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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by JK Rowling book reviewVoldemort has returned with his sycophantic sidekick Peter Pettygrew, who escaped in the last book, and are plotting the death of Harry Potter when they are disturbed by elderly caretaker Frank Bryce. Elsewhere, Harry is awoken by his scar burning and the remnants of a dream of Voldermort murdering an old man. Harry is now 14 and is stumbling headlong into adolescence, together with his friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Grainger. Making the most of the end of another dreadful summer with the Dursleys, Harry and his friends are going to the Quidditch World cup, accompanied by Mr. Weasley, his colleague from the Ministry of Magic Mr. Diggory and his son, a senior pupil of Hogwarts, Cedric Diggory, via a portkey.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J K Rowling - review
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Rowling and the fourth novel in the Harry Potter series. It follows Harry Potter , a wizard in his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and the mystery surrounding the entry of Harry's name into the Triwizard Tournament, in which he is forced to compete. The book was published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury and in the United States by Scholastic ; in both countries the release date was 8 July , the first time a book in the series was published in both countries at the same time. The novel won a Hugo Award , the only Harry Potter novel to do so, in The book was adapted into a film , which was released worldwide on 18 November , and a video game by Electronic Arts. Throughout the three previous novels in the Harry Potter series , the main character, Harry Potter , has struggled with the difficulties of growing up, and the added challenge of being a famed wizard: when Harry was a baby, Lord Voldemort , the most powerful Dark wizard in history, killed Harry's parents but was mysteriously defeated after unsuccessfully trying to kill Harry, which left a lightning-shaped scar on Harry's forehead. This results in Harry's immediate fame and his being placed in the care of his abusive muggle , or non-magical, aunt and uncle, Aunt Petunia Dursley and Uncle Vernon Dursley , who have a son named Dudley Dursley.
Jul 08, Minutes Middle Grade 10 and up Buy. Jul 08, Minutes Middle Grade 10 and up. This year Harry turns 14 and becomes interested in girls — one in particular. And with Dark Magic comes danger, as someone close to Harry dies. The audio is available on July 8th. As a postgraduate she… More about J. Audio —.