I stumbled across this 30 day book challenge by The Chronicles of Radiya and decided to give it a try. Hopefully it will lead to 30 consecutive days of blogging that liven up the blog a bit and give us a chance to get to know each other a little better.
Day 1: A Book You Wish You Could Live In
Since I first read Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, I’ve desperately wanted to go to Hogwarts.
Imagine running through the barrier to get to Platform 9 3/4, taking the Hogwarts Express, purchasing chocolate frogs from the trolley, trying out for the Quidditch team, learning Defense Against the Dark Arts… it would be a dream come true!
On my eleventh birthday (and the weeks that followed) I ran to get the mail every morning in hopes that my Hogwarts letter would finally arrive. It hasn’t… yet. When it does, though, I’ll be ready: I learned all the spells and potions, read up on the magical creatures, studied the rules of Quidditch, and even practiced wearing robes and ties. Now I just need my owl to arrive…