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Beyond the wand : the magic and mayhem of growing up a wizard / Tom Felton.

Felton, Tom, 1987-(author.).

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  • 18 of 38 copies available at Evergreen Indiana. (Show)
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  • ISBN: 9781538741368
  • ISBN: 1538741369
  • Physical Description: xvi, 288 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First Grand Central Publishing edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2022.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword / by Emma Watson -- Undesirable No. 1, or, Draco's first scrape with the law -- My muggle family, or, Runt of the pack -- Early auditions, or, Mother Goose! -- The magic in the making, or, James Blond and the ginger whisker -- My brothers are already sick of it, or, Projectiles at the premiere -- Anna and the King, or, Clarice and Hannibal -- The Potter auditions, or, When Draco met Hermione -- The table read, or, Kiss kiss kiss on the bum -- Draco and Darwin, or, How Malfoy got his sneer -- Undesirable No. 1 (part 2), or, Gregory Goyle and the exploding hot chocolate -- A day on the set, or, Severus Snape's sausage sandwich -- Fans, or, How (not) to be a real dick -- How to fly a broomstick, or, The wasps and the wimp -- The best of both worlds, or, Broomstick prick -- Transfiguration troubles, or, Maggie and the millipede -- Dramione, or, The chicken and the duck -- The Weaslebees at work, or, Golfing with Gryffindorks -- Draco and Harry, or, Two sides of the same coin -- A bop on the nose, or, Crabbe, Hagrid and the spooky rubber Tom -- A kind word from Dumbledore, or, A breath of fresh air -- Alan Rickman's earlobes, or, Don't tread on my f*cking cloak! -- Undesirable No. 1 (part 3), or, The world's best/worst chaperone -- Malfoy's manner, or, A hug from Voldy -- All things must pass, or, The girl from the Great Hall -- Beyond the wand, or, Lonely in La-La Land -- The ballad of Barney's beanery, or, If I were a rich man -- Time well spent, or, Versions of myself -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.:
From the magical moments on set as Draco Malfoy to the challenges of growing up in the spotlight, get a backstage pass into Tom Felton's life on and off the big screen. Tom Felton's adolescence was anything but ordinary. His early rise to fame in beloved films like The Borrowers catapulted him into the limelight, but nothing could prepare him for what was to come after he landed the iconic role of the Draco Malfoy, the bleached blonde villain of the Harry Potter movies. For the next ten years, he was at the center of a huge pop culture phenomenon and yet, in between filming, he would go back to being a normal teenager trying to fit into a normal school. Speaking with great candor and his signature humor, Tom shares his experience growing up as part of the wizarding world while also trying to navigate the muggle world.
Subject: Felton, Tom, 1987-
Motion picture actors and actresses > Great Britain > Biography.
Actors > Great Britain > Biography.
Motion picture actors and actresses > Biography.
Harry Potter films.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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