A Global Phenomenon and Cornerstone of Contemporary Children's Literature, J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series is both popular and critically acclaimed. Experience the magic now that you have never heard before. The inimitable Jim Dale brings a whole host of characters to life – from Petunia Dursley's pinched, nasal whimper to the shrill buzz of Sorting Hat to the serious, wondrous voice of the young wizard himself.
Orphaned as a baby, the young Harry Potter has lived a less than happy life. Harry was belittled by his pompous uncle and sniffing aunt (not to mention his absolute fear of a cousin, Dudley) and resigned himself to a mediocre existence in the closet under the stairs. But then the letters fall on the doormat at number four, Privet Drive. Addressed to "Mr. H. Potter" and provided with a purple wax seal, the strange envelopes are quickly confiscated by his relentlessly cruel family. But nothing prevents Rubeus Hagrid, a big giant with bug eyes, from kicking the door and spreading amazing news: Harry Potter is a magician ̵