Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

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Straight from the library at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, a book of magical creatures that no Harry Potter fan should be without!
A copy of FANTASTIC BEASTS & WHERE TO FIND THEM resides in almost every wizarding household in the country. Now Muggles too have the chance to discover where the Quintaped lives, what the Puffskein eats, and why it is best not to leave milk out for a Knarl.
Proceeds from the sale of this book will go to Comic Relief, which means that the dollars and Galleons you exchange for it will do magic beyond the powers of any wizard. If you feel that this is insufficient reason to part with your money, I can only hope that passing wizards feel more charitable if they see you being attacked by a Manticore.
-- Albus Dumbledore
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Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 132 x 201 x 15mm | 204g
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0545850568
  • 9780545850568
  • 84,272

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Praise for FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM and QUIDDITCH THROUGH THE AGES
"With these two books, Rowling displays her remarkable imagination and her genius for creating a parallel world through her words." -- USA TODAY
"Harry Potter's textbooks now cast their own spell." -- TIME
"Amazingly imaginative." ASSOCIATED PRESS
"These amusing, imaginative little paperbacks are required reading for all Potter fans." -- NEWSWEEK
"Harry Potter fans who pride themselves on knowing every minute bit of Hogwarts trivia will devour both books." -- SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL"
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About Newt Scamander

Newt Scamander was awarded the Order of Merlin, Second Class, in 1979 in recognition of his services to the study of magical beasts, Magizoology. Now retired, he lives in Dorset with his wife, Porpentina, and their pet Kneazles: Hoppy, Milly, and Mauler.
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371,606 ratings
3.97 out of 5 stars
5 38% (141,573)
4 30% (112,765)
3 23% (87,169)
2 6% (23,045)
1 2% (7,054)
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