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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (SparkNotes Literature Guide Series)

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Most Helpful Favorable Review

18 out of 28 people found this review helpful.

Sparknotes is Sparknotes is Sparknotes

I see many a review lambasting B&N for not having the Potter e-books. Dig this: only JK Rowling has the rights to publish Potter ebooks.

As for this particular book, it's a Sparknotes edition focused on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. You know Sparknotes, ...
I see many a review lambasting B&N for not having the Potter e-books. Dig this: only JK Rowling has the rights to publish Potter ebooks.

As for this particular book, it's a Sparknotes edition focused on Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. You know Sparknotes, right? Like Cliffnotes? Analysis of literature? You following me yet?

B&N is not selling the Potter oevre because nobody but the author now has the ebook and audio rights. This Sparknotes edition is valuable to those individuals who seek an in depth discussion of the book(s) and analysis of the story, plot, scene and sequence.

On that note, this Sparknotes edition gets five stars!

posted by LEChakan on August 11, 2011

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Most Helpful Critical Review

62 out of 67 people found this review helpful.

This book is not what it appears.

This NOT Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone. This is only an analysis of the first book of the Harry Potter series for college students.

posted by Sentinel46 on August 23, 2010

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 10, 2011

    I don't like this book.

    I thought it was the real book. Wasting your time is what you're doing when you buy this book.

    6 out of 9 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2012

    Harry potter

    I love th actual book i dont know what the spark notes were

    2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 8, 2012

    The 1st book of the Harry Potter series

    This is an OK book but it's not great. If you do read this book, DO NOT SKIP THE BEGINNING!!!!

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2011

    Ok,but not the best

    I think this book is entertaing and fun, like all the harry potter books, but i think it is not as the rest. It is certenly good, and fun to read on rainy days when you have nothing to do, but if you want to be fully entertained, pick another book! of course,

    1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2012

    Soon

    There will be actual harry potters on nook soon. Jk rowling was not to crazy about ebooks, so she is waiting to put them on.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted March 24, 2011

    hey people read this

    are any of you guys actually british??????

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  • Posted February 7, 2011

    hello?

    learn to read, people. this is the sparknotes guide on hp, not the actual book... that would be the one right below this...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 29, 2004

    YOU NEED NOTES FOR THIS NOVEL?!!

    I have read this book, along with the other 4 Harry Potter books, and I can't imagine why anyone would need SPARKNOTES for this! If the 4th graders at my school can understand the mysterious world of Harry Potter, than anyone can!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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