Harry Potter and the final chapter: how do the books and films compare?
A printable version of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is available. Once again we join Harry Potter as he enters what would be his seventh year at Hogwarts. The book is written from the point-of-view of the now year-old Harry as he prepares to complete the mission set for him by Dumbledore at the end of the previous year. Arguably the darkest book in the series, this volume shows Lord Voldemort tightening his grip on the Wizarding world as he remolds it into his own pure-blood design. While the series progressively covers seven years in Harry Potter's life, the first five volumes are largely self-contained stories. Unlike them, this book is written more as the second half to a two-part novel, and is tightly tied to the previous book, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. If it were the same size type as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , it would be pages approximately to for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.
After days of waiting, thousands of fans finally got the opportunity to see the stars of the film , Emma Watson , Rupert Grint and Daniel Radcliffe walk the red carpet together for one last time. Author of the seven part series, JK Rowling , was also in attendance at the event which took over Trafalgar Square and screened at Leicester Square. The final film is due to be released next Friday, 15th July. But how do the books and films compare? Any fan will tell you the books get larger and the films get longer but how do they compare in the sales charts and box offices of the UK? All eyes are on the final instalment to see if it will beat all previous films.
Click the infographic to download. All rights reserved. Everyone's in a state of shock, but Harry sees that they have to get away from the giant hole in the wall; there's a huge spider trying to get in and wreak havoc. Harry and Ron blast it away. Percy, mad with grief, won't let go of Fred's body, which he's trying to shield from harm. Harry reaches down to grab Fred and move him to safety, and Percy helps.
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It was released on 21 July , at am local time in English-speaking countries. It is followed by a sequel to the original series, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. The title was first released to the public through a hangman game posted by J. Rowling on her official website on December 21, Shortly afterwards, it was confirmed by the publishers. On her website she said, " While each of the previous Potter books has strong claims on my affections, Deathly Hallows is my favourite, and that is the most wonderful way to finish the series. It is the fastest-selling book of all time, selling 20 million copies in the first 24 hours [ citation needed ].