Seven Tasks for Seven Books

Oct 30, 2007

Posted by Doris
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SEVEN TASKS, SEVEN BOOKS

While each book was awaited with great anticipation, speculation roared regarding the content of the next book. One popular theory looked at each task Harry had to endure to get the the stone in the first book, as a clue toward the subject matter of the other books.

The seven tasks have been discussed in various threads discussing Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. These threads include:

GREAT WIZARDING EVENTS IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY:

1. Snape’s Task to reach the stone, a continuity error to reach the stone?

2. 7 Books, 7 Tasks, Harry’s challenge to get to the Stone foreshadow events in later books.

OBSCURUS:

1. The symbolic nature of the Number seven.

2. COS and the second task

CURRENT BOOK CLUB:

Let sleeping trolls lie, Order of the Phoenix and the 5th task to find the Philosopher’s Stone.

The Play up! Play up! and Play the game!, GOF and the 4th task to find the Philosopher’s Stone discussions can be viewed in the Special Events Archives.

Other archived Book Club threads include POA and the 3rd task to find the Philosopher’s Stone, Do they show how 7 PS/SS tasks match 7 books?

SCRIBBULUS:

1.Voldemort’s plan to spread chaos – Shard.

2.The mystery of the number seven – Memsylfn1

CORNER BOOTH CHAT: WWW Chat Transcript: 2/28/07 (Read only)

3. 7 tasks of PS/SS and the 7 books

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