Depending on how much you are familiar with Harry Potter. You might be regarded as an authority if you've read all the books and watched all the movies. You might not be regarded as an expert if you've simply read a few of the books or watched a few of the movies.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, a book, was first published in 1997, marking the start of the Harry Potter series. The exploits of young wizard Harry Potter, his pals Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, who are all students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, are chronicled in the book by British author J.K. Rowling.
According to J.K. Rowling, she had the inspiration for the Harry Potter books while traveling by train from Manchester to London in 1990. She had just gone through a divorce and was battling depression at the time. She claimed that the concept of a young child enrolling at a school of magic just came to her, and she immediately started to create the series' characters and plot. Additionally, she's claimed that her personal experiences as a single mother.
Of course, Harry Potter was a great hit.
Around 500 million copies of J.K. Rowling's book series have been sold worldwide, and they have been turned into a lucrative film franchise. Video games, other products, and a profitable theme park have all been inspired by the books.
There are seven books in the Harry Potter series:
1. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone
2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
There are also eight Harry Potter films in total:
1. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)
2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
3. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
4. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
5. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
6. Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
7. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 (2010)
8. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011)