Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone by J. K. Rowling (Book- Summary- Book Review- Online Reading- Download- PDF)


Summary: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is a fantasy novel written by British author J. K. Rowling. It is the first novel of the series Harry Potter and the novel debut of Rowling, published for the first time in 1997 by Bloomsbury. It was published in the United States as Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone by Scholastic Corporation in 1998. The plot follows Harry Potter, a young wizard who discovers his magical heritage while making intimate friends and some enemies in his first year at Hogwarts. School of Magic and Sorcery. With the help of his friends, Harry faces an attempt to return by the dark wizard Lord Voldemort, who killed Harry's parents, but could not kill Harry when he was only 15 months old. The novel won the majority of the British literary prizes that were judged by children and other prizes in the United States. The book reached the top of the New York Times best-selling fiction list in August 1999 and stayed close to the list for much of 1999 and 2000. It has been translated into at least seventy-three other languages and has made in a feature film of the same name, like the six sequels. Most of the criticism was very favorable, commenting on Rowling's imagination, humor, the simple and direct style and the intelligent construction of the plot, although some complained that the final chapters seemed hasty. The writing has been compared to that of Jane Austen, one of the favorite authors of Rowling, Roald Dahl, whose works dominated the stories of children before the appearance of Harry Potter, and the Greek storyteller Ancient Homer. While some commentators thought the book dated back to the Victorian and Edwardian boarding school histories, others thought that it placed gender firmly in the modern world by presenting contemporary ethical and social issues. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, along with the rest of the Harry Potter series, have been attacked by some religious groups and banned in some countries due to accusations that the novels promote witchcraft under the guise of a heroic and moral story. Other religious commentators have written that the book exemplifies important points of view, including the power of self-sacrifice and the ways in which people's decisions shape their personalities. The series has been used as a source of object lessons in educational techniques, sociological analysis, and marketing. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the first novel of the highly regarded Harry Potter series. An abbreviated version of the same novel, this book has been published by Bloomsbury Press for children between eight and twelve years old. The story unfolds with a letter that arrives for Harry Potter, a simple boy, who brings a dark secret. The letter reveals to Harry Potter that his two parents were magicians and were killed by the curse of a Dark Lord when he was just a baby. From then on, Potter's trip to Hogwarts, a school of magicians brimming with magic, mystery, and charm, becomes a fascinating story. After his trip to Hogwarts, young Harry discovers that he is missing a stone, a stone that can be frightening and valuable at the same time, depending on who owns it and how he uses it. Will Harry Potter and his friends can seize the stone, how does the story unfold from here on out? This is where the long journey of Harry Potter for 7 books really begins. In simple words and rich prose, this children's edition rightly captures the essence of the first Harry Potter novel and promises to take children on a magical journey to the magical world order.

Review: I still have to meet a ten-year-old boy who has not been fascinated by his intricate and complex plot and the character of the same name Harry * Independent * Fascinating, bewitching and fascinating things * Mirror * Teachers say that a chapter can silence the noisier classes * Guardian * One of the greatest literary adventures of modern times * Sunday Telegraph * Harry Potter stories will join that small group of children's books that are read and reread in adulthood * TLS *

About The Author: J.K. Rowling: one of the most famous authors of the contemporary era, JK Rowling is the author of the hit fantasy series Harry Potter, a collection of 7 books that have been published between 1997 and 2007. These popular books of her have been translated into 79 languages. , with the collective series that registered a combined sale of more than 450 million copies worldwide. In addition to the Harry Potter series, Rowling has also written three accompanying volumes for charity and crime novels. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was J.K. Rowling's first novel, followed by the next six titles in the Harry Potter series, as well as three books written for charity: fantastic beasts and where to find them, Quidditch through the ages and The Tales of Beedle the Bard. The Harry Potter novels have already sold more than 450 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 78 languages.

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