Items related to Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)

4.58 avg rating
( 3,432,918 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780439136365: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.

Now he has escaped, leaving only two clues as to where he might be headed: Harry Potter's defeat of You-Know-Who was Black's downfall as well. And the Azkban guards heard Black muttering in his sleep, "He's at Hogwarts...he's at Hogwarts."

Harry Potter isn't safe, not even within the walls of his magical school, surrounded by his friends. Because on top of it all, there may well be a traitor in their midst.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

For most children, summer vacation is something to look forward to. But not for our 13-year-old hero, who's forced to spend his summers with an aunt, uncle, and cousin who detest him. The third book in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series catapults into action when the young wizard "accidentally" causes the Dursleys' dreadful visitor Aunt Marge to inflate like a monstrous balloon and drift up to the ceiling. Fearing punishment from Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon (and from officials at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry who strictly forbid students to cast spells in the nonmagic world of Muggles), Harry lunges out into the darkness with his heavy trunk and his owl Hedwig.

As it turns out, Harry isn't punished at all for his errant wizardry. Instead he is mysteriously rescued from his Muggle neighborhood and whisked off in a triple-decker, violently purple bus to spend the remaining weeks of summer in a friendly inn called the Leaky Cauldron. What Harry has to face as he begins his third year at Hogwarts explains why the officials let him off easily. It seems that Sirius Black--an escaped convict from the prison of Azkaban--is on the loose. Not only that, but he's after Harry Potter. But why? And why do the Dementors, the guards hired to protect him, chill Harry's very heart when others are unaffected? Once again, Rowling has created a mystery that will have children and adults cheering, not to mention standing in line for her next book. Fortunately, there are four more in the works. (Ages 9 and older) --Karin Snelson

From the Inside Flap:

Read by Jim Dale
Running time: 11 hrs., 48 mins. 10 CDs.
For twelve long years, the dread fortress of Azkaban held an infamous prisoner named Sirius Black. Convicted of killing thirteen people with a single curse, he was said to be the heir apparent to the Dark Lord, Voldemort.
Now he has escaped, leaving only two clues as to where he might be headed: Harry Potter's defeat of You-Know-Who was Black's downfall as well. And the Azkban guards heard Black muttering in his sleep, "He's at Hogwarts...he's at Hogwarts."
Harry Potter isn't safe, not even within the walls of his magical school, surrounded by his friends. Because on top of it all, there may well be a traitor in their midst.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781408855676: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Featured Edition

ISBN 10: 1408855674 ISBN 13: 9781408855676
Publisher: Bloomsbury, 2016
Softcover

9780439136358: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)

Schola..., 1999
Hardcover

9780545582933: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)

Schola..., 2013
Softcover

9781408855911: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: 3/7 (Harry Potter 3)

Blooms..., 2017
Hardcover

9781338299168: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (3)

Arthur..., 2018
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 2
Seller:
vladimir belskiy
(Alexandria, VA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). Seller Inventory # D4-RIEO-8EQJ

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 4.60
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 3
Seller:
vladimir belskiy
(Alexandria, VA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). Seller Inventory # 94-5KSF-VAOS

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 4.60
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Seller Image

Rowling, J. K.; Grandpré, Mary (ILT)
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 5
Seller:
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). Seller Inventory # 453794-n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 7.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.64
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: > 20
Seller:
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!. Seller Inventory # OTF-S-9780439136365

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 6.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
Best Bates
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 52YZZZ000XRI_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
Mega Buzz
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 531ZZZ004KGZ_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
Qwestbooks
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 535ZZZ004K99_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
Vital Products
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 536ZZZ004KJU_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 52ZZZZ004KAM_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

Rowling, J.K.
Published by Scholastic Paperbacks (2001)
ISBN 10: 0439136369 ISBN 13: 9780439136365
New Softcover Quantity: 1
Seller:
Bookhouse
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)

Book Description Condition: New. GrandPré, Mary (illustrator). . Seller Inventory # 532ZZZ004KBY_ns

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 10.78
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book