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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    Sharing their secret affinity for magic, Severus Snape and Lily Evans were best friends growing up. When the two characters arrive at Hogwarts, the Sorting Hat places Severus in Slytherin House...

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    The first major complication in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince occurs when the reader observes Snape secretly allying himself with the Malfoy family. This creates tension because the reader...

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    In my opinion, this book does not really have a resolution. The climax of the story, to me, is when Snape kills Dumbledore right at the end. The conflict has been Harry and Dumbledore against the...

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    There are lots of themes and lessons in this book. To me, perhaps the biggest lesson is that murdering people in cold blood tears your soul apart (at least in Rowling's opinion.) This is the book...

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    In my opinion, the conflict in this book is what Harry is doing, along with Professor Dumbledore, throughout the book -- looking for Horcruxes. The conflict is between Harry and Voldemort....

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    I understood it to mean Harry himself! When as a baby he was struck by Voldemort, some of Voldemort's power went into him ('Highlander' style!) at the same time. This is why the selecting hat at...

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    There are many events and reasons throughout the series that contribute to Harry's affection for Ginny. In the beginning, he was friends with her simply because of being best friends with Ron....

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  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
    A horcrux is basically a piece of a person's soul stored in an object to keep it alive; therefore making the person more than mortal. Horcruxes are extremely evil objects, however, as it takes an...

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