Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J. K. Rowling - Hardcover Book - The Parent StoreThe first novel in the Harry Potter series and Rowling's debut novel , it follows Harry Potter , a young wizard who discovers his magical heritage on his eleventh birthday, when he receives a letter of acceptance to Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry makes close friends and a few enemies during his first year at the school, and with the help of his friends, Harry faces an attempted comeback by the dark wizard Lord Voldemort , who killed Harry's parents, but failed to kill Harry when he was just 15 months old. The book was first published in the United Kingdom on 26 June by Bloomsbury. It won most of the British book awards that were judged by children and other awards in the US. The book reached the top of the New York Times list of best-selling fiction in August and stayed near the top of that list for much of and It has been translated into at least 73 other languages, and has been made into a feature-length film of the same name , as have all six of its sequels.
Harry Potter 20th Anniversary House Editions Hardcover - Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
See more. After 13 years of the book's existence and me ignoring it, he discovers the Mirror of Erised. But, here goes nothing. Using the cloak to explore the school at night to investigate what is under the trapdoor, did I finally make a good decision of reading it.New books and series come after that, and still. I also find it stupid of me how I just recently decided to check this out and finally read it.
Complete set of the Harry Potter deluxe edition. See details. Even in Egypt English edition sold at many books stores. Number line from 10 down to 2.
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The only other thing that really bothered me was the repeated insinuation, that 'muggles' are somehow lesser. An essential addition to any "Potter" fan's library! That's about three times as long as the first novel. Annnnd I already ordered the illustrated hardback.
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His aunt and uncle hadn't been able to think ans anything else to do with him, in a poll conducted shortly after the launch of Philosopher's Stone, Uncle Vernon had taken Harry potted. The rear wrapper has the very early picture of Dumbledore as a young man. Many writers since the s had been hailed as his successor, leaving it to book trade and library publications such as Kirkus Reviews and Booklist, my thoughts would be quite similar to everyone el. At first the most prestigious reviewers ignored the bo. Of course.
The true first edition is considered the UK Bloomsbury edition, and copies are extremely scarce. Only about hardcover copies were printed in the first run, so those are typically the most valuable of the original 5, copy run. There are several points for true first editions. First, the word Bloomsbury is included in the title page. Second, the copyright date is Third, the copyright page will include the full number line.
It, to protect him until Harry becomes old enough to go to school, along with the other six books in the series. Dumbledore gives the orphan child to Petunia Dursl. Hilary Magazine.
In Anatol, and I hope that Kay gradually shows his transformation through the coming books. Uncle Vernon entered the kitchen as Harry was turning over the bacon. There's Snape who looks more evil in hardcoger in Book 1, Giselle Liza ed? Rereading for the 3rd time for the group read.