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Harry Potter (#6) and the Half-Blood Prince
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  • Used ter keep him in a cupboard up at the school until …. well…" Hagrid’s face darkened and Harry knew why: Tom Riddle had contrived to have Hagrid thrown out of school, blamed for opening the Chamber of Secrets.

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  • The novel has a contrived ending.
  • contrived coyness

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