Book Reviews of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, Bk 2) (Audio Cassette) (Unabridged)

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, Bk 2) (Audio Cassette) (Unabridged)
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets - Harry Potter, Bk 2 - Audio Cassette - Unabridged
Author: Jim Dale (Narrator), J. K. Rowling
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ISBN-13: 9780807281918
ISBN-10: 0807281913
Publication Date: 12/1/1999
Edition: Unabridged
Rating:
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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4.5 stars, based on 113 ratings
Publisher: Listening Library
Book Type: Audio Cassette
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If you have never before heard of Harry Potter, let me be the first to say, "Welcome to Earth, dear alien friend!" The second book of the series. The movies do not do justice to the books. The English sense of humor is just fantastic. I bought this for me, not my kids, by the way. They have their own copy!
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The eagerly anticipated sequel to the astounding smash hit Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone is finally here! No need to wait Harry's back for his second year at Hogwarts, where the infamous Chamber of Secrets has been opened for the first time in 50 years. The monster that is unleashed is literally petrifying Hogwarts students (turning them into stone, that is), and who is the primary suspect? Harry Potter himself. Add to this some enormous spiders, a Deathday Party, a ghost named Moaning Myrtle who haunts the girls' bathroom, and lots and lots of suspense, and you'll soon find yourself engrossed in another terrific tale in which magic does exist and good eventually triumphs over evil
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A little scarier than the first Harry Potter book. These books just get better and better. Harry is packing for his second year at Hogwarts when an elf named Dobby finds him and warns him that if he returns to Hogwarts he'll be in trouble!!
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The 2nd in the series. Still a little light-hearted for the youngsters. I love Gilderoy and especially the Lucius Malfoy. Or maybe it's the actors who portray them. But, then again, women tend to like those "bad boys." LOL! Excellent book for a literature circle. Have students read then view the movie for a compare/contrast.
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It's all been said before, but I may as well jump on the bandwagon. The Harry Potter series is fantastic, and I recommend it to anyone, including adults, who love a good story.
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I enjoyed listening to Jim Daly read this book. He's very good at distinguishing voices for the various characters. The story itself isn't one of my favorites of the Harry Potter series, but it's a pleasant listen (I just don't recommend listening to some parts while eating)
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Unabridged Read by Jim Dale. Excellent voices. I really enjoyed hearing the story as told by Mr Dale even after already reading it.
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It's hard to fall in love with an earnest, appealing young hero like Harry Potter and then to watch helplessly as he steps into terrible danger! And in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, the much anticipated sequel to the award-winning Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, he is in terrible danger indeed. As if it's not bad enough that after a long summer with the horrid Dursleys he is thwarted in his attempts to hop the train to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry to begin his second year. But when his only transportation option is a magical flying car, it is just his luck to crash into a valuable (but clearly vexed) Whomping Willow. Still, all this seems like a day in the park compared to what happens that fall within the haunted halls of Hogwarts.

Chilling, malevolent voices whisper from the walls only to Harry, and it seems certain that his classmate Draco Malfoy is out to get him. Soon it's not just Harry who is worried about survival, as dreadful things begin to happen at Hogwarts. The mysteriously gleaming, foot-high words on the wall proclaim, "The Chamber of Secrets Has Been Opened. Enemies of the Heir, Beware." But what exactly does it mean? Harry, Hermione, and Ron do everything that is wizardly possible--including risking their own lives--to solve this 50-year-old, seemingly deadly mystery. This deliciously suspenseful novel is every bit as gripping, imaginative, and creepy as the first; familiar student concerns--fierce rivalry, blush-inducing crushes, pedantic professors--seamlessly intertwine with the bizarre, horrific, fantastical, or just plain funny. Once again, Rowling writes with a combination of wit, whimsy, and a touch of the macabre that will leave readers young and old desperate for the next installment. --Karin Snelson
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This is book two of Harry Potter. Good book to relax with.
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This is the second in the Harry Potter series. This book is amazing. Ms. Rowling gets better and better with all of her books! This is a great world that she has created and I don't want to see it end! If you haven't read this series, I highly suggest that you do!
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Even better than the first book. I do love the Harry Potter series.
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Excellent, of course! Rowling really knows how to keep you into a book!
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A wonderful and charming tale for both adults and children alike.
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The second book in the Harry Potter saga starts out with Harry back at the Dursleys for summer vacation with a few changes. He has his own bedroom now instead of being relegated to the cupboard under the stairs. Its actually Dudleys second bedroom (dont get me started on the degenerate waste of space this kid is) and out of the grace and goodness of their hearts, Harry is now using it. This entire attitude demonstrated by the Dursleys resulted in major eye-rollage on my part and activated my gag reflex. These people are truly despicable. Not sure which is the lesser of the two evils for Harryliving with the Dursleys or being attacked by Voldemort.

