Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter's third year at Hogwarts is full of new dangers. A convicted murderer, Sirius Black, has broken out of Azkaban prison, and it seems he's after Harry. Now Hogwarts is being patrolled by the dementors, the Azkaban guards who are hunting Sirius. But Harry can't imagine that Sirius or, for that matter, the evil Lord Voldemort could be more frightening than the dementors themselves, who have the terrible power to fill anyone they come across with aching loneliness and despair. Meanwhile, life continues as usual at Hogwarts. A top-of-the-line broom takes Harry's success at Quidditch, the sport of the Wizarding world, to new heights. A cute fourth-year student catches his eye. And he becomes close with the new Defense of the Dark Arts teacher, who was a childhood friend of his father. Yet despite the relative safety of life at Hogwarts and the best efforts of the dementors, the threat of Sirius Black grows ever closer. But if Harry has learned anything from his education in wizardry, it is that things are often not what they seem. Tragic revelations, heartwarming surprises, and high-stakes magical adventures await the boy wizard in this funny and poignant third installment of the beloved series.
--scholastic.com

Title:Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9780439655484
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    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Reviews

  • Raeleen Lemay

    re-read in February 2016Harry is getting his sass on. I love it. Re-Read in December 2014 for Harry Christmas to YouOH MAN. THIS BOOK IS SO MY FAVORITE.The phone conversation at the beginning between ...

  • Inge

    This is a Weasley appreciation post....

  • Zoë

    “Don't let the muggles get you down.” Yup yup yup I love this book....

  • Wil Wheaton

    I'm beginning to wonder if there will ever be a Defence Against The Dark Arts teacher who is just a teacher....

  • Lily C

    This one is definitely my favourite of the 3 i've read so far.. :)(Watch my review here): https://youtu.be/gFZ99uPXiIU...

  • Cindy Pham

    I am both pleasantly surprised and mad that I ended up enjoying this audiobook and getting invested in Sirius Black. The story really improved when we discovered more about the background story of eve...

  • Jayson

    (A) 85% | ExtraordinaryNotes: Separating itself from its forebears, it's a story of greater complexity, darker tones, and a vastly expanded mythology....

  • Khanh, first of her name, mother of bunnies

    I last read this book when I was 14 years old, given that I'm almost 32 now, I have a whole new perspective on it. Despite the fact that I gave this book 5 stars previously, I have to admit that it di...

  • Jayson

    (A) 85% | ExtraordinaryNotes: A flavorful foreboding, it plies expanded bandwidth, like ripened fruit, and more acute: a sweet and spicy sandwich....

  • Hannah

    I have so much more love for this one re-reading it as an adult. Five stars of course. ...