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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by  (born 1965)  J.K. - Paperback - from Adrian Harrington Rare Books and Biblio.com

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

by ROWLING, J.K., (born 1965)

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London: Bloomsbury, 1999. FIRST PRINTING of the paperback edition. Octavo (20 x 13cm), pp317; [3], blank. Publisher's softcovers with illustrations by Cliff Wright. Child's name and class to half title, slight reading lean/crease. Near fine. Winner of the Whitbread Prize (Children's Book of the Year). Listed in BBC's Big Read (200 Best Novels) [2003]. Errington A7(e).

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3) The adventures of Harry Potter and his friends continue in the third book in this world-acclaimed series. When Voldemort killed Harry Potter's parents, he didn't do it alone - he had help from his network of dark wizards.  For twelve years, the horrid prison Azkaban has held one of those wizards - an infamous man named Sirius Black. This man has now escaped - and is expected to be heading straight for Hogwarts and Harry Potter! Bram Stoker Award for Best Work for Young Readers (1999) , Locus Award for Best Fantasy Novel (2000) , Whitbread Award for Children's Literature , Mythopoeic Fantasy Award for Adolescent Literature (2008) , Smarties Prize (1999) ...more Smarties Prize (1999) , Costa Book Award (1999) , Books I Loved Best Yearly (BILBY) Awards for Older Readers (2005) , Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award (2004) , Maine Student Book Award (2000) , Golden Archer Award for Intermediate (2001) , Indian Paintbrush Book Award (2004) , Soaring Eagle Book Award (2002)




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