Harry potter first edition book. The novels chronicle the lives of a young wizard harry potter and his friends hermione granger and ron weasley all of whom are students at hogwarts school of witchcraft and wizardry. The books concern a wizard called harry potter and his journey through hogwarts school. Harry potter is a series of fantasy novels written by british author j. Pictures with the last book split into two films.
Loved by fans around the world the series has sold over 450 million copies been translated into 78 languages and made into eight blockbuster films. The book was released in the united states under the name harry potter and the. Rowling is the author of the record breaking multi award winning harry potter novels. Rowlings seven bestselling harry potter books are available in a stunning paperback boxed set.
The series spans seven books. Rowling illustrator thomas taylor uk edition jonny duddle 2014 uk edition mary grandpré us edition kazu kibuishi 2013 us edition jim kay illustrated edition country united kingdom language english series harry potter release number 1st in. The beloved first book of the harry potter series now fully illustrated by award winning artist jim kay. For the first time jk.
The harry potter series has been hailed as one for the ages by stephen king and a spellbinding saga by usa today. Harry potter and the philosophers stone is the first novel in the harry potter series. Prepare to be spellbound by jim kays dazzling depiction of the wizarding world and much loved characters in this full colour illustrated hardback edition of the nations favourite childrens book harry potter and the philosophers stone. Rowling is the author of the record breaking multi award winning harry potter novels.
Rowlings beloved harry potter books will be presented in lavishly illustrated full color editions. Harry potter and the philosophers stone cover for one of the earliest uk editions author j. The book was first published on 26 june 1997 by bloomsbury in london and was later made into a film of the same name. Loved by fans around the world the series has sold over 500 million copies been translated into over 80 languages and made into eight blockbuster films.