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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Paperback)

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Paperback 560 Pages / Published: 01/09/2014
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‘And now Harry, let us step out into the night and pursue that flighty temptress, adventure’

All is not well in the wizarding world; Voldemort has returned and The Order of the Phoenix is in disarray. At Hogwarts, things are changing, Professor Snape has finally taken the position of Defence Against the Dark Arts Master and in his place a new Potions Master has been appointed, the avuncular Professor Slughorn, who has some secrets of his own. There are questions to be answered too: what is the secret mission Dumbledore has in store for Harry? What is the mystery behind his newly blackened, shrivelled hand? What unspeakable pact has Draco Malfoy made? There is deep magic at work here, dark magic, the magic of Horcruxes and bloody curses. Only the utmost bravery (and a pinch of liquid luck) will reveal the truth. For as the storm-clouds gather and suspicions grow around a traitor at the heart of Hogwarts itself, Harry and his friends are faced with the most bitter of betrayals.

Waterstones invites you to uncover the secrets of the potion-master and to find the terrible truth about the identity of the Half-Blood prince as J.K. Rowling’s award-winning series enters its shocking penultimate chapter.  

The time for lessons is ending, the second war is beginning.

Harry Potter has been at the heart of Waterstones since the first copies of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone came into our hands.  We’re delighted to share these new editions of the series, now entirely reimagined by one of our favourite writers and illustrators, Jonny Duddle. You can find out more about Jonny Duddle at www.jonny-duddle.com/

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN: 9781408855706
Number of pages: 560
Weight: 453 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
I've yet to meet a ten-year-old who hasn't been entranced by its witty, complex plot and the character of the eponymous * Independent *
Spellbinding, enchanting, bewitching stuff * Mirror *
Teachers say a chapter can silence the most rowdy of classes * Daily Express *
One of the greatest literary adventures of modern times * Sunday Telegraph *
The Harry Potter stories will join that small group of children's books which are read and reread into adulthood * TLS *

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“Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”

it's a brill book.

Paperback edition
26th July 2009
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“THE BEST ONE YET!!!!!!!!!”

If you thought any of the previous books were thriling, witty and scary - you ain't seen nothin' yet! With romance thick in the air and monsters arising from the dead, Harry Potter is prepared for what he... More

Paperback edition
5th June 2011
Helpful? Upvote 37

“Still Has A Tight Grip On You.”

I’m not even sure if reviews are necessary on the Harry Potter series as they’re more than capable of selling themselves. Being the big series it is – in terms of both books and movies – I think everyone is mostly... More

Paperback edition
27th May 2014
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