In Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, Harry, Ron and Hermione, now teenagers, return for their third year at Hogwarts, where they are forced to face escaped prisoner, Sirius Black, who poses a great threat to Harry. Harry and his friends spend their third year learning how to handle a half-horse half-eagle Hippogriff, repel shape-shifting Boggarts and master the art of Divination. They also visit the wizarding village of Hogsmeade and the Shrieking Shack, which is considered the most haunted building in Britain. In addition to these new experiences, Harry must overcome the threats of the soul-sucking Dementors, outsmart a dangerous werewolf and finally deal with the truth about Sirius Black and his relationship to Harry and his parents. With his best friends, Harry masters advanced magic, crosses the barriers of time and changes the course of more than one life. Directed by Alfonso Cuarón and based on J.K. Rowling’s third book, this wondrous spellbinder soars with laughs, and the kind of breathless surprise only found in a Harry Potter adventure.

Reading List November 2021


Thanksgiving has just finished and the holidays have just begun. Now it is time to provide you with my reading list for last month, November 2021.

Unlike last month, there is not much of a theme this month. Instead, it is primarily history, science, and science fiction with two George Carlin books.

Of the 22 titles that I listened to 13 of them were first time listens, or approximately 54.1%, which is more than half.

If any of the titles pique your interest, be sure to click on the link to bring up the information for the book.

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Title Author First Listen
Grand Theft Astro Scott Meyer Yes
Saturn’s Monsters Thomas K. Carpenter Yes
Star Shroud (Ascension Series Book 1) Jeff Hays Yes
Star Divide (Ascension Series Book 2) Jeff Hays Yes
Packing for Mars: The Curious Science of Life in the Void Mary Roach No
Breasts Florence Williams No
Voyagers Ben Bova Yes
Voyagers II: The Alien Within Ben Bova Yes
Voyagers III: Star Brothers Ben Bova Yes
General and Geniuses: A history of the Manhattan Project (Great Courses) Edward G. Lengel Yes
A Short History of Nearly Everything Bill Bryson No
The Medieval World (Great Courses) Professor Dorsey Armstrong No
Feel Your Way Through: A Book of Poetry Kelsea Ballerini Yes
Wolves and Werewolves in History and Popular Culture (Great Courses) Shannon Scott Yes
The Science of Extreme Weather (Great Courses) Eric Snodgrass No
West Cork (Audible Originals) Jennifer Forde / Sam Bungey No
The Martian Andy Weir No
The Egg and Other Stories Andy Weir Yes
George Carlin Reads to You George Carlin No
Last Words George Carlin with Tony Hendra No
The Berlin Wall: A World Divided (Great Courses) Kelley Deetz Yes
Charismatic Leaders Who Remade America (Great Courses) Molly Worthen Yes
Total   22

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