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Exclusive: Leaky's Harry Potter Books Giveaway

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Posted by: Edward
May 06, 2010, 07:00 PM

Leaky is excited to offer its readers the opportunity to be the lucky winner of a Box Set of the US edition Harry Potter novels in paperback as part of Scholastic's Real Magic of Harry Potter campaign.  In partnership with Scholastic, this giveaway is open to readers 13 or older (under 18 with parents/guardian permission) from anywhere in the world.  From Scholastic:
Read the fastest selling book of all time and experience the adventure from the beginning! Enter to win the complete Harry Potter box set in paperback! And don’t forget to check out Scholastic’s national sweepstakes. They are giving away 4 family trips to Universal Orlando Resort’s The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which opens June 18th.
In order to enter, make a comment to this post-- and to this post only-- telling us which part of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park you're most excited to experience, as well as your favorite Harry Potter book.

This giveaway is open to any and all, and runs through Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 11:59pm EST.

The winner will be chosen randomly and announced around 12 noon EST on Monday, May 17, 2010.

As readers will recall, in March Scholastic launched their Real Magic of Harry Potter campaign, which is offering the chance for US residents aged 7-14 to win one of four family trips for four (4) to Universal Orlando Resort's The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.  The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Sweepstakes, open now through June 1, 2010, this contest offers eligible entrants the chance to visit the Harry Potter theme park, and includes:
  • Roundtrip airfare.
  • Ground transfers to/from airport in Orlando.
  • 3 nights at an on-site hotel.
  • 3-day/2-park admission to both Universal Orlando theme parks
Also be sure to check out the Harry Potter book trailer below, or here in our Video Galleries.



Good luck to all!

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571 Comments

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27 Points

I realy wanna see the tree bromsticks and have a butterbeer or 2. And I will go to alivanders, But i,ve I,m there I wanne see everything
my farorite harry potter book is Harry potter and the prisoner of Azkaban but my favorite movie is Harry potter and the order of the fenix.
I love harry potter I really can,t live without it!

Posted by loena leeflang on May 13, 2010, 05:05 PM report to moderator
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31 Points

I’m really excited to see Hogwarts. It’s gonna be amazing! My favorite book is Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

Posted by smcatron on May 13, 2010, 10:09 PM report to moderator
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32 Points

Which part?! Which part?! All of it! Hogsmeade, the Hogwarts entrance, everything! It’s hard to choose which book is my favorite, because they all have something diffferent to offer!

Posted by MJ Black on May 14, 2010, 12:58 AM report to moderator
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40 Points

I really want to go to Hagrid’s cottage!!!.yey… And my favorite book in the series is definitely Half-Blood Prince! :D

Posted by MischiefManaged on May 14, 2010, 03:24 AM report to moderator
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I’d say that I’m excited about drinking Butterbeer in The Three Broomsticks in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Also my favorite Harry Potter book is definitely the 4th: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. I love the different tasks, seeing people from foreign schools and the whole plot with Crouch Jr. is absolutely breath-taking.

Posted by DannyHallowS on May 14, 2010, 09:00 AM report to moderator
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My favorite book in the series is without a doubt The Half Blood Prince (I thought I was in the minority int this, but glimpsing at the comments perhaps I’m not). It’s difficult to pinpoint what my favorite experience of the theme park would be, but I imagine it would be simply wondering around and examining the minutia most people to miss-the attention to detail.

Posted by loopyloonyluna on May 14, 2010, 10:29 AM report to moderator
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The Hogwarts Express! My favorite book is Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince.

Posted by hedwig potter on May 14, 2010, 05:16 PM report to moderator
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ohh man there are too many part’s but i think i’ll choose honeydukes, i’m a future pastry chef student and just imagining all the amazing sweets and pastries this shop will have have is making my head spin.
My favorite HP book.. that’s really hard, i do prefer the last three books with their much darker theme to the first four, however if i most choose it has to be The Half Blood Prince. Dumbledore dying, learning more about Snape, and Harry and Ginny.

Posted by voldierot on May 14, 2010, 06:30 PM report to moderator
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I am so excited to see the inside of Hogwarts!
and my favorite book is Prisoner of Azkaban :)

Posted by ღ Courtney {R0aR} ღ on May 14, 2010, 09:49 PM report to moderator
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Definitely a tie between Owl Post, The Three Broomsticks, and walking into Hogwarts!!! My favorite book is……………hmmmmmm…………… I’ll have to go with Order of the Phoenix although Deathly Hallows, Half-Blood Prince, and Prisoner of Azkaban come in a close 2-4

Posted by therealr.a.b. on May 15, 2010, 02:54 AM report to moderator
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I’m excited about the entire park. The idea of being immersed in the Wizarding World is a thrilling one!
My favorite book has to be Deathly Hallows. The epic scope of the series really becomes obvious. The idea that Rowling had all of that planned blows my mind.

Posted by raychelMAY on May 15, 2010, 04:48 PM report to moderator
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28 Points

I am most excited about EVERYTHING, but i am SUPER syked about tasting butterbeer!!!!!! my favorite book (i still absolutely love the others) is probably Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
I hope i win!!!!!

Posted by ariannaag on May 15, 2010, 10:03 PM report to moderator
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27 Points

I want to experience absolutely everything at the Wizarding World!
My favourite book is Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.

Posted by Mig on May 16, 2010, 12:49 AM report to moderator
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I’m actually listening to the Pottercast Wizarding World report right now and totally geeking out! I think I’m most excited just to walk into Hogwarts itself and to taste real butterbeer! Can’t Wait! My favorite book changes from time to time haha but currently its Deathly Hallows :)

Posted by Lady Amanda on May 17, 2010, 09:03 PM report to moderator
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good luck!

Posted by JackMeggers on May 31, 2010, 11:50 AM report to moderator
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