Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban | Harry Potter Wiki | FANDOM powered by WikiaIt was first published in Because they spent so much time there, Jo called themselves its godmothers. Harry Potter is lucky to reach the age of thirteen, since he has already survived the murderous attacks of the feared Dark Lord on more than one occasion. But his hopes for a quiet term concentrating on Quidditch are dashed when a maniacal mass-murderer escapes from Azkaban, pursued by the soul-sucking Dementors who guard the prison. It's assumed that Hogwarts is the safest place for Harry to be.
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Rowling 's novel of the same name. The story follows Harry Potter 's third year at Hogwarts as he is informed that a prisoner named Sirius Black has escaped from Azkaban and intends to kill him. Harry Potter has been spending another dissatisfying summer with The Dursleys. When Harry's Aunt Marge insults his parents, he loses his temper and silently wills her to bloat up and float away. Fed up, Harry then flees the Dursleys with his luggage. After reuniting with his best friends Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger , Harry learns that Sirius Black , a convicted supporter of the dark wizard Lord Voldemort , has escaped Azkaban prison and intends to kill Harry. The trio return to Hogwarts for the school year on the Hogwarts Express , only for dementors to suddenly board the train, searching for Sirius.
If you cannot wait until October when the Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban illustrated edition by Jim Kay is released, then check this 9-page digital preview of the book. This preview contains the full cover, the title page and some inside pages of different parts of the story. The illustrations are not new — we already saw them in the Pottermore website when it first was announced, but it is the first time we see text over them and the final layout for some of the pages. Bloomsbury and Scholastic are giving this preview in print format to some people, mainly people from the publishing industry, such as journalists and booksellers. Meanwhile, this is the only way most of the fans can access it, so enjoy! The Rowling Library is not associated with J.