After a very interesting and exciting first year at Hogwarts, we now find Harry very melancholy as he hasnt heard from his friends all summer and is feeling very lonely. Harry meets Dobby, a mysterious house elf who comes to Privet Drive to warn Harry not to return to Hogwarts, which is not an option for Harry as he considers Hogwarts his true home. Dobby demonstrates very strange and self-loathing behavior by frequently assaulting himself with inanimate objects to punish himself for saying anything, which is a little bizarre because he doesnt really tell Harry much of anything, other than to not return to Hogwarts.

Fortunately for the fans of this series, Harry does not listen to Dobby and through a series of misfortunate events manages to return to Hogwarts to discover an evil creature attacking students. Sadly, Harry is thought to be the one behind the attacks so he has to find out who is behind it before the next attack results in another death, like the one that occurred fifty years prior.

In this book, we get to meet a lot of interesting new characters in addition to Dobby. The new Defense Against The Dark Arts teacher is best-selling author Gilderoy Lockhart who gives arrogance a whole new meaning. He was quite entertaining but very annoying, except the female students think hes wonderful. Harry meets Draco Malfoys father, Lucius Malfoy who we quickly learn is quite evil and now see where Draco gets it from. Rons sister, Ginny is now a first year at Hogwarts and I thoroughly enjoyed getting to know her and the rest of the Weasley family better. Many new magical creatures are introduced in this book such as Fawkes and Aragog, to name a few. A new ghost is introduced to Harry and his friends. Moaning Myrtle haunts one of the girls bathrooms and though she can be quite annoying proves to be a very interesting character.

I enjoyed learning more about Hagrid and Voldemorts past in this story and getting a birds eye view, if you will, of major events at Hogwarts fifty years prior with the help of an enchanted diary. I loved the scenes with Harry and Ron in the enchanted car; theres more than one and one of them is quite intense so be prepared.

Overall, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets proves to be entertaining on every level. There are a few intense scenes that may be too graphic for young readers and may cause nightmares but older age groups will be thoroughly pulled into this story as Harry navigates the perilous hallways and dark corridors of Hogwarts to stop the evil creature lurking within.
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This author has a GREAT imagination --- something that is lacking in a lot of people today. Good read.
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It is Harry Potter's 12th birthday and it is his summer vacation with his dreaded family, the Dursleys. Nothing has changed and they still despise everything that has to do with magic. So Harry finds himself locked in a room with bars in front of the only window and a small cat door for his small food deliveries. He wonders what the little house-elf Dobby meant by warning him to go back to Hogwarts school. What did he mean something terrible is about to happen ?
Upon his decision to return back to Hogwarts and freed by his friends the Weasley boys, Ron, Fred and George, all literally seems to go wrong: Ron and Harry can't enter the hidden gate to the train platform, Harry breaks his arm and other small bothersome things hapen.
The annoying new teacher in Defense against the Dark Arts doesn't seem to be that clever either. He's famous because he wrote a lot of books about his adventures but than everytime he uses his magic something seems to go wrong. He's seeking Harry's presence which bothers Harry even more.

When the school is shocked at the finding of the petrified Mrs. Norris, the housekeeper's cat, and a message announcing the Chamber of Secrets has been opened again, it leaves our three friends Hermione, Ron and Harry puzzled. Especially because at the same time Harry heard a voice no one else was able to hear.

When more students are found petrified, Harry rescues a student from a snake attack and learns he can speak Parseltongue, the students non "pureblood" students feel threatened by Harry because the legend says that the Chamber was built by Salazar Slytherin and his heir will be able to open the Chamber of Secrets and unleash the horror within. Slytherin was one of the rare wizards able to speak Parseltongue.

Harry and his friends are now pressured to find the Secret within the Chamber and do whatever they can to protect those that don't come of a pure wizard family.

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What makes this book very charming is that it continues where the last novel left us: Harry heading of for summer vacation with the Dursleys. No surprise thing haven't changed in the Dursleys opinion about magic but quite shocking that they lock the poor boy away.
Surprisingly I found a lot messages in this book. They went from child abuse, to obnoxiousness and very bad racism, leaving young readers certainly with questions parents should not be shy to answer. The point of racism has such a bad taste it almost made me sick but as life is, people deal with this every day and so this might be a good time to introduce our children into what is right and what is wrong. The way the topic is introduced to the reader is very bold and straight forward which I found is very nice.

