Photo: Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is now at Broadhursts

The new illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone is now at Broadhursts Bookshop in Southport.  This is a wonderful book to be treasured – why not come along and see for yourself, you will find it hard to resist!  It is perfect for those who already love Harry Potter or are yet to discover him and is the first in the set of superbly illustrated editions to follow over the next seven years.

We wholeheartedly agree with the description given by the publishers of the Harry Potter books, Bloomsbury :

Prepare to be spellbound by Jim Kay’s dazzling depiction of the wizarding world and much loved characters in this full-colour illustrated hardback edition of the nation’s favourite children’s book – Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone. Brimming with rich detail and humour that perfectly complements J.K. Rowling’s timeless classic, Jim Kay’s glorious illustrations will captivate fans and new readers alike.

The author J K Rowling writes on the dust jacket:

“Seeing Jim Kay’s illustrations moved me profoundly.  I love his interpretation of Harry Potter’s world and I feel honoured and grateful that he has lent his talent to it.”

We are offering the illustrated Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone at the special price of £25.00 (r.r.p.£30.00) at Broadhursts Bookshop, 5-7 Market Street, Southport.  Do give us a ‘phone call on 01704 532064 if you would like to reserve your copy or email us at

This book is not to be missed! We look forward to seeing you.


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