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This special edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone has a gorgeous new cover illustration by Kazu Kibuishi. Inside is the full text of the original novel, with decorations by Mary GrandPré.

Harry Potter has never been the star of a Quidditch team, scoring points while riding a broom far above the ground. He knows no spells, has never helped to hatch a dragon, and has never worn a cloak of invisibility.

All he knows is a miserable life with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their abominable son, Dudley — a great big swollen spoiled bully. Harry’s room is a tiny closet at the foot of the stairs, and he hasn’t had a birthday party in eleven years.

But all that is about to change when a mysterious letter arrives by owl messenger: a letter with an invitation to an incredible place that Harry — and anyone who reads about him — will find unforgettable.

For it’s there that he finds not only friends, aerial sports, and magic in everything from classes to meals, but a great destiny that’s been waiting for him… if Harry can survive the encounter.

Paperback, 336 pages
Published on August 27, 2013 by Scholastic Inc.
ISBN-10: 0545582881
ISBN-13: 9780545582889
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  • uytdfghjkldsxch
    uytdfghjkldsxchTuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11:10 am55 stars
    Call me a Harry Potter geek, but....Harry Potter is probably the best book series ever!
    • lawalex
      lawalexMonday, June 17, 2019 at 7:13 am55 stars
      This classic story of a boy named Harry, who turns out to be a wizard, is a fun read and will have you rooting for the Gryffindor quidditch team. If you like books with magic, you will like this book. This is a lighter read than the rest of the series.
      • zellydia
        zellydiaMonday, June 17, 2019 at 6:53 am55 stars
        It is such mysterious book. you will never want to put it down. There are parts that are funny, especially with the Dursleys. the whole series.
        • DawsonSunday, June 16, 2019 at 9:01 pm
          Wonderful read. Filled with fantastic adventure, sharp wit, clever humor and humble main characters, the first of the series, Sorcerer's Stone is everything a reader could ask for and more.
          • legitpenguin
            legitpenguinSaturday, June 15, 2019 at 5:42 am
            • 🐶Dog🐶Friday, June 14, 2019 at 8:55 am
              Harry Potter is Amasing😂😍😋
              • granger4life
                granger4lifeThursday, June 13, 2019 at 2:44 pm55 stars
                best book EVER
                • soulreaper8
                  soulreaper8Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 12:27 pm55 stars
                  The whole harry potter series is good and this is a great book.
                  • italy125
                    italy125Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 2:15 pm
                    I loved the book so much and it was very interesting. I would give it 5 stars.
                    • kgautam
                      kgautamWednesday, June 12, 2019 at 10:48 am44 stars
                      great start to a fantastic series! harry potter is truly an amazing character and j k rowling is an extraordinary author. the story really comes to life in the first book. welcome to the fandom!