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...wever, shows the importance of going against dark magic while simultaneously showing the strength and maturity of Harry Potter’s character. It took seven nearly 400-word books to defeat Lord Voldemort, and each book presented Harry Potter with a difficult task that forced him to grow in order to overcome. The fantasy world that Harry Potter presents both its young and aged audience with allows for a stress-free, magical break from whatever it is that is bothering them. It is important to understand the science fiction of Harry Potter and see that it is these very fictional aspects that makes it so heavily praised in today’s society. While witchcraft and wizardry are taught, practiced, and praised in the Harry Potter novels, so are elements that allow for a reader’s internal growth and personal therapy that are all easily accessed from the comfort of their own homes.
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