The Libation Bearers

Author: Aeschylus
Editor: Charles River Editors via PublishDrive
ISBN: 1531284612
Size: 10,10 MB
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Aeschylus was an ancient Greek tragedian who is often considered to be the father of tragedy. Aeschylus was one of only three ancient tragedians whose plays have survived. This edition of The Libation Bearers includes a table of contents.

Very Good Lives

Author: J. K. Rowling
Editor: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316369144
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J.K. Rowling, one of the world's most inspiring writers, shares her wisdom and advice. In 2008, J.K. Rowling delivered a deeply affecting commencement speech at Harvard University. Now published for the first time in book form, VERY GOOD LIVES presents J.K. Rowling's words of wisdom for anyone at a turning point in life. How can we embrace failure? And how can we use our imagination to better both ourselves and others? Drawing from stories of her own post-graduate years, the world famous author addresses some of life's most important questions with acuity and emotional force. Sales of VERY GOOD LIVES will benefit both Lumos, a non-profit international organization founded by J.K. Rowling, which works to end the institutionalization of children around the world, and university-wide financial aid at Harvard University.

Harry Potter And The Philosopher S Stone

Author: J.K. Rowling
Editor: Pottermore
ISBN: 1781100217
Size: 20,45 MB
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"Turning the envelope over, his hand trembling, Harry saw a purple wax seal bearing a coat of arms; a lion, an eagle, a badger and a snake surrounding a large letter 'H'." Harry Potter has never even heard of Hogwarts when the letters start dropping on the doormat at number four, Privet Drive. Addressed in green ink on yellowish parchment with a purple seal, they are swiftly confiscated by his grisly aunt and uncle. Then, on Harry's eleventh birthday, a great beetle-eyed giant of a man called Rubeus Hagrid bursts in with some astonishing news: Harry Potter is a wizard, and he has a place at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An incredible adventure is about to begin!

Shadow Magic Dream Magic

Author: Joshua Khan
Editor: Scholastic UK
ISBN: 1407180525
Size: 19,77 MB
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Lileth Shadow, princess of darkness, is struggling with her growing powers. Castle Gloom is filling with ghosts and zombies roam the country. Then Lily is attacked by a mysterious sorcerer known as Dreamweaver and his army of jewel-spiders. Can Thorn and his giant bat save Lily from the realm of sleep and help her overcome the evil Dreamweaver?

The Hogwarts Library Collection

Author: J.K. Rowling
Editor: Pottermore
ISBN: 1781109230
Size: 18,10 MB
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A collection of three books treasured by users of the great library at Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Newt Scamander's masterful work on magical creatures; Quidditch Through the Ages, a comprehensive history of the game and its rules; and The Tales of Beedle the Bard, with an introduction and illustrations by J.K. Rowling and extensive commentary by Albus Dumbledore. A treasure trove of magical facts and fairy tales, the Hogwarts Library Collection is an essential companion to the Harry Potter series. This collection includes the updated edition of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, with a new foreword from J.K. Rowling (writing as Newt Scamander) and six new beasts! At least 15% of the net retail price* of this eBook bundle will be available to Comic Relief and Lumos Foundation for their work with children and young people to help them have a better life. 13% of these monies will be used by Comic Relief and 87% will be used by Lumos Foundation. Comic Relief is a registered charity in the UK with charity nos. 326568 (England/Wales) and SC039730 (Scotland). Lumos Foundation is a registered charity in the UK with no. 1112575. * The net retail price means the price paid by the consumer less applicable sales taxes

Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them The Original Screenplay

Author: J.K. Rowling
Editor: Pottermore
ISBN: 1781109605
Size: 20,59 MB
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When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is misplaced and some of Newt's fantastic beasts escape, it spells trouble for everyone... Inspired by the original Hogwart’s textbook by Newt Scamander, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original screenplay marks the screenwriting debut of J.K. Rowling, author of the beloved and internationally bestselling Harry Potter books. A feat of imagination and featuring a cast of remarkable characters and magical creatures, this is epic adventure-packed storytelling at its very best. Whether an existing fan or new to the wizarding world, this is a perfect addition for any film lover or reader’s bookshelf. The film Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them will have its theatrical release on 18th November 2016.

