New York, 1999. Hardcover. Illustrated by Mary Grandpre (illustrator). 1st American Edition; Cover Art; Children's Book. Spine ends & corners of book covers have a bit of very light bumping and rubbing. Blue paper covered boards with green cloth spine and silver gilt lettering. Text pages clean & bright. Endpapers are a solid red color. Spine ends & corners of dust jacket have a bit of very light bumping & rubbing. Top front corner of dust jacket at front flap joint has a smallish edge tear with one tiny nick at the top. The second book in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. Harry, tired of being with the Dursleys is getting back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry, despite being warned by the strange, impish Dobby. When disaster strikes and Hogwarts students are being turned to stone, the ancient school is in for tumultuous times. Winner of numerous awards