Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

Author: J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Scholastic
Publication Date: 1997
Age: Gr. 3+
Genre: Fantasy
Awards: ALA Notable Book, Booklist Best book of the Year 1998, Publishers Weekly Best Book of 1998

: Harry Potter finds out he is a wizard and is about to attend his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft & Wizardry. Harry and his friends uncover a hidden secret within Hogwarts walls. The problem is Harry’s not the only one looking for the secret! This is the first of seven books.

Activity: Have the students draw a picture of your favorite scene in the book. Use as many details as possible.

Reviewers Name: Sarah Bademan