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A charmed life : the spirituality of Potterworld

Author: Francis Bridger
Publisher: New York : Image Books, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Image Books edView all editions and formats
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A minister looks at the novels of J.K. Rowling to explore the positive message of Harry Potter and his magical world, explaining how the books offer insights into human character, relationships, priorities, values, and spirituality.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); J K Rowling; J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); Joanne K Rowling
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francis Bridger
ISBN: 0385506651 9780385506656
OCLC Number: 49225818
Notes: Originally published: London : Darton, Longman and Todd, 2001.
Description: viii, 164 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction : The riddle house --
The dark mark : demonic creation or daredevil hero? --
The mirror of Erised : the attraction of Potterworld --
The man with two faces : the moral universe of Potterworld --
The death eaters : the theology of Potterworld --
The journey from Platform Nine and Three-Quarters : the metaphysics of Potterworld --
The beginning : responding to Potterworld.
Responsibility: Francis Bridger.
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A minister looks at the novels of J.K. Rowling to explore the positive message of Harry Potter and his magical world, explaining how the books offer insights into human character, relationships, priorities, values, and spirituality.

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