Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

J. K. Rowling (Author) Mary Grandpré (Illustrator)
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Description

What did Harry Potter know about magic? He was stuck living with the decidedly un-magical Dursleys, who hated him. He slept in a closet and ate their leftovers. But an owl messenger changes all that, with an invitation to attend the Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches, where it turns out Harry is already famous...

Product Details

Price
$26.99  $24.83
Publisher
Scholastic
Publish Date
September 01, 1998
Pages
208
Dimensions
6.1 X 1.3 X 9.1 inches | 1.55 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9780590353403

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About the Author

Joanne Rowling, nee le 31 juillet 1965 dans l'agglomeration de Yate, dans le Gloucestershire, en Angleterre, est une romanciere anglaise, connue sous le pseudonyme J. K. Rowling. Elle doit sa notoriete mondiale a la serie Harry Potter, dont les tomes traduits en au moins 67 langues ont ete vendus a plus de 450 millions d'exemplaires.

Educated at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Mary GrandPré began her career as a conceptual illustrator for local editorial clients. Continually experimenting with media, Mary underwent many artistic changes in her expressive visual form. Her concerns for light, color, drawing, and design came together in evocative, ethereal pastel paintings evolving toward a style she now calls "soft geometry."

In addition to her work on the covers of the Harry Potter books, Mary has now illustrated several children's books. Her book illustration possesses highly personalized lyrical story interpretations and has received very favorable reviews in the national press.