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Harry Potter vs. Twilight - The Ultimate Showdown

While of course many people like both of these popular series', we've still gotten quite a few people coming to the Book Clubs wanting to talk about which one they think is better.

 

But which series really is the most popular here at the Book Clubs?  Go to our home page, look down on the left for the poll and vote for which one is your favorite.... and we'll soon find out!

 

 

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go harry potter!

 

(but when you think about it; twilight would make the better bon fire..... no offense to anyone!!!)


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I'm not even voting lol. This is a little ridiculous.
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I got to say im a little mad at the percent right now I think that some of an unfair advantage for Harry Potter because of the book club but then the twilight fans kind of get mad when people say that twilight is soo over talked so then they switch to a different website. I hope Twilight bost up to atleast 1/3 and not a horrible 29%.
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Harry Potter. He he he! Can't help it, I love magic!
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harry potter is amazing, twilight was only written because meyers wanted to try and make an epic like harry potter. it didnt work. meyers cant write to save her life, while rowling is a true author, with character and style.

 

 

GO HARRY POTTER!!!

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harry potter.

no contest

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I believe Harry Potter is Better!!!!
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umm... sorry. Harry Potter is way better!
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Harry Potter! As much as I liked Twilight, it was a good story, with no substance. Harry shows true writing talent, a complexity that keeps the story interesting no matter how many times you re-read it. Twilight has only face value to offer; there is nothing between the lines.
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i would have to say twilight. everyone knows what whiches and wizards and  goblins are like 

but stephnie meyer shows us that vampires dont always wear black and drink human blood. i for one am obsessed with the welll beloved a saga i read the whole saga 20......... yea 20 time and i cant stop its addicting. soo u stipid harry potter fans say wat ever you want because twilight overcome harry potter on ALL levels

 

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oh crap everyone get ready for a major bitch fight, *sighs* i am so not choosing between the two, we so  know how its gunna go down when books like these are compared right?

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Lol sorry but i have to choose.

 

HARRY POTTER ALL THE WAY!

I mean Twilight can't even compare to it. The writing, the characters, the plot, the story, EVERYTHING!

Twilight you barely know the characters. They're all 2-D with no backbone (story behind them). Girls only say he's hot because SMeyer says he's hot. Because if I remember correctly she didn't even describe any of the characters unless it was. High cheek bones, red eyes, hair like fire.

 

In Harry Potter everything is major. JKR wrote Harry Potter because she loved it. She actually created a world. EVERY SINGLE CHARACTER has a story to them. I mean people who we basically never even met have a story. Characters who basically are just there (Dean Thomas) has the most interesting story, says JKR. I mean the way it is written and played out is basically like real life, save the magical aspects. The emotions, the friendships, the love, the hatred everything is played out well because they're teenagers. And plus JKR shows a little of every power. She shows what woman power is, she shows the real power of love. It just has everything.

 

And if you think about it Harry Potter sold far more copies than Twilight Saga. I mean with Order of the Phoenix, if you put them in a straight line they would go around the earth three times. And the movies, just with the sixth movie, it has made the most money in the world in history of all time beating  out James Bond with like 22 movies and more. Now imagine when the last two movies come out, who's gonna beat it.

 

I know that Twilight and Harry Potter aren't really things to compare seeing as they're both different. Twilight has a good plot going on and characters that could have gone way further, but SMeyer just didn't play her cards right. Where JKR did.

 

EDIT: I'd rather have my kids read Harry Potter and never Twilight because with Twilight it's just like are you serious. A teenager falling in love with a baby. And more stuff where in Harry Potter it's natural.

 

Oh and I've also seen stories and heard them about Twilight fanatics attacking people because they don't like Twilight. (not saying it's everyone just the ones who go over-board)

 

And another thing. There's really no need for name calling about other fans. Everyone is entitled to their opinion and no opinion is wrong.

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dont say i didnt tell u so, u are so gunna get abused lmao :smileyvery-happy:
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I know. Lol but then again we'll get to see the maturity of the people and the fans. And it'll only prove me right. That some Twilight Fanatics are a but lunatic. I'm not saying all so if this doesn't apply to you don't make it.
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Um... I'm like Sweden in this one, totally nuetral. I thought both were great stories and I'm happy for both authors. Its true that I was never a true to the core Harry Potter fan but I also only really fell for the first two twilight books, then my excitment dwindled to a comfortable appreacition where I still liked the books but realized they weren't anywhere close to some of my favorites. As long as they both brought enjoyment to readers out there that's all that matters:smileyhappy:
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TWILIGHT!

 

(I couldn't get passed the first page on Harry Potter)

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Twilight! Twilight! Twilight! Twilight!!!!! I do like the Harry Potter movies though.
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Harry Potter is better in every way possible. Period. End of Discussion.

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No contest.

 

Harry Potter rules.

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