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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000)

by J. K. Rowling, J.K. Rowling

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Series: Harry Potter (4)

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Fourteen-year-old Harry Potter joins the Weasleys at the Quidditch World Cup, then enters his fourth year at Hogwarts Academy where he is mysteriously entered in an unusual contest that challenges his wizarding skills, friendships and character, amid signs that an old enemy is growing stronger.
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The first 2 books were good, the 3rd was very good. This one was great, rich and thrilling and funny and moving. Develops brilliantly on the themes and ideas of the first three and wraps up everything in a wonderfully enjoyable tale populated with vibrant, likeable (and hateable) characters ( )
  whatmeworry | Apr 9, 2022 |
This is one of those books that is even more terrific on re-read. I loved it the first time, and the second time, knowing what was coming, I could fully appreciate the craft that went into the plotting, the details and the cool foreshadowing. My favorite parts were of course the various tasks, the ball, and the sub-plot with Barty Crouch and the ministry. Weatherby! Percy, despite being a bit of a brat a times, is such a fun character to read about. I completely enjoyed this and look forward to rereading the next. ( )
  KatKinney | Mar 3, 2022 |
The narrator was amazing, the story superb! ( )
  Jynell | Feb 24, 2022 |
I would give Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling a 4 star review because, I loved all the drama and especially loved the part Sirius played but for some reason I just didn't like the idea of this book it didn't really appeal to me. ( )
  Lillys | Feb 3, 2022 |
First time reading the HP series in English, and also the first time re-reading the series since I was a teenager, and I must say, I finally get it why so many people avoid YA books like the plague. This was not my favorite book even when I was a teenager though, and I'm really hoping Order of the Phoenix will live up to my memories.
I must make a note that it's kind of weird reading this in another language when I've known it almost by heart in Serbian. It's almost like reading a completely different book, and it made me realize how impressive, and somehow warmer? the Serbian translation is than the original. ( )
  NannyOgg13 | Dec 31, 2021 |
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Tras otro abominable verano con los Dursley, Harry se dispone a iniciar el cuarto curso en Hogwarts, la famosa escuela de magia y hechicería. A sus catorce años, a Harry le gustaría ser un joven mago como los demás y dedicarse a aprender nuevos sortilegios, encontrarse con sus amigos Ron y Hermione y asistir con ellos a los Mundiales de quidditch. Sin embargo, al llegar al colegio le espera una gran sorpresa que lo obligará a enfrentarse a los desafíos más temibles de toda su vida. Si logra superarlos, habrá demostrado que ya no es un niño y que está preparado para vivir las nuevas y emocionantes experiencias que el futuro le depara.
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
J. K. Rowlingprimary authorall editionscalculated
Rowling, J.K.main authorall editionsconfirmed
Buddingh', WiebeTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Dale, JimNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Escorihuela, LauraTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Fries-Gedin, LenaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Fritz, KlausTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Fry, StephenNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
GrandPré, MaryIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Greenfield, GilesCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Høverstad, Torstein BuggeTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kapari, JaanaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kay, JimIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Kibuishi, KazuCover artistsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Mariene, ZitaTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Martín Azofra, NievesTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Masini, BeatriceTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Ménard, Jean-FrançoisTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Muñoz García, AdolfoTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Riglietti, SerenaIllustratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Tóth, Tamás BoldizsárTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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To Peter Rowling,
in memory of Mr. Ridley
and to Susan Sladden,
who helped Harry
out of his cupboard.
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The villagers of Little Hangleton still called it 'the Riddle House', even though it had been many years since the Riddle family had lived there.
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"Kill the spare"
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(Click to show. Warning: May contain spoilers.)
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Fourteen-year-old Harry Potter joins the Weasleys at the Quidditch World Cup, then enters his fourth year at Hogwarts Academy where he is mysteriously entered in an unusual contest that challenges his wizarding skills, friendships and character, amid signs that an old enemy is growing stronger.

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Harry Potter is midway through his training as a wizard and his coming of age. Harry wants to get away from the pernicious Dursleys and go to the International Quidditch Cup with Hermione, Ron, and the Weasleys. He wants to dream about Cho Chang, his crush (and maybe do more than dream). He wants to find out about the mysterious event that's supposed to take place at Hogwarts this year, an event involving two other rival schools of magic, and a competition that hasn't happened for hundreds of years. He wants to be a normal, fourteen-year-old wizard. But unfortunately for Harry Potter, he's not normal - even by wizarding standards.

And in his case, different can be deadly.
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Headmaster cancelled

the school sports program so that

four kids could hunt eggs.

(CathWhitney)

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