Author: J. K. Rowling
First Published: 2005
Genre: Fiction; Fantasy; Children’s
Series: Harry Potter
Number in Series: 6
Awards/Honours: 2006 British Book of the Year award; 2006 Royal Mail Award for Scottish Children’s Books; Quill Awards for Best Book of the Year and Best Children’s Book
Notable Facts: Sold 9 million copies in the first 24 hours of its publication. Adapted as a movie.