Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

By J. K. Rowling; Mary GrandPre (Illustrator)

Scholastic, Hardcover, 9780545069670, 309pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2008

Description

New Jacket artwork by Mary GrandPre
Additional four-color frontispiece artwork from Mary GrandPre
Two pages of special content from J.K. Rowling
Full cloth case with gold stamping
28 million copies sold worldwide.


About the Author
J.K. Rowling was born in England in 1965. She always loved writing more than anything else, and in 1996, one year after finishing it, Bloomsbury bought her first novel, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone". Millions of copies later the rest is Hogwarts history.

Newbery Medal winner Nancy Willard has written numerous beloved books for children and adults, including poetry, picture books, and novels. She teaches writing and literature at Vassar College.
Mary GrandPre is the acclaimed illustrator of many children's books, including Plum, by Tony Mitton; The Thread of Life, by Domenico Vittorini; and the bestselling Harry Potter series, by J.K. Rowling.


Praise For Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

WonderfulFunny, moving and impressive” The New York Times Book Review
Starred: A delightful award-winning debut from an author who dances in the footsteps of P.L. Travers and Roald Dahl” Publisher Weekly starred review


“A delightful award-winning debut from an author who dances in the footsteps of P.L. Travers and Roald Dahl”  - Publisher Weekly starred review