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Fan of the Week: Chapin – January 5th, 2014

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CHAPIN Age 31 – North Carolina, USA GRYFFINDOR How did you become a Harry Potter fan? It started with the Sorcerer’s Stone. I saw the first film and was hooked! I ran out and grabbed all the books (that were available at that time) and read them over the next week. Since then, I didn’t miss a midnight film showing or book release. I continue to re-read the books and watch the films. I think I’ll be doing ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Jade – December 22, 2013

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JADE Age 18 – Melbourne, Australia GRYFFINDOR How did you become a Harry Potter fan? I am an only child and was always bullied for being different. The one day my mum took me to see the first film and all of a sudden, my world changed. I finally had friends; Harry, Ron and Hermione. I was only 7 but read the books as much as I could. I would write Hogwarts letters to myself and ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Kaajal – December 15, 2013

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KAAJAL Age 22 – London, UK RAVENCLAW How did you become a Harry Potter fan? It all started in Year 4 Literacy Class when I was 8 years old. Our teacher asked us if we would like to study Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone or The Hobbit. The class ended up choosing The Hobbit but my interest was piqued. I asked a friend who was already on the Goblet of Fire, “Are these books ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Robert – December 8, 2013

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ROBERT Age 23 – Ontario, Canada RAVENCLAW How did you become a Harry Potter fan? I became a fan of the Harry Potter series before I hit double digits. I remember my mom bought me the second book while shopping one day and I tried reading it, but when I didn’t know what was going on in the book, I put it down with the intention of never reading it. Then for Christmas that year, ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Victoria – December 1, 2013

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VICTORIA Age 20 – West Yorkshire, England HUFFLEPUFF How did you become a Harry Potter fan? I first became a fan when I was seven and I was bough a set of the first four harry potter books for my birthday by my parents. At the time I liked reading but would only do so occasionally. That was until I got my hands upon the Harry Potter books. Ever since then I have loved Harry ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Karleena – November 24th, 2013

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KARLEENA Age 22 – Newfoundland, Canada RAVENCLAW How did you become a Harry Potter fan? Originally, I was not a Harry Potter fan. I was a stubborn nine-year-old, and while all my friends read Harry Potter, I chose not too. My love for Harry Potter began with the first film. For my friend’s birthday, they chose to see the first movie in theatres. I went, albeit reluctantly. Needless to say that as the movie progressed ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Angie – June 10, 2012

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ANGIE Age 33 – Australia First off, how did you become a Harry Potter fan? I first became a fan when a dear friend lent me her copy of harry potter and the philosphers stone (as its called here in Australia) Now that all eight films are complete, how to feel about the movie series as a whole? Favorite? Least favorite? I am saddened that the movies are over but what a great ride it ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Ava – June 3, 2012

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AVA Age 9 – Canada   First off, how did you become a Harry Potter fan? I used to think Harry Potter was some weird series about that kind of wizard that lives in a castle, has a long white beard and uses a crystal ball all the time. My friend Rae loved Harry Potter. She always said ” Ava, you’ll love Harry Potter. Please watch one with me.” my mum disagreed: ” Nope. To ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Deanna – May 20, 2012

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DEANNA Age 14 – England   First off, how did you become a Harry Potter fan? I became a harry potter fan at about the age of 10, I didn’t even pick up a book until I started reading harry potter. I feel in love with it and read the books super fast. It really did get me to start reading. It was just so existing, emotional and just such a page turner. I found ... Read More »

Fan of the Week: Isabel – January 15, 2012

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ISABEL Age 18, Canada First off, how did you become a Harry Potter fan? I became a Harry Potter fan when in grade 3 (I was 9)my student teacher in my class read Philosopher’s Stone to us daily. At the time, it was still very new and very exciting, I was instantly enthralled and obsessed. Soon, the first movie came out (went and saw it for a birthday party). I’ve been hooked ever since! Now ... Read More »