SparkNotes: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of AzkabanThese notes were contributed by members of the GradeSaver community. Harry is back with the Dursleys, where he sees that a prisoner named Sirius Black has escaped. This leads to him running away and getting picked up by the Knight Bus. He tells Harry that he has to stay in Diagon Alley for the remaining three weeks before school starts again. The night before the Hogwarts Express departs, Harry learns that Sirius Black is a convicted murderer, who is believed that he wants to murder Harry.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Robert Downey Jr. Sign in. It's Harry's third year at Hogwarts; not only does he have a new "Defense Against the Dark Arts" teacher, but there is also trouble brewing. Harry Potter is having a tough time with his relatives yet again. He runs away after using magic to inflate Uncle Vernon's sister Marge who was being offensive towards Harry's parents.
Rowling and the third in the Harry Potter series. The book sold 68, copies in just three days after its release in the United Kingdom and since has sold over three million in the country. Video games loosely based on Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban were also released for several platforms, and most obtained favourable reviews. Harry is back at the Dursleys' for the summer holidays, where he sees on Muggle television that a convict named Sirius Black has escaped, though with no mention of what facility he has broken out of. Harry involuntarily inflates Aunt Marge when she comes to visit after she insults Harry and his parents. This leads to his running away and being picked up by the Knight Bus. He travels to the Leaky Cauldron where he meets Cornelius Fudge , the Minister for Magic , who asks Harry to stay in Diagon Alley for the remaining three weeks before the start of the school year at Hogwarts.
Poor Harry Potter is stuck spending another summer with his odious relatives, the Dursleys, who really should've had Child Protective Services called on them years ago. After putting up with lots of rotten treatment, Harry finally loses his temper and blows up his Aunt Marge like a balloon, not like a bomb. So Harry hightails it out of Number 4 Privet Drive and gets picked up by the Knight Bus, which takes him to Diagon Alley and thus back to the wizarding world. Click the map infographic to download. Harry isn't punished for his "crime" he's not allowed to practice magic outside of school and soon finds out why: turns out, a dangerous prisoner, Sirius Black, has escaped from Azkaban and is hunting down Harry.
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban opens on the night before Harry's thirteenth birthday, when he receives gifts by Owl Post from his friends at school., Genre: Novel. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is the third of a planned series of seven books see annotation of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone for an introductory summary.
The Harry Potter series are described as 'children books', however, in my opinion, whether you're twelve or twenty two, I highly recommend them!! Now after a long summer and some aunt abusing antics , Harry is back at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, with his trusty best friends: Ron and Hermione. Yet, secret and mysterious things are happening in the wizarding world, and Harry is not safe from the dark and dangerous people at large. Who is the infamous Sirius Black, who escaped from the notorious wizard prison: Azkaban? And what could the fugitive Black possibly want with Harry? Harry, Ron and Hermione, spend another magical year at Hogwarts, where Harry learns far more about his past then he could have expected. JK Rowling's words have a curious habit of coming to life, and her characters are funny, and realistic.