[DWJ] Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, part 1

Katarina Hjärpe head_overheels at hotmail.com
Fri Jul 13 01:19:53 EDT 2007


>It might be more accurate to say that Rowling is *more interested* in 
>Snape; she's gone on record as saying that she doesn't like him at all and 
>was astonished to find that some of her readers did. (Didn't Austen say the 
>same thing about Emma?)

I thought Austen said that she liked Emma but didn't expect anyone else to. 
In which case she was very much wrong.

I think Rowling has failed to realize that an interesting character is 
almost always more likeable as a character, whether or not you'd like him as 
a person.

Katta

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