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Ten children’s books series that are great to re-read

In this post I want to share recommendations of two great children’s books series that my son is currently re-reading. Thinking about these reminded me of more series that are great to re-read. These are tried and tested great children’s books to get stuck into, read and re-read over and over.

The adventures of re-reading children’s books

There are many benefits for children in re-reading the same books. As well as helping to grasp vocabulary, fluency and confidence, it’s a great way for kids to unpick narratives and become really enthused about characters and worlds. This can especially be the case with re-reading books from a series of children’s books.

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The Hippogriff of Hogwarts: in awe of Buckbeak

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Recently we visited the Making of Harry Potter WB Studio Tour. The props, costumes, sets and artwork from the making of the Harry Potter films impressed us hugely. From stepping into the Great Hall to seeing the scale model of the exterior of Hogwarts there were many moments of wonder. We saw and interacted with thousands of objects and items. But the moments which I found most inspiring were encountering life-size models of the Hippogriff, Buckbeak. Artists made three Buckbeak models for the filming of Harry Potter and The Prisoner of Azkaban. 

I have come to the conclusion that to me Buckbeak is the most amazing beast of the Harry Potter books and films. In this post I will be explaining why I am so in awe of Buckbeak.

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