Overall I found the book fun to read and Harry grows on me. I'll continue to read the other books in time.

Read my review to Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1).
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When Harry Potter gets a visit from a house-elf named Dobby, he is sent on a magical adventure. At Hogwarts, the Chamber of Secrets has been opened again and only the heir of Slytherin can open it. Then the most likely suspect turns to be Harry himself.

But with his friends, Ron and Hermione, can he save, not only his reputation, but Hogwarts its self? And will he finally destroy Voldemort in the process?
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I love every one of JK Rowling's books!
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One of the best books in the Harry Potter series!
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the book was very interesting and hard to put down. it is a great book to read if you like some adventure in your life
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It's all been said before, but the Harry Potter series opens the door to a world of wonderful imagination and genuine humanity. Are we all so jaded that we are deeply thrilled to discover that fine children's literature is still being written? Not just for children, though, this series is every bit as captivating for the adults as the little ones in your house. Hooray for the Boy Who Lived!
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This one was even better than the first.
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Another amazing story with Harry learning who he is and what his destiny holds. Awesome details, imaginative adventure and a captivating plot that snares readers of all ages. The characters are unforgettable and throughout the series, readers will revel in new insights to a world which is just out of reach in our dreams.
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Second year at Hogwarts and the wizarding world will never be the same. Very well detailed and easily visioned for all readers. This is a must read series!
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although i am not a HP reader my oldest son is.. as is my stepson.. they both said this was their favoirte out of all of them they have read so far!
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I'm not so hot on this Harry Potter book as some of the later books, but it's still quite enjoyable.
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2nd book in the Harry Potter series and another great read by JKR.
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The second of the Harry Potter series. It's great, as are the rest of the books!
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These books are just so creative and entertaining! This book was so fun and easy to read, you really get immersed in the world!
Harry Potter is back at Hogwarts for his second year. After arriving at the school in a flying car and almost getting expelled for performing magic outside of school he begins the school year. There is a new Professor for the Defense of the Dark Arts class and a new Slytherin Seeker (Hint: It is someone Harry and the rest are NOT fond of at all). Not long after he arrives, a message is painted on a wall: "The Chamber of Secrets Has Been Opened..." Harry, Ron and Hermione go through a variety of antics to figure out what the Chamber of Secrets IS and why this message has the professors and students so scared. I really enjoyed the parts of this book that were not in the movie, such as Nearly Headless Nick's "Deathday Party" and several parts involving Percy Weasley.
I am so very glad I finally decided to pick up this book series (I feel like I'm the only one in the world who has not read it yet!)
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Loved it! Starting Book 3 tomorrow!
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Great book for all ages!
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Wonderful story that will make you think like a kid again. My whole family read it and loved it.
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held my attention. still not the best in the series tho
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A great read.
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Again I loved this Harry Potter book. This series is enchanting and J. K Rowling does an incredible job of writing in a way to really catch the readers attention. I read most of this book in one day. So far both books that I have picked up i've read all at once. I highly recommend for those who have read the first book to continue on. Harry and Ron continue their curious habits in this book and find themselves in just as much danger as they did in the first book. For me the end was a complete shock that I was not expecting at all! Great book:)
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2nd book in the Harry Potter series. Just as fun and with just as many suprises as the first in the series.
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I loved this book for the pure enjoyment of reading a fun book. Harry's character is the type of character we can all find a bit of ourselves in. Now if I can only convince my son to read it!
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Its a Harry Potter book, And not much can be said other then its great. And of course, much better then the movie. Harry Potter is a must read for anyone who likes fiction or fantasy. But be careful, a few times I've gotten so in to a Potter book that I've lost track of time.
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A definite new classic great for readers young and old!!!
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What more could be said that hasn't already been said? I'm 26 and enjoy Harry Potter...and when I have kids, I plan on reading it to them.
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The young lady who received this book read it in 2 days. Really enjoyed it.
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What can I say? It's JKR. Amazing enough to rock my socks.
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It was fun to reread this when I finally got around to getting my own copy! Thanks PaperBack Swap!
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Anyone who has read the ones coming before this in the series already knows that the author grips you right away and takes you for a whirlwind ride through the pages - never a dull moment for adolescent or adult reader
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I really like this book because it has a sense of adventure, a mystery to it, and the characters a great. The Harry Potter Series is my favorite and I hope you read them because they are so great.
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The chamber of secrets is a fast read, even at work! Every page leaves you wanting to read the next page. The characters are intertwining nicely in this second year at hogwarts.
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Great as always!!
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There's a reason why J.K. Rowling is richer than the Queen. This one is a little more for juveniles; before the books go more adult.
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Loved it!
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Family favorite!
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Book two continues to follow young Harry and his education, and exploits, in the magical world. This year with a few new additions to the cast, and a few more secrets revealed. Wonderful book, wonderful characters, and wonderful writing. ^^
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Good story.
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Better than the movie.
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In the second book of the Harry Potter series Rowling takes Harry back to Hogwarts in the form of a flying car that the Weasley boys "borrow" from their Father as they spirit Harry away from his evermore sour tempered relatives the Dursley's who would like nothing better than to see Harry magically make himself permanently disappear. In his new year at school Harry, and his two best friends face many new obstacles as they become detectives and sleuth around the spiraling stairways and dark corners of Hogwarts trying to figure out who is attacking students and leaving cryptic messages on the walls; One of them even being accused and another attacked!

