J. K. ROWLING
u003cbu003eA special new edition in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the publication of u003ciu003eHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stoneu003c/iu003e, with a stunning new cover illustration by Caldecott Medalist Brian Selznick. u003c/bu003e u003cpu003e The war against Voldemort is not going well; even Muggle governments are noticing. Ron scans the obituary pages of the Daily Prophet, looking for familiar names. Dumbledore is absent from Hogwarts for long stretches of time, and the Order of the Phoenix has already suffered losses. And yet... u003cpu003e As in all wars, life goes on. Sixth-year students learn to Apparate - and lose a few eyebrows in the process. The Weasley twins expand their business. Teenagers flirt and fight and fall in love. Classes are never straightforward, though Harry receives some extraordinary help from the mysterious Half-Blood Prince. u003cpu003e So it's the home front that takes center stage in the multilayered sixth installment of the story of Harry Potter. Here at Hogwarts, Harry will search for the full and complex story of the boy who became Lord Voldemort - and thereby find what may be his only vulnerability. u003cpu003e This gorgeous new edition in celebration of the 20th anniversary of the publication of u003ciu003eHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stoneu003c/iu003e features a newly designed cover illustrated by Caldecott Medalist Brian Selznick, as well as the beloved original interior decorations by Mary GrandPré.