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The Resource Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone, J.K. Rowling

Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone, J.K. Rowling

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Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone
Title
Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone
Statement of responsibility
J.K. Rowling
Title variation
Harry Potter and the sorcerers stone
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Language
eng
Summary
Harry Potter lives in a cupboard under the stairs at his Aunt and Uncle's house. He is bullied by them and his spoilt cousin, and lives a very unremarkable life. But then Harry is transported to a world of magic and excitement
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Summary
Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry
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Award
  • ABBY Award for Children's Books, 1999.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 1999
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 1998
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Older Reader, 2001.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 2001.
  • Blue Hen Book Award (Delaware) for Chapter Books, 2001.
  • Book Sense Book of the Year for Children's Literature, 1999.
  • British Book Award for Children's Book of the Year, 1997.
  • Charlotte Award (New York), Young Adult, 2000.
  • Colorado Blue Spruce YA Book Award, 2001.
  • Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (Rosie Award), 2001.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2000.
  • Grand Canyon Reader Award (Arizona), Teen Book Category, 2000.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2000.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2000.
  • Massachusetts Children's Book Award, 2000.
  • Mythopoeic Award for Children's Literature, 2008.
  • Nene Award (Hawaii), 2000.
  • Nestle Children's Book Prize for Nine to Eleven Year Olds, 1997.
  • Rebecca Caudill Young Reader's Book Award (Illinois), 2001.
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 1998.
  • South Carolina Book Award, Junior Books, 2001.
  • Surrey Book of the Year Award (British Columbia), 2000.
  • West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 2000.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 2001.
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 1999
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
083845
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rowling, J. K
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 7
Reading level
6.0
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
GrandPre, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Harry Potter (Original series)
Series volume
0001
Study program name
Accelerated Reader
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Potter, Harry
  • Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary organization)
  • Wizards
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone, J.K. Rowling
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Note
Originally published: 1997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781408855898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone, J.K. Rowling
Publication
Note
Originally published: 1997
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
224 pages
Isbn
9781408855898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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