This installment in the series is full of adventure and kept me turning the pages, it was a bit fast paced and the ending could have been spread out more, and explained in more detail as far as the details but in all I enjoyed the book, and am looking forward to continuing the series.

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My grandkids urged me to read the series after watching the movies on DVD. I thoroughly enjoyed the book and having seen the movie first just made it an even more enjoyable read for me. After reading the first 2 in the series, I am ready for the next books. Just loved those three kids and Hogwarts.
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Love this series....a late bloomer but nonetheless addicted now!!!
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Intelligent and engaging, as always, Ms. Rowlings books are a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Difficult to put down!
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wonderful, as are all the harry potter books! i love to escape to hogwarts.
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This book is more about the past of Voldemort and his secret. This book is exciting and actio-packed. I couldn't put it down. It demands to be read.
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It's Harry Potter what can I say! He teachs us about courage, friendship, respect, love, the importance of history and destiny. Read a dozen times and will read again.
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How can I say anything bad about Harry Potter. I cut mt fantasy teeth and these books. Have read the entire series who knows how many times. Love them all! Great reads for everyone!
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Harry Potter!! Yay! Those books are alright, I suppose.
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Good series.
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The second installment of the blockbuster Harry Potter series ratchets up the suspense and darkness, but retains the quirky creativity and engagingly whimsical magic of the first. Now in his second year at Hogwarts, Harry finds himself in the midst of a grand mystery yet again as a dark force is unleased and starts attacking students. His best friends, Ron and Hermione, aide and abide him again, and author J. K. Rowling uses her grand writing skills to weave a tapestry of grand, stand-alone adventure, while also expanding the narrative to lay more groundwork for the overarching, epic story that ultimately stretches across 7 novels. This is a near-flawless series of true literature that can be enjoyed by both young and old alike. If you loved "Sorcerer's Stone", don't miss "Chamber of Secrets"!
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The CoS was my least favorite in the HP series. I thought Prof. Lockhart's character and involvement took up too much time and overshadowed the rest of the story. The only thing I enjoyed about this book was the intro of Dobby, the house elf, though I would have liked for Rowling to include him in more of the book than he was. Overall, it isn't a boring story and fits in nicely with the flow of the series. I just didn't particularly care for Lockhart and thought Rowling gave too much to that character.
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loved it
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I cannot emphasize enough how much I adore the Harry Potter series. The first few books begin relatively fluffernutty, but the last ones will make you cry, laugh, and rejoice out loud. (Or maybe that's just me).
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wonderful
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i love all the harry potter books.
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Wonderful book. Excellent writing, you almost feel like you are a friend of Harry Potter. These books are not just for children. Adults will love them as well!!
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Loved it.
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Picking up where The Sorcerer's Stone left off. Harry once again fights to protect Hogwarts and his friends and solve a mystery that is threatening it all.
I love J.K. Rowling and her style of writing. I think she does an incredible way of creating a world that doesn't exist outside of her pages and yet she completely draws you into it to where you want to find it on a map. Captivating and endearing. True perfection on the page.
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I love the HP books and this one is no exception. What can I say, humor, mystery, fun for all ages.
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I love this book! I already have read it 3 times.
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I've read this book twice, and both times I've been glued to the spot, reading chapter after chapter, not able to put it down. This rarely happens, especially when I'm reading a book for the second time, so I thought it was worth a review. I love the Harry Potter series, and this sequal is fun, exciting, and keeps me entertained through the whole book.
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Got this for my nephew, he loved it
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good reading for all ages.
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Love the series
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Loved it!
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If you like the Harry Potter saga, this one is a great one. It advances the story nicely, sets up a lot of things for future books without seeming to.
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I enjoyed reading this as much as my students did!
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Harry continues to get into trouble during his second year at Hogwarts! A Must-read if you have only read the first instalment!
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Series: Harry Potter Series, #2
From Our Editors
The Barnes & Noble Review
J. K. Rowling continues her phenomenally popular Harry Potter series with yet another tale of magic, mirth, and mayhem. Like its predecessor, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (the first book in the series), Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is chock-full of fascinating characters, frightful events, and fun wizardry.
Harry's on summer break after completing his first year at the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, and his aunt, uncle, and cousin are as mean as ever, trying at every turn to keep him from fulfilling his destiny as a wizard. Their efforts to prevent his return to Hogwarts are aided by an unknown force: a mysterious elf who shows up and warns Harry that he must never return to the school. Before departing, the elf performs a bit of mischievous magic that is blamed on Harry. As a result, Harry not only gets a stern warning from Hogwarts for using magic in the "real" world; he is also locked away by his aunt and uncle in a tiny closet beneath the stairs.

