In the 6th book in the Harry Potter series, we find out more about Lord Voldemort’s past and follow Harry as he struggles with Umbridge, teenage hormones, and Draco Malfoy.
For who is this book for ?
This book is for fans of the Harry Potter series who are looking for more insight into Lord Voldemort’s past and want to see how Harry copes with teenage hormones and Draco Malfoy.
- Insightful look at Voldemort’s past
- Exciting, fast paced read
- Darker tone than the earlier books
- The book moves slowly in the beginning
- The climax is anti-climactic
- Some of the characters are superfluous
Learn more about the author
J.K. Rowling is the author of the Harry Potter series, including “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”. She wrote her first novel while working as a secretary at Amnesty International in London and has since become one of Britain’s most successful authors.
” Rowling doesn’t disappoint with the latest installation of the Harry Potter series. The Half-Blood Prince is loaded with suspense, mystery, and surprise .”
“In typical Rowling fashion, the Half-Blood Prince is full of surprises and suspense. I could not put it down.”
“The Half-Blood Prince was action packed and there were a few parts that made me cry. I would definitely recommend it to anyone who is interested in reading the Harry Potter series.”
“I have never been so emotionally attached to a book series as I am with the Harry Potter books. J.K. Rowling knows how to grip her readers and take them on an unforgettable journey.”