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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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I’m most looking forward to seeing the new technology they used to make it look like the actors are there with you and the moving portraits.

My favorite HP book is Deathly Hallows. So emotional!

Posted by YodatheHobbit on May 06, 2010, 08:43 PM report to moderator
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The maze from ‘The Goblet of Fire’.

My favorite Harry Potter book is, The Goblet of Fire.

Posted by Snowman81 on May 06, 2010, 08:46 PM report to moderator
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I can’t wait for the Forbidden Journey ride.

Favorite Harry Potter book: Half-Blood Prince.

Posted by dodgeroo54 on May 06, 2010, 08:55 PM report to moderator
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I can’t even pick a favourite place… I’d have to say the Hogwarts Express though… Or maybe just walking through it… Or the Leaky Cauldron… Hm… I’ll go with the train ^^
And my favourite HP book is Deathly Hallows, hands down.<3

Posted by nacchichan on May 06, 2010, 08:55 PM report to moderator
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Looking forward to walking the halls of Hogwarts!!
And my favorite HP book would have to be Deathly Hallows!

Posted by nowhere89 on May 06, 2010, 09:00 PM report to moderator
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The most exciting thing will be visiting the Hogwarts castle! I believe it’ll be more brilliant than the actual rides.
Prisoner of Azkaban wins for my favorite book!

Posted by emilie.hope on May 06, 2010, 09:01 PM report to moderator
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I can’t wait to see Durvish and Banges! And my favorite book? Harry Potter and the Deathy Hallows because although it’s sad and the epilogue leaves quite a bit unwritten, I have seen many series go downhill and end with a boring final book, but Jo has kept me interested all the way to the end! Even though it contradicted most of my predictions, Deathly Hallows is better than the best final book I hoped for!

Posted by snape1441 on May 06, 2010, 09:03 PM report to moderator
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Posted by FatHobbitGamgee on May 06, 2010, 09:04 PM report to moderator
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My favorite part of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will just seeing Hogwarts in the distance while I’m driving towards it. The suspense will grow as the park grows bigger and bigger. And walking in will be amazing…and so will everything else.

And my favorite book is DEFINITELY Half-Blood Prince :) LOVE!

Posted by theREALGinnyWeasley on May 06, 2010, 09:05 PM report to moderator
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hogwarts i could want to see nothing more!!!
and my favorite book is the half blood prince because it was really interesting to delve into voldemorts murky past

Posted by dobbyiscool on May 06, 2010, 09:06 PM report to moderator
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I’m so excited to be able to have a wand choose me! And my favorite book is Prisoner of Azkaban, I love me some Prof. Lupin!

Posted by graniteotl on May 06, 2010, 09:09 PM report to moderator
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The Forbidden Journey of course!! Fave Book: Deathly Hallows!

Posted by crikeyhunter on May 06, 2010, 09:13 PM report to moderator
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Im totally excited about Hogsmeade! :) I always imagined myself there while reading the books, and it would be a bloody brilliant moment when I do!
And my fave HP book has got to be Deathly Hallows. Epic completes it.

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I want to try Butterbeer so badly, to sit in a corner of the Three Broomsticks with a couple of my best friends and an endless supply of butterbeer is a perfect dream. Something I’ve wanted since reading Prisoner of Azkaban. My favourite book has to be Deathly Hallows

Posted by KiwiMcI on May 06, 2010, 09:16 PM report to moderator
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I want to go all over the park, every place, every corner, and every vestige of magic that I can find. I love all books but my favorite is Deathly Hallows!

Brazil

Posted by LeonardoPotterMundy on May 06, 2010, 09:18 PM report to moderator
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