Harry is eventually rescued by his classmates and friends, the redheaded Weasleys, but getting back to Hogwarts still proves to be a challenge. When he finally does get there, his troubles quickly multiply. Someone has opened the door to the Chamber of Secrets, releasing a deadly monster with the power to kill. Several classmates turn up petrified, and in addition to trying to puzzle out who the culprit is, Harry finds himself a prime suspect. The truth lies down the end of a trail marked by a magical diary with invisible ink, a ghost who hides inside a toilet, a flying car, a pompous new teacher with a talent for hyperbole, and some ghastly giant spiders. When one of Harry's friends is imprisoned and another is turned to stone, Harry is forced to once again confront his archenemy, the Dark Wizard Voldemort, who has a whole new bag of nasty tricks up his sleeve.

Rowling packs this tale with plenty of adventure and action, keeping the pace fast and furious. There's plenty of humor, too -- both subtle and bold -- as well as a few moral lessons. With overlapping themes that range from the simple (treating others with courtesy) to the sophisticated (racism), Rowling's Potter tales should appeal to readers of all ages -- the young as well as the young at heart.
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I recommend this book for everyone to read
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Great book for kids and adults. The Author speaks for herself!
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Wonderful!!!
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Love this book, as well as the whole series
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Wonderful story can't wait to read the next one
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6 audio casettes - performed by Jim Dale.
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I loved it!
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I really liked this book, it had a lot of adventure. It had suspence. Great book!!!!
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Yet another great book in this series. Much better than the movie. Fun to pick out all the differences from book to movie. The first three books are the weakest in the series, but still fun reads.
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A sequel to the "Socerer's Stone," Harry Potter reunites with his friends at Hogwarts School of Magic and encounters new people and new adventures. This book is also to be a timeless clasic to be read over and over again!
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This is the second book of the Harry Potter series. It is just as exciting and thrilling as the first one. Harry begins his second year at Hogwarts. Reading it makes you want to jump in the book and go to school with him.
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good book, geared to 10 thru adult
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I really need to take plenty of time between HP books, because I find it so clunky the way Rowling reminds her readers of facts established in previous books. I know she's writing for kids, but I really found the first chapter of this book painful when I read it right after Sorcerer's Stone! Otherwise terrific, though, of course!
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Chilling, malevolent voices whisper from the walls only to Harry, and it seems certain that his classmate Draco Malfoy is out to get him. Soon it's not just Harry who is worried about survival, as dreadful things begin to happen at Hogwarts. The mysteriously gleaming, foot-high words on the wall proclaim, "The Chamber of Secrets Has Been Opened. Enemies of the Heir, Beware." But what exactly does it mean? Harry, Hermione, and Ron do everything that is wizardly possible--including risking their own lives--to solve this 50-year-old, seemingly deadly mystery. This deliciously suspenseful novel is every bit as gripping, imaginative, and creepy as the first; familiar student concerns--fierce rivalry, blush-inducing crushes, pedantic professors--seamlessly intertwine with the bizarre, horrific, fantastical, or just plain funny.
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Marvelous imaginative spirit in the writer...gerat
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Loved it, loved it! All the novels get darker and darker as the movies do.
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Harry Potter Fan loved the book
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Great book. Love this series. Makes you feel like you are right there, wonderful author with a great way to tell a story!
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Awesome ! I loved them all
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A++++++++++++!!!!!

I love Harry Potter and this book does not disappoint!!!!
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Jim Dale's performance of this book is quite remarkable...more like listening to a full cast production than a narration. Really brings the second book to life! Outstanding!
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I absolutely LOVE the narrator for all of the Harry Potter books-on-tape. He uses a different voice for each character and his reading style is easily the most enjoyable I've heard from this kind of media.

