Harry Potter's life is miserable. His parents are dead and he's stuck with his heartless relatives, who force him to live in a tiny closet under the stairs. But his fortune changes when he receives a letter that tells him the truth about himself: he's a wizard. A mysterious visitor rescues him from his relatives and takes him to his new home, Hogwarts School of Witchcraft an...
|Title||:||Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone|
|Number of Pages||:||320 pages|
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone Reviews
Doing a listen of the entire series, Stephen Fry edition.
I'm on page 27. I can already tell this is going to be a big hit someday. Everyone take note of this author. He's going places.
Couldn't find him on Twitter, though. Wanted to tell him how great I thought page 23 was.
“There are some things you can't share without ending up liking each other, and knocking out a twelve-foot mountain troll is one of them.”
Harry Potter is the most amazing series that I have ever read in my whole life, and it probably forever will be. I will never love any books as much as I love these. I don't think I have to tell you guys about how good this book is because most of you have already read it anyway.
I haven't written a review so far because I just did not feel the need to put this ...more
This doesn't really need a review, does it?
This series is brilliant and it will live on forever in our hearts and minds.
Here are three reasons why Harry Potter rocks my socks:
1. A Better World
One of the main reasons Harry Potter is so wonderful is because Rowling shows you a boring world; it is the world of reality, dry, boring and ordinary. Then under it she reveals fantasy; she reveals everything a reader longs for: she reveals pure escapism. I still want to go to Hogwarts. I always will.
2. We’re all a bit like Harry
Okay so not many of us are orphans, and not many of us are practically abused in their own home ...more
ENGLISH (Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone) / ITALIANO
Let me dream.
I'm reading for the first time this book to my daughter (6 years old), but for me (37 years old) it's the third time I read "Harry Potter and the philosopher's stone". Everyone should read this book, if only to realize why the phenomenon "Harry Potter" has spread. With an essential and enjoyable style, J.K. Rowling catapults the reader into a fantasy world, populated by wizards and flying broomsticks, unicorns and talking...more
Why the heck did I not read Harry Potter before now...its flipping magical (literally)!
There are no words to do this book justice.