Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone

Written by


Lists

207 votes
Banned, Burned, Censored (94 items)
list by spiegel
Published 14 years, 5 months ago 12 comments
88 votes
Listal's Favorite Books (The Results) (340 items)
list by Mr. Saturn
Published 8 years, 7 months ago 58 comments
53 votes
Books I've Read (938 items)
list by Hootsaidtheowl
Published 10 years, 8 months ago 4 comments
38 votes
Read The Book & Watched The Movie (82 items)
list by Stella
Published 8 years, 5 months ago 2 comments
36 votes
Hamza Ansari's Drawings.... (132 items)
list by Happy Vader
Published 11 years, 8 months ago 13 comments

Pictures

3 votes
2 votes
1 vote
1 vote
1 vote

Reviews

Review

16 years, 8 months ago at Jan 17 20:00
2 votes
The one that started it all! Honestly not that great of a book. Rowling does learn from her mistakes though!

Review

14 years, 3 months ago at Jun 29 5:51
1 vote
I have been a Harry Potter fan since about five months after the film of this book came out, and when it first came out in the theatres, the only reasons I watched it were Alan Rickman and Richard Harris. I thought it was a good film, and I would likely have watched the second. But then I borrowed the books, and never looked back.

For me, this story, while not my favorite of the s... read more

Review

15 years, 4 months ago at May 20 3:12
1 vote
this book is pretty interesting, and better than the movie.
View all Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone reviews
Description: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is the first novel in the Harry Potter series and J. K. Rowling's debut novel, first published in 1997 by Bloomsbury. It was published in the United States as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by Scholastic Corporation in 1998. The plot follows Harry Potter, a young wizard who discovers his magical heritage as he makes close friends and a few enemies in his first year at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. With the help of his friends, Harry faces an attempted comeback by the dark wizard Lord Voldemort, who killed Harry's parents, but failed to kill Harry when he was just ... (more)
Manufacturer: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Release date: 1 October 1998
ISBN-10 : 0590353403 | ISBN-13: 9780590353403
Tags: Fantasy (41), Harry Potter (26), Magic (14), Fiction (12), Adventure (11), British (9), Wizards (9), Series (8), Action (7), Friendship (7), School (7), Movie (6), (6), Children (5), Witches (5), Children's (4), Wizard (4), 1990s (4), Ya (4)
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 1 month ago
World's Best Known Books and Stories (475 books items)

"Written by: J.K. Rowling Illustrators: Thomas Taylor (UK version), Jonny Duddle (UK 2014 version), Mary GrandPre (US edition), Kazu Kiblushi (US 2014 edition) Published: June 26, 1997 (UK), September 1, 1998 Publishers: Bloomsbury (UK/Canada), Arthur A. Levine/Scholastics, and Raincoast Number of Pages: 223 (UK edition), 332 (UK 2014 edition), 309 (US edition), 336 (2014 US edition), 256 (Illustrated) โ€œIt takes a great deal of bravery to stand up to our enemies, but just as much to stand"


Kyle Ellis posted a review 6 months ago

“My original review was a comparison of sorts between Harry Potter and Twilight. However, this is stupid as the two are incomparable. Honestly, its not even worth discussing. Its not just that Twilight doesn't come close, it is the fact that Harry Potter transcends other similar works. Its peerless. To quote Samuel L. Jackson in Pulp Fiction: It "ain't the same fuckin' ballpark, it ain't the same league, it ain't even the same fuckin' sport."

There was a day when I thought I needed to defend Harry Potter, in the midst of the now dead Twilight craze, and you can see that below in what was my original review. It is a testament to the power of this series, that while various other franchises (Twilight, Hunger Games) have surged into popularity and then faded, Harry Potter remains unw” read more

cutki voted for 2 images 9 months ago

mjkalasky voted for 3 images 1 year, 5 months ago

sara added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
My Bookshelf (99 books items)
mjkalasky voted for an image 1 year, 5 months ago

WendyLorene added this to a list 1 year, 7 months ago
Books I Own (41 books items)
crazyducck added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Readed Books List (26 books items)
saratr96 added this to a list 2 years, 5 months ago
My Bookshelf (96 books items)
Stehako added this to a list 3 years ago
lalabellexoxo added this to a list 4 years, 8 months ago
Gaby Valeanu added this to a list 5 years ago
Books i've read (418 books items)
lalabellexoxo added this to a list 5 years, 1 month ago
Books I Enjoy (59 books items)
CherryDarling added this to a list 5 years, 7 months ago
Completed Books (81 books items)
dctclibrary added this to a list 5 years, 7 months ago
Henry Cruel added this to a list 5 years, 8 months ago
The Best of the 1990s (63 person items)
mazardeus added this to a list 5 years, 11 months ago
Books - Favorite Books (17 books items)
ZebitasMrtx added this to a list 6 years ago
Benjamรญn Shirao added this to a list 6 years, 1 month ago
Book/Comic (59 books items)
moviebuff added this to a list 6 years, 5 months ago
Viro voted for a review of Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone 6 years, 6 months ago

“The one that started it all! Honestly not that great of a book. Rowling does learn from her mistakes though!”