If you don't have time to sit down and read, or if you want something to listen to during a long trip of commute, the Harry Potter books-on-tape are perfect!
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Super good read. Loved it. I am starting #3 tonight.
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The book that started it all. I think J.K. Rowling is one of the best writer's around today. She has such a fantastic imagination.
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This is a wonderful book in both written and audio form. Jim Dale really brings the book to life with the different voices and characterizations he uses. I never wanted to turn it off.
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The Harry Potter books for me are just an easy enjoyable read. This was one of the better ones for me but Book 5 is the best!
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I thought the book was better than the movie it was good!
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I love Harry Potter anything soo...this book is just as good as the other, Book # 6 out July 16:)!
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my daughter loved the book!
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Harry, Ron and Hermione are back and the plot thickens about Voldemort and his connection to Harry. This is still a great story for young readers at this point in the tale and is short enough to retain their attention.
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I am an adult reading this book - fast read and the movie follows the book fairly closely but it didn't stop me from enjoying it. JK Rowling is a good author and has a real gift for sucking you into her story. I look forward to reading the rest of the series.
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Harry Potter is so addicting.
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Each book that I have read has been great, including this one.
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I loved all these books and am sad that the series is ending.
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An excellent story, exciting from beginning to end!
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As usual J.K. Rowling has proved to be a writer for our times and the future. Actually I already this and all of her other Potter works and have never been disappointed in any of them. It was great to reread this again.
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Second adventure of Harry Potter. Grab it and catch up before the latest one comes out!
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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wisardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.
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After reading the first book, I inevitably picked this one up. I was very intrigued as I started to read on. The story made me laugh more than once, and it's excellently written.
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What can I say ... Harry is in his 2nd year of Hogwarts. Great book for all ages.
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Like the first one, only more so!
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If you read and enjoyed the first in this series, this will not disappoint.
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J.K. Rowling is absolutely amazing! All of the Harry Potter books are pure poetry.
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This was my favorite of the Potter books.
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I love the Harry Potter books.
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One of all time favorite books!
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great reading for kids and adults, we all love harry potter in our house!!!
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the 2nd Harry Potter book and a great read for people of all ages. Once you open the cover you are transported into Harry's world rich with danger all around. Harry must navigate through the dangers to not only save himself but everyone at Hogwarts.
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Love it!
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Brand new book from England.
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It is Harry Potter, what else do you need to know? This is a wonderful book. A must read for any teenager or adult. The Potter series has gotten kids to read that have never wanted to pick up a book before.
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wonderfull!!
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LOVED IT!!!
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Part 2 of a wonderful series of children's book. Its the new fairytale of the century. Creative, entralling and utterly riveting. In this installment of Harry Potter, Something awful is going on at Hogwarts. Students it seems are being petrified, no one can understand why this is happening, just like no one could understand why it was happening decades ago. Its up to Harry Potter and his friends to figure out why its happening, and why some wizardly talents are just not good to have.
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The gentleman that reads this book is fantastic! Voices for all the characters so you know exactly who is talking. Very entertaining to listen to.
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Alot more adventure for Harry Potter in book 2
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Excellent book! Easy to read and fast paced.
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This is the Bloomsbury (British) edition, attractive black and white cover depicting a car in the clouds.
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Absolutely love all the Harry Potter books. Can't wait for the last one to come out.
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Received this book from England. Shrink wrapped and in perfect condition.
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Harry Potter book 2 is a great follow up to book one. I need more than 7 books, I need 700 books. would totally recommend it


10 year old Grandson
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Loved this book.
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You will not find a better person than Jim Dale for all of the wonderful voices in this book.
Great story, keeps your turning the pages and fully engaged from start to finish!
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yep loved this one too! on to book 3.
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Good story
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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.


In this second entry in the amazingly popular Harry Potter series, Harry is suffering a horrible summer break after his first year at the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. Basically confined to his room by his vile Uncle Vernon and putrid Aunt Petunia, Harry can't wait to return to Hogwarts. However, when he is visited by a nervous yet magical house-elf he is warned that he will be in great peril if he returns to Hogwarts--a warning he chooses to ignore. Upon his return to school, Harry and his best friends Ron and Hermione investigate the true story of the legendary Chamber of Secrets but before they know it a mysterious force begins turning the other students to stone--and Harry is soon thought of as the main suspect. Could this be the peril that the house-elf warned him about or is something even more dangerous in store for Harry?
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Once again Stephen Fry's narration was a delight! This book shows the continued plight of Harry under the tyrannical rule of his muggle relatives. It also shows the bond and camaraderie between specifically Harry and Ron, and also between the Gryffindor trio of Harry, Ron and Hermione. I love the Hermione is still a know-it-all, but less obnoxious about it. I love that Ron will always back Harry up and that he's so protective of his friends. I wish he had gotten a chance to punch Malfoy in the nose. It's refreshing to see them all still so innocent. Harry is blindly brave and so willing to sacrifice himself for his friends--for anyone really. This is all before he really notices how Dumbledore favors him (with good reason), but I feel later in the series Harry takes advantage of that.

