Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
Author: J.K. Rowling
Publication Date: 1997
Age: Gr. 3+
Awards: ALA Notable Book, Booklist Best book of the Year 1998, Publishers Weekly Best Book of 1998
Overview: 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
Posted by Dr. Deb L. Marciano at 10/05/2007