HARRY POTTER [8 Sayfa]


HARRY POTTER As the time passes world had changed and countries developed. In a changing world fantastic literature has increased popularity. Authors wrote fantastic novels and directors adapted them to films. Best known example of fantastic literature is Harry Potter. First of all when you have read or watched Harry Potter, you will realize that Harry Potter is a name that will always be with you, having an impact on your life. Harry Potter is not just a regular, common name. ýt’s full of bravery, courage, fear, love, confusion, knowledge, and understanding. This character seems like such a real person that you actually almost feel his own emotions.You can feel his happiness, embarrassment, confusion, pride, and annoyance, his energy so strong. Also Harry is quite brave, though he still has fear, which every hero needs. Secondly, I want to tell about Harry’s popularity. Harry has been chosen the most popular child novel of all the time with a survey applied in Britain among thousand adult and thousand children. Other traditional books were thrown away. Because Harry Potter was prefered by families besides children. And it has already been shown among the classical books. The reason, why people show deep interest to Harry Potter is Westerns’ curiosity for “Other”. In the end Harry Potter’s dealing with other world covers this curiosity makes it popular. The other important reason is that the success of marketing runs by the Coca-Cola Company. The other reasons are its creativity, rich vocabulary context, understandbility and giving a hope what they want to do in their imagines. So, all these reasons make Harry Potter very popular. After giving some information about Harry Potter’s personality, now I’ll tell about content of Harry Potter’s books. The Sorcer’s Stone which is first book tells that Harry Potter lives with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their disgusting son, Dudley. At his eleventh birthday comes a letter with an invitation to an incredible place that Hogwarts School. After the letter a man comes and they go magic school together. So every unbelievable events start. Also second book, which is called The Chamber of Secrets completes the first mythology and tells Harry Potter’s adventure’s at Hogwarts School. At the end of summer, while Harry was packing his bags he receives a warning from a strange, impish creature named Dobby who says that if Harry Potter returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike. And it happens. After disaster with the opening of the door of mysterious room someone or something starts turning Hogwarts students to stone. Harry tries to solve the mystry of room, but faces kinds of disasters. The content of third book whose name is The Prisoner of Azkaban is like that. Sirius Black is an infamous prisoner who convicted of killing thirteen people. Now he has escaped and looks for Harry Potter. Harry isn’t safe, even he is in walls of the magical school. Because there may be a traitor in their midst. And fourth book Harry Potter and The Goblet of Fire tells Harry’s summer and Harry’s fourth year at Hogwarts School. Harry wants to get away from the Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup. Two other rival magic schools compete, too. And this competition hasnt happened for a hundred years. But, even by wizarding standards Harry must be normal while competing. In his case, different can be deadly. The last book is Harry Potter and The Order of Phoenix which contents that Lord Voldemort who is the Sirius Black’s boss, has opened a rift in the wizarding world between those who believe the truth about his return. And Harry Potter confronts the unreliability of the government of the magical world. Now “who is the author of these books? I think many people don’t know her. But I want to tell about her. Joanne Rowling was born in Chipping Sodbury near Bristol, England. After she [Ödev Ýndir]