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Released: 2012-03-27

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Book 1) by J.K. Rowling


In Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Harry, an orphan, lives with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their abominable son, Dudley. In the future simply prior to his eleventh birthday, an owl tries to ship a mysterious letter�the first of a series of situations that result in Harry assembly a giant man named Hagrid. Hagrid explains Harry's historical past to him: When he was once a baby, the Darkish wizard, Lord Voldemort, attacked and killed his folks in an try to kill Harry; but the only mark on Harry was a mysterious lightning-bolt scar on his brow. Now he has been invited to attend Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, the place the headmaster is the great wizard Albus Dumbledore. Harry visits Diagon Alley to get his college supplies, particularly his very own wand. To get to school, he takes the Hogwarts Categorical from platform nine and three-quarters at King's Cross Station. On the educate, he meets two fellow college students who will turn into his closest friends: Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger. Harry is assigned to Gryffindor House at Hogwarts, and soon becomes the youngest-ever Seeker on the Home Quidditch team. He also studies Potions with Professor Severus Snape, who displays a deep and abiding dislike for Harry, and Security In opposition to the Darkish Arts with apprehensive Professor Quirrell; he and his pals defeat a mountain troll, lend a hand Hagrid carry a dragon, and discover the wonderful, fascinating world of Hogwarts. But all occasions lead irrevocably towards a 2nd encounter with Lord Voldemort, who seeks an object of legend often called the Sorcerer's Stone�

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Creator: J.oKay. Rowling Writer: Pottermore Restricted Binding: Kindle Version Language: English Pages: 324


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