Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: Illustrated Edition (Harry Potter, 1)
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Jo soon realised that Mrs Morgan seated her pupils according to how clever she thought they were: the brightest sat to her left, and those she thought were dim were seated to her right. Most purchases from business sellers are protected by the Consumer Contract Regulations 2013 which give you the right to cancel the purchase within 14 days after the day you receive the item.
We are experiencing delays with deliveries to many countries, but in most cases local services have now resumed. This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Bought as gift, the dust cover illustration seems slightly darker compared to my copy but all the illustrations inside are the same so it isn't a problem and could probably be down to different print runs of the book maybe? There's the fantastic story by JK Rowling that we all so love but accompanied by these illustrations from this wonderful artist and they are beautiful.The wrapper is not faded along the spine and there aren’t any tears, no heavy scratches or heavy creases. There are no library stamps, no bookplates and no previous owners’ inscriptions inside the book of any sorts.
Her latest children’s novel The Christmas Pig, published in 2021, is a standalone adventure story about a boy’s love for his most treasured thing and how far he will go to find it. Rowling’s timeless classic, Jim Kay’s glorious illustrations will captivate fans and new readers alike. The first Harry Potter book, “The Philospher’s Secret” introduces Harry, Ron Weasley, Hermoine Granger, Hogwarts, and more. When a letter arrives for Harry Potter on his eleventh birthday, a decade-old secret is revealed to him that apparently he's the last to know. Win a copy of the new illustrated edition, plus a signed Jim Kay print and a Harry Potter tote bag – find out how here!
She has also collaborated on a stage play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Parts One and Two, which opened in London's West End in the summer of 2016 and on Broadway in early 2018. K. Rowlingâ€™s wizarding world has won legions of fans since the Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopherâ€™s Stone was published in hardback in 2015, becoming a bestseller around the world. She claims that she never paid much attention in meetings because she was too busy scribbling down ideas.
The screenplays were published to coincide with each film’s release: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them - The Original Screenplay (2016), Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald - The Original Screenplay (2018) and Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore - The Complete Screenplay (2022). To elevate them even more is this digital version of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone where the illustrations are animated. This edition has been beautifully redesigned with selected illustration highlights - the fully illustrated edition is still available in hardback. My daughter is absolutely delighted with this complete set, and keeps messaging me as she's discovering new things in the books!When a letter arrives for Harry Potter on his eleventh birthday, a decade-old secret is revealed to him that apparently he’s the last to know. Such a funny-sounding name for a birthplace may have contributed to her talent for collecting odd names. K. Rowling’s novel brings the magic of Jim Kay’s illustration to new readers, with full-colour pictures, French flaps and a handsome poster pull-out at the back of the book. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone with breathtaking illustration by Jim Kay, winner of the Kate Greenaway medal. Jim studied illustration and worked in the archives of the Tate Gallery and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, two experiences that heavily influence his work.