Harry Potter's Bookshelf: The Great Books behind the Hogwarts Adventures

Harry Potter's Bookshelf: The Great Books behind the Hogwarts Adventures

John Granger


Harry Potter. The identify evokes J.K. Rowling's wondrous global of magic that has captured the imaginations of hundreds of thousands on either the published web page and the silver display with bestselling novels and blockbuster motion pictures. the genuine magic present in this kid's fable sequence lies not just in its attract humans of every age yet in its connection to the better global of vintage literature.

Harry Potter's Bookshelf: the nice Books at the back of the Hogwarts Adventures explores the literary panorama of topics and genres J.K. Rowling artfully wove all through her novels-and the influential authors and tales that encouraged her. From Jane Austen's Emma and Charles Dickens's category struggles, during the gothic romances of Dracula and Frankenstein and the detective mysteries of Dorothy L. Sayers, to the dramatic alchemy of C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and William Shakespeare, Rowling solid a strong spell with the nice books of English literature that reworked the tale of a tender wizard right into a around the globe popular culture phenomenon.

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