Author: J. K. Rowling
First Published: 2000
Genre: Fiction; Fantasy; Children’s
Series: Harry Potter
Number in Series: 4
Awards/Honours: Hugo Award for Best Novel; Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award; listed as #2 on Entertainment Weekly’s ‘The New Classics: Books – The 100 best reads from 1983 to 2008’
Notable Facts: First Harry Potter book to be published in the US and UK at the same time. Book was made into a movie and adapted as a video game.