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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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  • london2002
    london2002Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 5:15 pm55 stars
    this and harry potter 4 together make my favorite book of all time. JK rowling is a fantastic writer she is FANTASTIC YOU HSVE TO READ THE SIRIES AND IF YOU DO NOT YOU WILL DIE!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    • girlygirlll123
      girlygirlll123Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 3:30 pm55 stars
      tHiS iS a GrEaT bOoK! yOu MaDe A wHolE wOrLd Jk RoWlInG!
      • maddyrocks13
        maddyrocks13Saturday, January 21, 2012 at 8:34 pm55 stars
        dont know how antone could not like this book. 1st in the series of awesome books! i agree w/jakim19
        • jakim19
          jakim19Tuesday, January 17, 2012 at 1:10 am
          The first book of the fantastic series Harry Potter. Harry Potter is going to Hogwarts the school of Witchcraft and Wizardly. This book is a must read.
          • elleewrist
            elleewristFriday, January 13, 2012 at 4:55 am55 stars
            So cool!!
            • brady2
              brady2Thursday, January 12, 2012 at 7:46 am
              it was interesting how harry was so good at qutige and how he never new how his parents died
              • char120
                char120Monday, January 2, 2012 at 7:02 pm
                first book is great!!!!!!! compared to the book, the movie is not good. but the movie is way better than the percy jackson one! that movie sucks.
                • cloudyrabbit
                  cloudyrabbitThursday, January 25, 2018 at 12:32 pm55 stars
                  Amen, sister. The Percy Jackson movies are NOTHING like the books. if u r going to watch those movies, READ THE BOOK FIRST! the books are ALWAYS better than the movies!
                • borntoswim
                  borntoswimSaturday, December 31, 2011 at 11:40 am
                  This is the first in the harry potter's so good!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it's about this boy who thinks his parents died in a car crash but actually he's a wizard!
                  • cademan105
                    cademan105Monday, December 5, 2011 at 9:38 am
                    Read all the books in the series and these four started it all. My FAVORITE book series of all time.
                    • vanilamoon
                      vanilamoonSunday, December 4, 2011 at 9:21 am
                      These books are really good! They describe all parts very well. You can imagine your self in that position. And also put your selves in anybody's shoes. I recommend these books to people who like mystery, romance, adventure,magic, ad much more!!

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