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Harry potter and the chamber of secrets is a fantasy novel written by british author j k rowling and the second novel in the harry potter series the plot follows. Discover the magic of the harry potter book series by jk rowling, and demonstrate your wizarding skills. What are the most important elements that made harry potter so wildly successful update cancel ad by simplesite how to create a website for free in just 3 minutes. Jk rowlings: the wizard behind harry potter, unauthorized biography author: marc shapiro top books by j k rowling harry potter and the sorcerer's stone (1997.
Joanne jo rowling, obe frsl (born 31 july, 1965 in yate), commonly known as jk rowling (pronunciation: rolling) is an english fiction writer and film producer rowling is most famous for authoring the harry potter series, which have gained international attention and have won multiple. Harry potter and the sorcerer's stone by j k rowling illustrated by mary grand pré arthur a levine / scholastic, 1998 309 pages (isbn 0. The sorcerer's stone is a mythical-sounding object that does two things: 1) transforms base metals into gold 2) creates an immortality potion (the elixir of life.
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Harry potter and the philosopher's stone is the first novel in the harry potter series the book was first published on 26 june, 1997 by bloomsbury in london, and was later made into a film of the same name both the book and motion picture were released in the united states under the name harry. There are 7 primary works and 13 total works in the harry potter series. Pottermore - the digital heart of the wizarding world menu visit home page scholastic unveils new harry potter covers illustrated by brian selznick welcome to the. Award-winning author and teacher jk rowling wrote the seven books in the harry potter series learn more about her. Setting in harry potter and the sorcerer's stone book.