Presentation by: Aleshia Harding Harry Potter What is Harry Potter? What is Harry Potter? Fans of Harry Potter Fans of Harry Potter Opposition to Harry.

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  • Presentation by:Aleshia Harding

  • Harry PotterWhat is Harry Potter?

    Fans of Harry Potter

    Opposition to Harry Potter

  • What is Harry Potter?Harry Potter was written by author J.K. Rowling and published in 1998Movies based on the books filmed since 2001Six of seven planned volumes releasedHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince released July 2005Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire the movie comes out November 18th Very popular among fans young and old

  • Harry Potter BooksHarry Potter and the Sorcerers StoneHarry Potter and the Chamber of SecretsHarry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanHarry Potter and the Goblet of FireHarry Potter and the Order of the PhoenixHarry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceHarry Potter and the ???

  • Who Reads About Harry?Young children even under the age of 1059% said the books helped them improve reading48% said the books made them want to read moreHigh school and college studentsI love the Harry Potter books; my entire family reads them. We even go out to see the movies together on opening night. Amy Mangan, a senior at UMCP.Adults over age 35 (over half of readers!)Used in college class curriculumWitch City Salem, Massachusetts

  • Harry Potters OppositionExtremist Christian GroupsReverend Louis P. Sheldon of the Traditional Values CoalitionKjose MinistriesSchool BoardsCedarville, Arkansas in 2001

  • SummaryHarry Potter is popularPeople of all ages read itSome groups believe Harry Potter promotes witchcraft, immoral behavior, and is a bad influence on childrenDo you read about Harry?

  • Any Questions?

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