Quidditch Through the Ages by J. K. Rowling
  

Quidditch Through the Ages

Written by J. K. Rowling

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A perennial bestseller in the wizarding world and one of the most popular books in the Hogwarts School library, Quidditch Through the Ages contains all you will ever need to know about the history, the rules - and the breaking of the rules - of the noble sport of Quidditch.

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Synopsis

Quidditch Through the Ages by J. K. Rowling

Packed with fascinating facts, this definitive guide by the esteemed Quidditch writer Kennilworthy Whisp charts the game's history from its early origins in the medieval mists on Queerditch Marsh, through to the modern-day sport loved by so many wizard and Muggle families around the world. With comprehensive coverage of famous Quidditch teams, the commonest fouls, the development of racing brooms, and much more, this is a must-have sporting bible for all Harry Potter fans, Quidditch lovers and players, whether the weekend amateur or the seasoned Chudley Cannons season-ticket holder.

This brand new edition of the most famous sports book in the wizarding world pairs J.K. Rowling's original text, with gorgeous jacket art by Jonny Duddle and line illustrations throughout by Tomislav Tomic. A contribution from the sale of each book will go to Comic Relief.

Reviews

Anyone who plays or watches Quidditch regularly will relish Mr Whisp's book Albus Dumbledore

A veritable treasure trove of hitherto unknown facts about the sport of warlocks Bathilda Bagshot, author of A HISTORY OF MAGIC

A thoroughly enjoyable book; Quidditch fans are sure to find it both instructive and entertaining Which Broomstick?

About the Author

J. K. Rowling

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.

Click here to see the new Harry Potter books site with illustrations by Jonny Duddle.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
144 pages

Author

J. K. Rowling
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Author's Website

http://www.jkrowling.com/en...

Publisher

Bloomsbury Childrens Books an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC

Publication date

12th January 2017

ISBN

9781408880739

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