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Harry Potter and the Bible : the menace behind the magick /

by Abanes, Richard.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: And the Bible series. Publisher: Camp Hill, Pa. : Horizon Books, c2001Description: xv, 275 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0889652015 :.Title notes: $11.99 prolam 2-2003Subject(s): Rowling, J. K. -- Characters -- Harry Potter | Rowling, J. K. -- Knowledge -- Occultism | Rowling, J. K. -- Religion | Bible -- In literature | Children's stories, English -- History and criticism | Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) | Children -- Books and reading | Occultism in literature
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

Is the Harry Potter phenomena harmless fantasy or dangerous fascination? This book catalogs various forms of occultism included in the first four Harry Potter books and warns against spiritual dangers.

"Not approved by J.K. Rowling"--Cover.

Includes bibliographical references.

$11.99 prolam 2-2003

Table of contents provided by Syndetics

  • Foreword (p. ix)
  • Publisher's Preface (p. xiii)
  • Acknowledgments (p. xv)
  • Introduction (p. 1)
  • Part 1 The World of Harry Potter
  • 1 Sorcery in a Stone: A Brief Summary (p. 13)
  • 2 Sorcery in a Stone: A Closer Look (p. 21)
  • 3 Enter the Chamber: A Brief Summary (p. 47)
  • 4 Enter the Chamber: A Closer Look (p. 57)
  • 5 Azkaban's Prisoner: A Brief Summary (p. 81)
  • 6 Azkaban's Prisoner: A Closer Look (p. 87)
  • 7 Goblet of Death: A Brief Summary (p. 109)
  • 8 Goblet of Death: A Closer Look (p. 121)
  • Part 2 Out of the Darkness
  • 9 The Enduring Battle: Good versus Evil (p. 151)
  • 10 The Enduring Battle: Choosing Sides (p. 177)
  • 11 Beyond Fantasy: An American Tale (p. 203)
  • 12 Beyond Fantasy: Tolkien, Lewis and Rowling (p. 229)
  • 13 Lessons Learned: Comments and Controversies (p. 247)
  • 14 Lessons Learned: Closing Thoughts (p. 259)

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