Through the Looking Glass

Through the Looking Glass

One thing was certain, that the white kitten had had nothing to do with it:—it was the black kitten’s fault entirely. For the white kitten had been having its face washed by the old cat for the last quarter of an hour (and bearing it pretty well, considering); so you see that it couldn’t have … Read more

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do: once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it, “and what is the use of a book,” thought Alice “without pictures … Read more

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Chaper 1 – Owl Post   Harry Potter was a highly unusual boy in many ways. For one thing, he hated the summer holidays more than any other time of year. For another, he really wanted to do his homework but was forced to do it in secret, in the dead of night. And he also … Read more

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

Chapter 1 – The Worst Birthday   Not for the first time, an argument had broken out over breakfast at number four, Privet Drive. Mr. Vernon Dursley had been woken in the early hours of the morning by a loud, hooting noise from his nephew Harry’s room. “Third time this week!” he roared across the table. … Read more

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Chapter 1 – The Boy Who Lived   Mr. and Mrs. Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much. They were the last people you’d expect to be involved in anything strange or mysterious, because they just didn’t hold with such nonsense. Mr. Dursley was … Read more