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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is the second book in the phenomenally successful Harry Potter series by JK Rowling, and after listening to this fantastic reading of what is sure to become an absolute classic, there is little doubt that Rowling s stories will continue to capture the imaginations of generations of young readers long into the future After surviving his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and then enduring a summer holiday with the dreadful Dursleys, Harry is ready and raring to get back to his school friends But something is trying to stop him, and after missing the Hogwart s Express he just about makes it to the school gates on time courtesy of a flying car and rather a lot of magic But the eventful journey back to school is just the beginning and when rumours about the mysterious Chamber of Secrets start to spread Harry realises that his second year is going to be just as eventful as the first Matching Stephen Fry s endearingly snooty vocal chords with Rowling s superb storytelling skills was a stroke of genius Fry manages to give further depth to an already complex and utterly absorbing plot by adding an irreverent wit and a deep rooted touch of class to a compelling and magical tale Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets is a fantastic book, and this stupendous audio version is perfect for long car journeys and sleepless nights, and is an ideal way to introduce reluctant readers to the awe inspiring world of Harry Potter Agesand over Susan HarrisonGrade Fans of the phenomenally popular Harry Potter and the Sorcerer s Stone ,won t be disappointed when they rejoin Harry, now on break after finishing his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry Reluctantly spending the summer with the Dursleys, his mean relatives who fear and detest magic, Harry is soon whisked away by his friends Ron, Fred, and George Weasley, who appear at his window in a flying Ford Anglia to take him away to enjoy the rest of the holidays with their very wizardly family Things don t go as well, though, when the school term begins Someone, or something, is literally petrifying Hogwarts residents one by one and leaving threatening messages referring to a Chamber of Secrets and an heir of Slytherin Somehow, Harry is often around when the attacks happen and he is soon suspected of being the perpetrator The climax has Harry looking very much like Indiana Jones, battling a giant serpent in the depths of the awesome and terrible Chamber of Secrets Along with most of the teachers and students introduced in the previous book, Draco Malfoy has returned for his second year and isdespicable than ever The novel is marked throughout by the same sly and sophisticated humor found in the first book, along with inventive, new, matter of fact uses of magic that will once again have readers longing to emulate Harry and his wizard friendsSusan L Rogers, Chestnut Hill Academy, PA CopyrightReed Business Information, Inc