The books that I read leave a mark on my soul. I feel like every time you read a good book you get more interesting, smart, brave etc. Every book also carries its own lesson that makes you a better person.
Hedwig--The only two heroes who stories are under appreciated in Harry Potter are Hedwig, the brave little owl died to save Potter, and Dobby the house elf, who died to save his friend Harry. Everyone died to save Harry.