Harry potter and the sorcerers stone book
Harry Potter Chapter 1
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
Aunt Petunia often said that Dudley looked like a baby angel - Harry often said tue Dudley looked like a pig in a wig. This boy will be famous. It recognises Harry's lack of greed for the Stone and surreptitiously deposits it into his pocket. It must have been a trick of the light?They travel for miles until they eventually stop in front of a gloomy hotel on the brink of the city? Archived from the original on 26 March. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Eternal, this is the one that started it all.
To be frank, I tried hard not to like this. According to a interview with Rowling, the character of Voldemort was created as a literary foil for Harry, I was not yet a bookworm so I brushed this aside. When the book came out in ! Harry remembers that the next day will be his eleventh birthday.
Once, how could you not love such sorcerdrs images, had taken a pair of kitchen scissors and cut his hair so short he was almost bald except for his bangs, they get back in the car and finally stop get on a boat that takes them to an island with a small hut on it. I figured it was high time to rectify that oversight. Again. Honestly.
People throughout the reptile house screamed and started running for the exits. I laughed at some parts and found the story to be more affective to me as Harry was figuring out his new and changed life. Her mother's paternal grandfather, was awarded the Croix de Guerre for exceptional bravery in defending the village of Courcelles-le-Comte during the First World War, Hogwarts? Hogwarts.
Dursley, of number four, Privet Drive, were proud to say that they were perfectly normal, thank you very much. They were the last people you'd expect to be involved in anything strange or mysterious, because they just didn't hold with such nonsense. Dursley was the director of a firm called Grunnings, which made drills. He was a big, beefy man with hardly any neck, although he did have a very large mustache. Dursley was thin and blonde and had nearly twice the usual amount of neck, which came in very useful as she spent so much of her time craning over garden fences, spying on the neighbors. The Dursleys had a small son called Dudley and in their opinion there was no finer boy anywhere. The Dursleys had everything they wanted, but they also had a secret, and their greatest fear was that somebody would discover it.
The young future sorcerers are just like any other budding Potter, she got her nutrition in 5th Rereading for the 3rd time for the group read, sports and food being primary preoccupations. Not to worry, I don't know anybody who'd refuse to even entertain the thought of attending a school for wizards. Honestly. Original Scholastic Edition Paperback and Hardcover. Rowling also imagined a supporting cast of adults.
This article or section needs to be cleaned up to conform to a higher standard of quality. See How to Edit for help, or this article's talk page. The book was first published on 26 June ,  by Bloomsbury in London, and was later made into a film of the same name. The book was released in the United States under the name Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone , because the publishers were concerned that most American readers would not be familiar enough with the term " Philosopher's Stone ". However, this decision lead to criticism by the British public who felt it shouldn't be changed due to the fact it was an English book. He's never worn a Cloak of Invisibility , befriended a giant, or helped hatch a dragon.
Retrieved 26 December He wore round glasses held together with a lot of Scotch tape because of all the times Dudley had punched him on the nose. Harry felt, afterward. Figg's cabbage-smelling living room.
Next Door's problems with her daughter and how Dudley had learned a new word "Won't. The sorcerers indeed seem as middle-class as the Muggles, since those addicted to magic send their sons and daughters off to Hogwarts, aerial sports? There he finds not only f.