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Quidditch through the ages [sound recording (CD)] / Kennilworthy Whisp ; written by J. K. Rowling.

Rowling, J. K, (author.). Lincoln, Andrew, (Narrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Hogwarts Library Book.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JAUDIO ROWLING (Text) 34304000909028 Juvenile - Audiobooks Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781526603029
  • ISBN: 1526603020
  • Physical Description: 2 audio discs (1 hr., 28 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Written by J.K. Rowling writing as fictional author, Kennilworthy Whisp.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword by Albus Dumbledore -- The evolution of the flying broomstick -- Ancient broom games -- The game from Queerditch Marsh -- The arrival of the golden snitch -- Anti-muggle precautions -- Changes in Quidditch since the fourteenth century -- Quidditch teams of Britain and Ireland -- The spread of Quidditch worldwide -- The development of the racing broom -- Quidditch today.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Andrew Lincoln.
Summary, etc.:
A perennial bestseller in the wizarding world and one of the most popular books in the Hogwarts school library, Quidditch Through the Ages contains all you will ever need to know about the history, the rules - and the breaking of the rules - of the noble sport of Quidditch. Packed with fascinating facts, this definitive guide by the esteemed Kennilworthy Whisp charts the game's history from its early origins in the medieval mists on Queerditch Marsh through to the modern-day sport loved by so many wizard and Muggle families around the world. With comprehensive coverage of famous Quidditch teams, the commonest fouls, the development of racing brooms, and much more, this is a must-have sporting bible for all Harry Potter fans and Quidditch lovers, whether the weekend amateur or the seasoned Chudley Cannons season-ticket holder.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader MG 8.2 2 47419.
Subject: Rowling, J. K. > Knowledge > Sports > Juvenile fiction.
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization) > Juvenile fiction.
Sports > Miscellanea > Juvenile fiction.
Sports in literature > Juvenile fiction.
Games > Juvenile fiction.
Wizards > Juvenile fiction.
Magic > Juvenile fiction.

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