are Harry´s only relatives. They are a perfectly normal Muggle family from Aunt Marge to Cousin Dudley, only Harry doesn´t fit in…
Dementors guard the prison Azkaban, where the most dangerous wizards are kept. They are ugly creatures which hide under large coats with hoods. They suck the good feelings out of the people. They haven´t got faces, only one big mouth and they are all slimy.
THE STORY TAKES PLACE AT: Hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry. Hogwarts is a school for teenage-wizards. It is in northern England. There are four houses: Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, Slytherin and Gryffindor. Harry is a Gryffindor just as Ron and Hermione are.
Harry´s greatest opponent, Draco Malfoy, lives in Slytherin; Headmaster of Hogwarts is Albus Dumbledore. He is a tall man with long silver hair and bright eyes behind half-moon spectacles. He has also got a huge, crooked nose.52211dob62ffg4m
PLOT: At the beginning Marge Dursley visited the Dursleys. She was so mean... [continues]
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