Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Hogwarts Library Book
7.19 x 7.88 · 144 pages
Ages 9-11 years
CDN $26.99 · cl
A brand new edition of this essential companion to the Harry Potter stories, with a new foreword from J.K. Rowling and an irresistible new jacket by Jonny Duddle. An approved textbook at Hogwarts since publication, Newt Scamander's masterpiece has entertained wizarding families through the generations. Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is an indispensable introduction to the magical beasts of the wizarding world. Some of the beasts will be familiar to readers of the Harry Potter books the Hippogriff, the Basilisk, the Hungarian Horntail Others will surprise even the most ardent amateur magizoologist. Dip in to discover the curious habits of magical beasts across five continents As Albus Dumbledore said, 'No wizarding household is complete without a copy'.
Loved by fans worldwide, J.K. Rowling 's Harry Potter series has sold over 450 million copies, been translated into 79 languages, and made into 8 blockbuster films. She has written three companion volumes in aid of charity: Quidditch Through the Ages, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (in aid of Comic Relief) and The Tales of Beedle the Bard (in aid of Lumos), as well as a film script inspired by Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them . As well as receiving an OBE for services to children's literature, she has received many awards and honours, including France's Légion d'honneur and the Hans Christian Andersen Award.