Books Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling Paperback, 309 pages, Scholastic Paperbacks, List Price: $6.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneAuthorJ.K. Rowling Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon Independent Booksellers Book Summary Rescued from the outrageous neglect of his aunt and uncle, a young boy with a great destiny proves his worth while attending Hogwarts School for Wizards and Witches Genres: Children's Books Science Fiction & Fantasy Fiction Also by J.K. Rowling The Casual Vacancy Harry Potter: The Complete Series Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone PG-13: Risky Reads Harry Potter And The Forbidden Books May 31, 2014 In author Jessica Khoury's hometown, there were 144 churches and one bar, and the Harry Potter books were a forbidden, corrupting temptation. But Khoury longed to read them — and eventually, she did. Summer Books 2012 Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels August 7, 2012 More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience.