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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Author: J K Rowling; Mary GrandPré
Publisher: New York, NY : Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Press, [1999] ©1998
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Novels
Fiction
Juvenile works
Fantasy literature
Juvenile fiction
Juvenile fiction. Juvenile
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rowling, J. K.
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
(OCoLC)1140660680
Named Person: Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); Hermione Granger, (Fictitious character); Ron Weasley, (Fictitious character); Ron Weasley, (Fictitious character); Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); Hermione Granger, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J K Rowling; Mary GrandPré
ISBN: 0439064864 9780439064866 9780439064873 0439064872 0439420105 9780439420105 9781480614987 148061498X 9780545582926 054558292X 9780758744265 0758744269 9780613287142 0613287142 0439554896 9780439554893 0439068460 9780439068468 9781338299151 1338299158 9780545791328 0545791324
OCLC Number: 40043650
Notes: "Year 2"--Spine.
Sequel to: Harry Potter and the sorcerer's stone.
Prequel to: Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban.
Performer(s): Illustrations by Mary GrandPré
Awards: ALA Notable Children's Book, 2000.
Target Audience: 940L
Description: viii, 341 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The worst birthday --
Dobby's warning --
The Burrow --
At Flourish and Blotts --
The whomping willow --
Gilderoy Lockhart --
Mudbloods and murmurs --
The deathday party --
The writing on the wall --
The rogue bludger --
The dueling club --
The polyjuice potion --
The very secret diary --
Cornelius Fudge --
Aragog --
The Chamber of Secrets --
The heir of Slytherin --
Dobby's reward.
Responsibility: by J.K. Rowling ; illustrations by Mary GrandPré.
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When the Chamber of Secrets is opened again at the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, second-year student Harry Potter finds himself in danger from a dark power that has once more been released on the school.

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One of the best in the series

by ahaseley (WorldCat user published 2016-10-14) Excellent Permalink

The second book of the series is where, I think, Harry Potter really started to take off as a series, establishing itself as a wholly new and 'magical' series. Every part of this book was wonderful and I have gone back to read it time and again!

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: my thoughts

by LaveRocks101 (WorldCat user published 2011-02-13) Very Good Permalink

I recommend this book for boys and girls ages 9-18. This is a wonderful book that has action, mystery, and adventure... a great book all-around. READ IT!!!!

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Not as much mythology, just as much brilliance as #1.

by PYEsinc (WorldCat user published 2011-09-20) Very Good Permalink

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, the first obviously called for (by the final chapter of #1, that is), is just as brilliant, slightly less engaging, a little more original than Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.  Some of the stuff we wondered (or at least should have...
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