Libri Di Harry Potter

Author: Fonte: Wikipedia
Editor: Books LLC, Wiki Series
ISBN: 9781232025122
Size: 20,62 MB
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Fonte: Wikipedia. Pagine: 31. Capitoli: Harry Potter e i Doni della Morte, Traduzione in italiano di Harry Potter, Harry Potter e la pietra filosofale, Harry Potter e il principe mezzosangue, Harry Potter e il calice di fuoco, Harry Potter e l'Ordine della Fenice, Harry Potter e la camera dei segreti, Harry Potter e il prigioniero di Azkaban, Gli animali fantastici: dove trovarli, Il Quidditch attraverso i secoli, Profezia di Harry Potter, Bloomsbury Publishing, Comic Relief, Conversazione con J. K. Rowling. Estratto: Harry Potter e i Doni della Morte l'ultimo dei sette romanzi della serie di Harry Potter, scritto e ideato dalla scrittrice britannica J. K. Rowling. uscito in lingua originale il 21 luglio 2007, mentre in Italia il 5 gennaio 2008. La Rowling ha dichiarato di aver terminato il libro l'11 gennaio 2007, in un albergo di Edimburgo. Il 28 marzo 2007 sono state rese pubbliche le copertine statunitensi e inglesi del libro (anche nella versione per adulti). Il 16 luglio, pochi giorni prima dell'uscita ufficiale del libro, su internet comparso un PDF contenente le foto di tutte le pagine del libro che si sarebbe poi rivelato l'originale, rompendo cos il rigoroso embargo imposto dalla casa editrice. Si trattava della versione statunitense, in cui si potevano leggere tutte le 759 pagine del libro. Il PDF ha cominciato a circolare su canali peer-to-peer. Il giorno prima dell'uscita del libro la Scholastic, la casa editrice che stampa la serie negli Stati Uniti, ha definito tale versione "convincente," ma non aveva rilasciato commenti definitivi sull'autenticit del libro. In seguito la stessa autrice, tramite il suo avvocato, aveva ammesso che delle versioni "plausibili" del libro erano cominciate a circolare, ma aveva invitato i lettori a ignorare tali versioni e chiesto a coloro che le avevano lette di non rivelare ad altri elementi del libro. La Scholastic ha quindi affermato che una piccolissima parte delle copie pronte per la distribuzione erano s...

The Whisperer The Way To Freedom

Author: H.M. Clarke
Editor: PublishDrive
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Book 7 is here! Dearen and her uneasy allies are on a rescue mission to free Adhamh from his Arranian capturers. Kral Tayme, on the other hand, has given himself his own mission to remind Dearen at every available moment of who she really is. Kalena Tsarland, Hatar Kalarthri.

The Lexicon

Author: Belinda Hobbs
Editor: Rdr Books
ISBN: 9781571431363
Size: 13,85 MB
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AVAILABLE NOW! This unauthorized guide to the popular series by author J.K. Rowling is a 400 page companion work perfect for the curious reader who wants to know more about these remarkable books. Extensive new commentary, which does not appear on Vander Ark's Harry Potter Lexicon website ( adds to the fun of reading this reference work. "Steve Vander Ark's Harry Potter Lexicon website is visited by more than 25 million visitors annually," said RDR Books publisher Roger Rapoport. "For years fans who have seen the author keynote major academic conferences on the Harry Potter novels, including Sectus in London, Patronus in Copenhagen, Lumos in Las Vegas and Prophecy in Toronto, have been asking him to write an original companion work on this wonderful series. This book offers fascinating analysis, new insights and a deep appreciation of Rowling's work. " The Lexicon will be available nationally through bookstores and other retail outlets, online shops and the publisher's website This new and different book has a new focus and purpose, mindful of the guidelines of the court. Vander Ark, who has read the Potter novels many times, has been interviewed by the BBC, the Today Show, the New York Times, Time Magazine, the Associated Press, the New Yorker, the London Times, the Guardian. His interview for an A& E television special on the series appears as part of the extra section on the DVD edition of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. A former school media specialist living in Grand Rapids, Michigan, Vander Ark has been honored by fans of the series who appreciate his insights into the Potter books. The Association for Library Services for Children, a division of the American Library Association, has named the Lexicon website one 15 "Great Web Sites For Kids." It has also been named a USA Today Hot Site.


Author: Banana Yoshimoto
Editor: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0671532855
Size: 18,18 MB
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After losing her delicate younger sister to suicide, a Japanese-American woman incurs a case of amnesia and embarks on an emotional journey of recovery, aided by her clairvoyant kid brother. By the author of Kitchen. Reprint.