I just love everything about the story; the mystery, the build-up, the friendship and bravery. In this book you begin to see that there are more forces than Voldemort working against Harry. I think I like the earlier books more because later, each book become darker and darker. Now, even though there is adventure around every corner, they still have innocence left. They still get to joke around and worry about stupid things. It's nice to see when you know what is to come.
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The second book of the Harry Potter series.
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Good book! Fast read!
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It's hard to fall in love with an earnest, appealing young hero like Harry Potter and then to watch helplessly as he steps into terrible danger! And in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, the much anticipated sequel to the award-winning Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, he is in terrible danger indeed. As if it's not bad enough that after a long summer with the horrid Dursleys he is thwarted in his attempts to hop the train to the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry to begin his second year. But when his only transportation option is a magical flying car, it is just his luck to crash into a valuable (but clearly vexed) Whomping Willow. Still, all this seems like a day in the park compared to what happens that fall within the haunted halls of Hogwarts.
Chilling, malevolent voices whisper from the walls only to Harry, and it seems certain that his classmate Draco Malfoy is out to get him. Soon it's not just Harry who is worried about survival, as dreadful things begin to happen at Hogwarts. The mysteriously gleaming, foot-high words on the wall proclaim, "The Chamber of Secrets Has Been Opened. Enemies of the Heir, Beware." But what exactly does it mean? Harry, Hermione, and Ron do everything that is wizardly possible--including risking their own lives--to solve this 50-year-old, seemingly deadly mystery. This deliciously suspenseful novel is every bit as gripping, imaginative, and creepy as the first; familiar student concerns--fierce rivalry, blush-inducing crushes, pedantic professors--seamlessly intertwine with the bizarre, horrific, fantastical, or just plain funny. Once again, Rowling writes with a combination of wit, whimsy, and a touch of the macabre that will leave readers young and old desperate for the next installment. (Ages 9 and older)
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A great read, one of the best potter books
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Harry potter has mever played a spoer while frying on a broomstick. He's never worn a cloak of invisibility, befriended a giant, or helped hatch a dragon, All Harry knows is a miseravle life with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their abominable son, Dudley. Harry's room is a tiny closet at the foot of the stairs, and he has't had a birthday party in eleven years.
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It's Harry Potter! If you don't know anything about Harry Potter by now, you are not on the band wagon!
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Better than the first book, with differences from the movie.
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Great read!
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"Those needing a bit of magic, morality and mystical worlds can do no better than opening HARRY POTTER AND THE CHAMBER OF SECRETS. -- USA Today
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The Harry Potter series was definitely one of the best I've ever read... I had so much fun standing and waiting in line each time a new book came out, I'm really disappointed that the series is over, but it had a fantastic ending.
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Hello!? IT's Harry Potter!
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Harry returns to Hogwarts despite a warning from a mystery house elf. Hogwarts is disrupted by a hidden monster in the castle that petrifies its victims claimed to have come from the chamber of secrets. Fingers point to Harry because of his rare ability to speak to snakes. Another great adventure by J.K. Rowling. The book is a slighty different account of events that makes it that much more interesting.
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A great book to read no matter how old you are
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LOVE IT
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This book was significantly more entertaining than the first one, and a bit more suspenseful too, so it was just better all around! I felt like the plot moved along more quickly as well, which made for a much more enjoyable read. It seems like there was a bit more for adults in this one, and that makes things more fun for everyone.

However, one of the things about knowing there are seven books, and that this is only the second one, is that it doesnt quite have the punch that Im sure it initially did. Ive seen a couple of the movies down the line, so I know which characters are or are not in danger at this particular point in the story. Which is definitely my own fault, I should have known better yet that still doesnt ruin the story for me.

