Reviews For Magic
Reviewer: Chocolate butterbeer
Date: 03/17/13 22:35
Chapter: Magic

That was good it was charaterized really well and I like Rob his feelings seemed realistic

Author's Response: Thanks for leaving a review, I'm glad you thought it was well-characterised and seemed believable. Thanks for reading! ~Katrina

Reviewer: canufeelthemagictonight
Date: 03/31/12 15:41
Chapter: Magic

This is a good story. You characterized all the characters (forgive the pun) really well, and your OC, Rob, was really well drawn out. Thumbs up!

Author's Response: Thanks for such a lovely compliment! I find some of these characters (especially Harry and Ron) quite hard to write, so I'm glad they came across well. And I'm glad you thought Rob was a good character too. Thanks again very much for taking the time to leave this lovely review ~Katrina

Reviewer: Ginnypotter2699
Date: 03/07/12 4:49
Chapter: Magic

Lisa was in D.A too, I think. Nice fic, I like it!

Author's Response: Sorry it's taken me so long to respond - I haven't logged in for quite a while. I'm glad you liked this story. I'm fairly certain Lisa wasn't in the D.A, although often people speculate that she may have joined in 7th year, but the canonical 5th year DA list is here - http://www.hp-lexicon.org/wizards/da.html - and she's not there. I think in fact the only time she's mentioned in canon is when she's sorted, although I may be wrong on that. Anyway, thank you very much for taking the time to review and tell me you liked the story! ~Katrina

Reviewer: Grace has Victory
Date: 03/08/11 19:46
Chapter: Magic

Yes, I definitely enjoyed this! It's a huge thing for a Muggle to adapt to living with magic, but I think someone as relaxed as Mandy would be easy to live with, and Rob will be fine.

As you say, he can't marry Hermione (what substance was there really to a primary school crush?) but of course he had to solve the mystery before he could recognise the reason for his fascination and move on. I think you conveyed his tense, flustered personality very well.

Lisa Turpin is in fact mentioned in the Sorting, but Kevin, Su and Stephen are in the classlist only. I noticed you swapped Stephen with Michael so there would be enough boys in Ravenclaw (I do that too).

And I hope Rob will live happily ever after because there are certainly some advantages for Muggles who marry wizards.

Author's Response: Thanks for another review :). Yes - obviously Rob and Hermione were never going to be a couple, and there was very little substance in his crush on her, it was more of a fascination because she suddenly disappeared, rather than any particular attraction to her. Whoops, I missed that Lisa was also mentioned in the Sorting. I'm not quite sure what you mean that I swapped Stephen with Michael... in 'my' version, Terry Boot, Michael Corner, Anthony Goldstein, Kevin Entwhistle and Stephen Cornfoot are the Ravenclaw boys, whilst Lisa Turpin, Su Li, Mandy Brocklehurst, Padma Patil and Morag McDougal are the girls. I didn't mention Terry, Michael, Anthony or Padma in this fic as I thought they would have kept separate due to being in the DA - there must have been some sort of disagreement or something. And as for Morag... well I sort of forgot about her. And yes I do believe that Rob will live happily ever after - there are certainly times when magic freaks him out, but gradually he learns to get used to it and to understand other witches and wizards. I think it was important that in this he got to know other magical people as people, and he didn't just label them as 'weirdos'. And yes, there certainly would be advantages for him! ~Katrina

Reviewer: WaterHalo
Date: 09/23/10 11:28
Chapter: Magic

Awesome!

Author's Response: I'm glad you enjoyed it. Thanks for reviewing this (and In Ruins). If you liked both of those you might want to look at some of my other fics :). Thanks!

Reviewer: littlewolf
Date: 09/22/10 19:27
Chapter: Magic

that's a nice story! though, how about the Statute of Secrecy?

Author's Response: Thanks for reviewing. The reason Mandy hadn't told Rob about her magic for a couple of years (since they started dating) was because of the Statute of Secrecy - I assumed that at some point people must be allowed to tell someone whom they're in a close relationship with. I probably should have put more focus on Mandy telling Rob that he couldn't tell anyone about her magic though, so thanks for pointing that out, I might add something in there. Thanks for the advice!

Reviewer: nevilleherosnape
Date: 09/22/10 12:22
Chapter: Magic

Very good! I bet there are loads of stories of muggles who wondered what happened to their classmates! Wonder if anyone every missed Harry? I liked very much how Rob didn't make an idiot of himself when he did finally meet her and that he stayed true to Mandy! Very nice!

Author's Response: Thanks for the review. Yes I'm sure there were people who missed Harry, but they were probably too afraid to say anything in case it somehow got back to Dudley... I'm glad you enjoyed this fic!

Reviewer: msk8
Date: 09/21/10 22:49
Chapter: Magic

First reveiw! :D
Ooooh. Interesting. I don't think I've ever seen a veiw of the Wizarding World quite like this. I liked the little thing about him being sort of in love with Hermione. It was, I think, an interesting twist, and made me wonder if he was going to fall in love with Hermione again and leave Mandy. Fun to read.

I did find it a bit odd that Rob would be thinking about Hermione still after so many years,however. But I really like the story!
Megan :)

Author's Response: Thanks for reviewing so quickly! I'm glad you liked his perspective, I had always wondered what it would be like to be a Muggle and someone from your class to just disappear. I had Rob still thinking about Hermione because she was mysterious. That's why I made it clear that it was over the time that he didn't see her that he became more interested in her. I wanted it to be that he sort of thinks of her occasionally, because his mind likes order and he wants everything to be logical. I hope that makes sense, but I understand that you thought it was a bit odd too. Thanks for reviewing!

You must login (register) to review.
Information
Find out everything you need to know about the site right here.


We have stories and authors in this archive.

:

RSS
Choose Theme:
SOCIAL MEDIA
     
MOST RECENT
The Weird Sisters - B-Sides and Rarities, Vol. 2 by ToBeOrNotToBeAGryffindor 1st-2nd Years
The Weird Sisters are back for an encore. Ten more tracks from your MNFF authors.
The Youngest Death Eaters: Year III by DestinyMoonStar 6th-7th Years
Year 3 A year of hard choices and tough talks: Destiny learns about...
BTSK by Nagini Riddle 1st-2nd Years
Hermione daydreams about Tom Riddle...or perhaps Draco Malfoy.Written for the...
FEATURED
Oread, Walking by Seren
Cedric was just as odd as Hermione, because he liked to walk. Cedric/Hermione
The Effect of Gamma Rays on Two Terrifically Trapped Gryffindors. by Fenixaze 3rd-5th Years
From the "Stuck where for the weekend?" Challenge on Portkey.org ... Our two...
Drunk on Him by armagod679 Professors
For me, he was an obsession, a burning obsession, one that I could never let...
A Broken Hallelujah by epiphany212 Professors
You have always loved the chase. The pursuit of Quaffles and dragons have carried...
In the Hufflepuff Way by 1000timesingoldenink 3rd-5th Years
Did anybody really appreciate Hannah's mum?Because Mrs. Abbott was a heroine...
And Now... by Oregonian 3rd-5th Years
Moments after the death of Voldemort, Harry gazes at the corpse of the Dark...
The Weird Sisters - B-Sides and Rarities, Vol. 1 by minnabird 1st-2nd Years
Welcome back to another rousing round of rambunctious rock!However, a new act...
CATEGORIES