Summary: This is an essay I wrote for school comparing and contrasting the lives of Harry and Voldemort. It starts with their childhoods and continues until the end of the books.
Summary: After a brief introduction to what will be a four-part essay, I take a close look at the hints we get from the Sorting Hat's songs about what exactly it takes to be in Gryffindor.
Many thanks to Noah and his close read of the Sorting Hat's song in Episode 3 for inspiring this essay!
Summary: A closer look at the qualities of Hufflepuff house, through the lens of the Sorting Hat's songs.
I suggest you read at least the opening of "Part 1: Gryffindor" first, just to get an idea of where I'm coming from.
Summary: An essay about the importance and symbolism of the use of specific colours in the Harry Potter books, with a focus on the colours representing the four Hogwarts houses.
Summary: A close look at how addiction and substance abuse is illustrated in the series. Will it change the way we look at certain characters, or even ourselves?
Summary: My opinion on some instances of possible animal abuse, and how they affect the overall message of the Harry Potter series.
Half the Life, Double the Problems: The Consequences of Unicorn Blood by LumosNight3
Rated: All Ages [Reviews - 6]
Summary: We've talked a lot about where the curse of unicorn blood comes from, but just what exactly is the curse?! That's what this Quibble seeks to find out!
Summary: Dobby is one of the most beloved characters in the bestselling Harry Potter series by J.K. Rowling. His bravery and loyalty are often overlooked. I wrote this brief character description in honor of the tiny house elf. R.I.P. Dobby
Summary: A look at why the Hufflepuffs do not deserve the reputation many give them
Ravenclaw and Hermione Granger: Not A Match Made in Heaven? by suprememugwump
Rated: All Ages [Reviews - 4]
Summary: In this, the third part of my "A Guide to Sorting" series, I look at what the Sorting Hat has to say about the "smart house." I also argue that JK Rowling had more reasons than convenience for not placing Hermione in Ravenclaw.
Teaching in the Harry Potter Series: We can learn something! by JealousofWizards
Rated: All Ages [Reviews - 0]
Summary: I explore the teaching methodologies prevalent in the Harry Potter series and how we muggles might learn from them.
Summary: This Quibble takes a look at the intricacies of Polyjuice Potion! If you're interested in how science and magic collide and want to get in to a good debate on DNA issues in Polyjuice Potion, then read on!
We've talked a lot about where the curse of unicorn blood comes from, but just what exactly is the curse?! That's what this Quibble seeks to find out!
I'm back with more of my thoughts and questions that I had while re-reading the Harry Potter books. This time from Chapters 1 & 2 of Chamber of Secrets.
I pair up characters with magical creatures that are like them.
In which I try to explain my views on prejudice in the Wizarding world, and connect it to certain areas of the muggle world as well. The category is Fantastic Beats and Where to...
This is an essay I wrote for school comparing and contrasting the lives of Harry and Voldemort. It starts with their childhoods and continues until the end of the books.