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Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone (Large print ed)

By: Rowling, J. K.

0747554560 / 9780747554561
Laminated
05/03/2001
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United Kingdom
24 cm 456p.
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Quiz No: 200738, Points 12.00, Book Level 6.00,
Middle Years - Key Stage 2 Learn More
Originally published: 1997.

Harry Potter is an ordinary boy who lives in a cupboard under the stairs at his Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon's house, which he thinks is normal for someone like him who's parents have been killed in a 'car crash'.

He is bullied by them and his fat, spoilt cousin Dudley, and lives a very unremarkable life with only the odd hiccup (like his hair growing back overnight!) to cause him much to think about.

That is until an owl turns up with a letter addressed to Harry and all hell breaks loose!

He is literally rescued by a world where nothing is as it seems and magic lessons are the order of the day.

Read and find out how Harry discovers his true heritage at Hogwarts School of Wizardry and Witchcraft, the reason behind his parents mysterious death, who is out to kill him, and how he uncovers the most amazing secret of all time, the fabled Philosopher's Stone!

All this and muggles too. Now, what are they?

BIC:

5AJ Interest age: from c 8 years, YFH Fantasy & magical realism (Children's / Teenage)

Prizes:

S 1998 LA Carnegie Medal
R 2003 The BBC Big Read Top 100
W 2001 Whitaker Platinum Book Award
W 1997 Smarties Book Prize Gold Award
S 2003 BBC Big Read Top 100

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