Posts Tagged ‘J.K. Rowling’

Was Harry Potter Worth the Wait?

— by ALLISON HIGGINBOTHAM — In 2000, I read my first “Harry Potter” book. For the past 11 years, I have been waiting … waiting for the next book to come out, waiting for the movies to come out. I have spent over half my life with Harry, Ron, and Hermione keeping me company. I[...]

Farewell, Harry: A Decade in the Magical World of ‘Harry Potter’

— by ALEXA MILAN — For as long as I can remember, I’ve been in love with the world of reading. There’s something remarkable about getting lost in a good story and letting your imagination take control. But it wasn’t until 1999, when I was 11 years old, that a story resonated with m[...]

Under Review: ‘Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2’

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — “The boy who lived, come to die.” Poignant words from the vehemently evil Voldemort portrayed to alarming perfection by the wonderfully gifted Ralph Fiennes. From the moment “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2” begins, we are braced for the ine[...]

Watch Harry Potter Stars Walk the Red Carpet Live

— by SHERICE ANTOINETTE — In a few minutes, stars from the final Harry Potter film will arrive at Trafalgar Square in London. It will be the second-to-last time Daniel Radcliffe, Emma Watson, Rupert Grint and, of course, the woman who created this fantastic world[...]