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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone (Book)


The phenomenon of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone began in 1997 when J. K. Rowling had a vision while riding on a train. The first book was published using the title Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, and then translated into different languages. From there, the global domination of Harry Potter began.

In this book, Harry Potter was introduced as an orphaned boy who was forced to live with his Aunt Petunia, Uncle Vernon and his cousin Dudley. Harry carries the so-called generational witchcraft ability because both of his parents were great witches. That is why when he grows up he became a wizard. However, during the first ten years of his life Harry in not aware about his ability until such time that he enrolled at the Hogwart School of Wizardry and Witchcraft.


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Book)

hbp-uk-adult-jacket-artHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is considered to the penultimate novel of the series.  It also signifies the sixth year of Harry at Hogwarts.  The novel discovers the past of Lord Voldemort and the preparations of Harry and his mentor Dumbledore for the concluding battle. It was in July 2005, when the book was released in United States, United Kingdom and other countries. In the first day of its release, nine million copies were sold.