Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

Front Cover
Bloomsbury USA, 2014 M09 1 - 560 pages
When Dumbledore arrives at Privet Drive one summer night to collect Harry Potter, his wand hand is blackened and shrivelled, but he does not reveal why. Secrets and suspicion are spreading through the wizarding world, and Hogwarts itself is not safe. Harry is convinced that Malfoy bears the Dark Mark: there is a Death Eater amongst them. Harry will need powerful magic and true friends as he explores Voldemort's darkest secrets, and Dumbledore prepares him to face his destiny. These new editions of the classic and internationally bestselling, multi-award-winning series feature instantly pick-up-able new jackets by Jonny Duddle, with huge child appeal, to bring Harry Potter to the next generation of readers. It's time to PASS THE MAGIC ON .

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
1707
4 stars
527
3 stars
120
2 stars
34
1 star
23

User Review  - Cheryl C. - Overstock.com

Such a great read! Order the entire series. It's hard to put down once you open the first cover. The series is absolutely enchanting. The movies are nothing compared to the books. Great for summer! Read full review

User Review  - jms1399 - Overstock.com

Collected these books for my daughters collection, we read them together and its perfect hard cover addition. This will bring many years of joy, perfect Read full review

All 80 reviews »

Other editions - View all

About the author (2014)

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was J.K. Rowling's first novel, followed by the subsequent six titles in the Harry Potter series, as well as three books written for charity: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Quidditch Through the Ages and The Tales of Beedle the Bard. The Harry Potter novels have now sold over 450 million copies worldwide and been translated into 77 languages.

Bibliographic information