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This book is so good. Im really not into fantasy books. But Harry Potter got me suck in. Following Harry in his Journey to find out who attacking the Hogwarts and trying to find the entrance of the Chamber.
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Must read series for any age. Great story and wonderful fun characters that become family!
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Awesome read for kids and adults!
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Lovely book. Well taken care of with only a few crinkles and some wear but very enjoyable.
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My kids are huge fans of the HP series and even though they read this book before, it was the only book from their collection. All three have read the book after we received it and they still love it.
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loved it
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While the whole series is fantastic and highly entertaining, this book is one of my favorites. I smiled, laughed out loud, and was even concerned for the characters. Great read.
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I read it in two days! Great book.
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The exploits and adventures of Harry Potter and his friends in their second year at Hogwart's School for Witchcraft and Wizardry.
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Harry's second year at Hogwarts.
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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dusleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry recieves a warning from a strange, impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disater will strike.
And strike it does. For in Harry's second year at Hogwarts, fresh torments and horrors arise, including an outrageously stuck-up new professor and a spirit who haunts the girls' bathroom. Buth then the real trouble begins--someone is turning Hogwarts students to stone. Could it be Draco Malfoy, a more poisonous rival than ever? Could it possibly be Hagrid, whose mysterious past is finally told? Or could it be the one everyone at Hogwarts most suspects...Harry Potter himself?!
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very good book
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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys ahd been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.
And strike it does. For in Harry's second year at Hogwarts, fresh torments and horrors arise, including an outrageously stuck-up new professor and a spirit who haunts the girls' bathroom. But then the realy trouble begins-someone is turnin Hogwarts students to stone. Could it be Draco Malfoy, a more poisonous rival than ever? Could it possibly be Hagrid, whose mysterious past is finally told? Or could it be the one everyone at Hogwarts most suspects...Harry Potter himself!
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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange, impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.

And strike it does. For in Harry's second year at Hogwarts, fresh torments and horrors arise, including an outrageously stuck-up new professor and a spirit who haunts the girls' bathroom. But then the real trouble begins - someone is turing Hogwarts students to stone. Could it be Draco Malfoy, a more poisonous rival than ever? Could it possibly be Hagrid, whose mysterious past is finally told? Or could it be the one everyone at Hogwarts most suspects...Harry Potter himself!
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Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange, impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.
And strike it does. For in Harry's second year at Hogwarts, fresh torments and horrors arise, including an outrageously stuck-up new professor and a spirit who haunts the girls' bathroom. But then the real trouble begins--someone is turning Hogwarts students to stone. Could it be Draco Malfoy, a more poisonous rival than ever? Could it possibly be Hagrid, whose mysterious past is finally told? Or could it be the one everyone at Hogwarts most suspects...Harry Potter himself?
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harry\'s second year at hogwarts. Gets a warning from a house elf named dobby that if he returns to hogwarts distaster will strike.
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Once again a great fantasy story!!!
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It's Harry Potter....J.K. Rowling is a genius.
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good book never read the series now on to book 3!
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"Ever since Harry Potter had come home for the summer, the Dursleys had been so mean and hideous that all Harry wanted was to get back to Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange, impish creature who says that if Harry returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.
And strike it does. For in Harry's second year at Hogwarts, fresh torments and horrors arise, including an outrageously stuck-up new professor and a spirit that haunts the girls' bathroom. But then the real trouble begins--someone is turning the Hogwarts students to stone. Could it be Draco Malfoy, a more poisonous rival than ever? Could it possibly be Hagrid, whose mysterious past is finally told? Or could it be the one everyone at Hogwarts most suspects...Harry Potter himself!!!"
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Good story, questionable morals. The message here is it's okay to break the rules as long as everyone likes you for it! There's never any consequenses.
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i loved this book
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kids read this-i did not
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Used condition. Still a great read!
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Amazon.co.uk review
J K Rowling's sequel to Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone carries on where the original left off. Harry is returning to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry after the summer holidays and, right from the start, things are not straightforward.

Unable to board the Hogwarts express, Harry and his friends break all the rules and make their way to the school in a magical flying car. From this point on, incredible events happen to Harry and his friends--Harry hears evil voices and someone, or something is attacking the pupils. Can Harry get to the bottom of the mystery before it's too late?

As with its predecessor, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a highly readable and imaginative adventure story with real, fallible, characters, plenty of humour and, of course, loads of magic and spells. There is no need to have read Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone to enjoy this book. However, if you have read it, this is the book you have been waiting for. (Ages 9 to Adult).
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I love this book.Mine has a typo...don't know if its worth more or not???someone please tell me!AMAZING read.
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it's harry...what else can i say
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i dont want this book
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2nd year at hogwarts
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I can't stand Harry Potter but every one else likes it
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Part 2- and by seven it will all be over for poor Harry!
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The book is used, the second page has a small rip, from my younger cousins reading them. But it is in good condition.
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Surely we all know about Harry Potter and his adventures by now...
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I have not read this book because I dont like Harry Potter but it's in good condition.
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read once