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  • Wizard Prison Of Azkaban

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    LOCATIONS Throughout the entire series there are many different locations that Harry Potter and his friends journey off to. One place you hear quite often of in the series is the prison of Azkaban. Azkaban is a wizard prison established by the Ministry of Magic’s Department of Magical Law Enforcement. It is guarded by Dementors and located on an island off the North Sea. It is said to be a reference to the Alcatraz prison located on an island just off the San Francisco Bay in California (Beahm,

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Harry potter and the prisoner of Azkaban is an excellent book. Out of ten stars I would rate this one an eight because it was to short. Once you get into it and finish it. It seems so short, because it is so interesting. Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban starts out with a bang. In the beginning Sirius black a Man accused of thirteen murders in one night escapes from Azkaban.( A wizard prison guarded to the tee by dementors, deadly spirits that feast

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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    Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban - Summary and Evaluation Summary: The book “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban” is the third book in the series about Harry Potter. In this book, Harry is in his third year at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. The Prisoner of Azkaban in this book is Sirius Black, who everyone believes is responsible for killing 13 muggles (non-wizards). They also believe he told Voldemort where Lilly and James Potter were hiding. Azkaban is a prison where evil

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, is the third book in the trilogy of J. K. Rowlings other Harry Potter books, though she is coming out with four more books in the coming years. Just to quickly run through the two previous books; Harry Potter is a wizard, who’s parents were killed by the worst dark wizard ever known. The reason why Harry Potter is still around, is because Lord Voldemort failed to kill Harry. His spell hit Harry, but then backfired on Voldemort taking all of his powers

  • Themes Of Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

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    Dementors appear to Harry Potter and his friends four times in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and each time they strike fear into the hearts and minds of every character who observes them. “Dementors are among the foulest creatures that walk this earth. They infest the darkest, filthiest places, they glory in decay and despair, they drain peace, hope, and happiness out of the air around them. Even Muggles feel their presence, though they can’t see them” (Rowling 187). These frightening

  • Time Travel In Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

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    us, “Just as the human mind cannot comprehend time, so it cannot comprehend the damage that will ensue if we presume to tamper with its laws. Rowling went far too light-heartedly into the subject of time travel in Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. It opened up a vast number of problems for her, because after all, if wizards could go back and undo problems, where were the future plots? So, Rowling solved the problem to her satisfaction in stages. Firstly, she had Dumbledore and Hermione emphasise

  • Analysis of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling

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    Analysis of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling Essay will attempt to analyse the different trailer conventions, which make the trailer 'Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban' a success. The outlined conventions include different scenes, the music and what affect the have on the viewers. This essay will explain the genre of the film and who their target audiences are. The opening scene starts off with Warner Bros Pictures logo in front of a

  • Comparing the Families in Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and Hoban’s The Mouse

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    Comparing the Families in Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban and Hoban’s The Mouse and His Child Creating “worlds of their own, with particular kinds of boundaries separating them from the larger world”, families ideally provide encouragement and protection for each of their members (Handel, xxiv). In J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, however, the Dursleys and Aunt Marge fail to fulfill their roles as Harry’s primary caregivers. In Russell Hoban’s The

  • Lord of the Rings: Two Towers vs. Harry Potter: Prisoner of Azkaban Comparison

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    Lord of the Rings: Two Towers vs. Harry Potter: Prisoner of Azkaban Comparison In the two novels, Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers and Harry Potter: The Prisoner of Azkaban, by J.K. Rowling, there is a distinct relationship that is created through the idea that there are the chosen individuals are the only ones that can save the world. The first novel, Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers is a novel generally focusing on uniting ¡§Middle Earth¡¨, a term used to describe the human world, to

  • Comparison Of Harry Vs. Other People, By J. K. Rowling

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    Sirius Black, lord Voldemort, Dementors, and even his own professors. is a prestigious wizard who had recently broken out of the Azkaban prison which no person has ever Black done in history. He had broken out for one intent, and that is to kill Harry Potter. “Why would I go looking for someone who I know wants to kill me?”- Harry said, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban. The author makes it known that Harry knows that Sirius wants to murder him and that he has no intent on trying to find him.

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