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Exclusive: Leaky's Harry Potter Books Giveaway

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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I want to visit Ollivander’s to buy a wand . My favourite book is Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Posted by mishe on May 06, 2010, 09:53 PM report to moderator
41 Points

I’m most excite to be surrounded by so many of the most AWESOME people in the world (Harry Potter fans that is!) geek out over every little thing and know that I’m surrounded by people doing the exact same thing! Favorite books is definitely Deathly Hallows!!

Posted by GubraithianGryffindor on May 06, 2010, 09:56 PM report to moderator
1911 Points

Absolutely excited to experience that feeling of walking by the scarlet train and through the doors of Hogwarts for first time….and of course to see Dumbledore as lasers =]

Posted by TheWeasleyClan on May 06, 2010, 09:58 PM report to moderator
1911 Points

Also, my favorite book is Goblet of Fire!

Posted by TheWeasleyClan on May 06, 2010, 09:58 PM report to moderator
1591 Points

I am most excited to visit Ollivander’s. I can’t wait to have a wand choose me!
My favorite Harry Potter book remains to this day, The Sorcerer’s Stone. It just set the tone so well for the rest of the series. Really sucked me in, you know!

Posted by bookmonster79 on May 06, 2010, 09:59 PM report to moderator
170 Points

I’m looking forward to seeing the movie memorabilia inside Hogwarts Castle and to the experience of buying a wand that will choose me. :-)
My favorite Harry Potter book is a tie between Prisoner of Azkaban and Deathly Hallows.

Posted by Gueniveree on May 06, 2010, 10:09 PM report to moderator
216 Points

I am most excited to experience Hogwarts castle because it contains the concentration of all the magic for me, where Harry learns everything he knows about magic, loyalty, friendship, bravery, and himself, and where he feels at home. My favorite book is Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix because of the union of the students to form Dumbledore’s Army and stand up to Umbridge’s tyrannical control and the lies of the Ministry of Magic.

Posted by Scarlet~Phoenix on May 06, 2010, 10:17 PM report to moderator

Hogwarts Itself!!!! Everything about it sounds amazing!!!

Favorite Book: Goblet of Fire! Darker tone, the introduction to new characters, and the begging of the end with Harry and Voldemort!

Posted by cpv2006 on May 06, 2010, 10:17 PM report to moderator
37 Points

I’m looking forward to obsessing over every little detail of the castle and quoting lines (and making puns) with my friends while waiting in line to be utterly amazed. And my favourite book is Order of the Phoenix.

Posted by flitwicks_choirgirl on May 06, 2010, 10:18 PM report to moderator
2759 Points

I can’t wait to sit in the Lweaky Cauldron and have a butterbeer! Favourite book = Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows!!

Posted by egdillonROAR!!! on May 06, 2010, 10:19 PM report to moderator
9916 Points

My favourite HP book is definitely Deathly Hallows. So well written and just brilliant. As for the theme park…like many before me said, walking through the doors of Hogwarts. It would be a dream come true. (and going to Honeydukes _)

Posted by Owana Potter on May 06, 2010, 10:21 PM report to moderator
32 Points

I cannot wait to see the castle and my favorite book is number 7!

Posted by bibliocat on May 06, 2010, 10:22 PM report to moderator
2233 Points

BUTTERBEER. Oh, my god, it’s going to be amazing.
And my favourite book is probably Half Blood Prince. But choosing is so, so hard.

Posted by Emily [ROAR] on May 06, 2010, 10:27 PM report to moderator
1242 Points

I cannot wait to eat some treacle tart and drink pumpkin juice in the Great Hall. Also, I want to tame the Horntail (or maybe just ride on one). My favorite book, at the moment, is Goblet of Fire.

Posted by Lucia Meadows on May 06, 2010, 10:30 PM report to moderator
1359 Points

I’m very excited to stroll down the streets of Hogsmeade and feel canon, as if I was in the series myself! My favourite book is either Deathly Hallows or The Philosopher’s Stone.

Posted by g-g-gena; wbm! on May 06, 2010, 10:31 PM report to moderator
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