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Parent reviews for Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Her pediatrician squinted at the computer and corrected her typo. My older daughter is an early — and voracious — reader. I read it, loved it instantly, then waited a year for the next book, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets , to be released. For the first four books in the series, J. Rowling released one book a year.
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What books are similar but for a younger audience? This post may contain affiliate links. She loves animals and has lots of them — a cat, a parakeet, a dog, and a large black lizard. The other cats and birds in the neighborhood seem to like Maggie as well. And Maggie makes the most delicious fudge.
I do this sort of on-the-fly editing all the time when reading to my 5-year-old. She chokes down artichokes, gags on grapes and burps up brussels sprouts. The passage serves important narrative and stylistic functions, of course, but Emmett loves artichokes, grapes and brussels sprouts. He never complains about eating them, so rather than hint at a generation-long struggle against the tyranny of green veggies, I replace the negative verbs with positive ones. Immediately, I have to pause to decide how much of this information to share.