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Harry Potter Series
Authors: J. K. Rowling, J. K. Rowling writing as Newt Scamander, J. K. Rowling writing as Kennilworthy Whisp, John Tiffany, Jack Thorne
Number of Books in Series: 8
Age Group: 9 years and up

Reading Level: AR Levels 5.5-7.2
GLE 5.9-7.4
F&P/GRL V-Z
DRA 50-70
Lexile 880-1030

Eleven-year-old Harry Potter's life changes overnight when he finds out that he is a wizard and that his parents did not die in a car accident as his Uncle Vernon and Aunt Petunia have been telling him for years. Now he must re-enter the wizarding world and learn to face the most-feared evil wizard of all time. This series is extremely popular world-wide even with many adults, and countless numbers of children who are otherwise reluctant readers have come to love the series and will read it over and over again.

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Harry Potter Book List:



This series should be read in the correct order listed here.

Book 1: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Ages 9 and up. October 1, 1998.
AR: 5.5 (12 Points, Quiz #26759);  GLE: 6
F&P/GRL: V;  DRA: 50

Book 2: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Ages 9 and up. June 1, 1999.
AR: 6.7 (14 Points, Quiz #32081);  GLE: 5.9
F&P/GRL: V;  DRA: 50

Book 3: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Ages 9 and up. October 1, 1999.
AR: 6.7 (18 Points, Quiz #32082);  GLE: 5.9
F&P/GRL: V;  DRA: 50

Book 4: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Ages 9 and up. July 1, 2001.
AR: 6.8 (32 Points, Quiz #40670);  GLE: 5.9
F&P/GRL: W;  DRA: 60

Book 5: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Ages 9 and up. June 21, 2003.
AR: 7.2 (44 Points, Quiz #69785);  GLE: 5.9
F&P/GRL: W;  DRA: 60

Book 6: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Ages 9 and up. July 16, 2005.
AR: 7.2 (29 Points, Quiz #89154);  GLE: 6.5
F&P/GRL: W;  DRA: 60

Book 7: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Ages 9 and up. July 21, 2007.
AR: 6.9 (34 Points, Quiz #116230);  GLE: 7.4
F&P/GRL: Z;  DRA: 70

Book 8: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Ages 9-12. July 31, 2016.

Companion Book: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
Ages 9-12. March 1, 2001.
AR: 8.8 (2 Points, Quiz #47408)
F&P/GRL: Z;  DRA: 70

Companion Book: Quidditch Through the Ages
Ages 9-12. March 1, 2001.
AR: 8.2 (2 Points, Quiz #47419);  GLE: 5.9
F&P/GRL: Z;  DRA: 70

Companion Book: The Tales of Beedle the Bard
Ages 9-12. December 4, 2008.
AR: 8.3 (2 Points, Quiz #127341)
DRA: 50

Book Sets: Sets of Up to 8 Books


List of Awards:

1997 Carnegie Medal Commendation
1997 Birmingham Cable Children's Book Award
1997 UK National Book Award
1997 FCBG Children's Book Award Overall Winner and Longer Novel Category
1997 Nestle Smarties Book Prize Gold Medal
1998 Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year
1998 Guardian Children's Award Short List
1998 Sheffield Children's Book Award
1998 Booklist Editors Choice
ALA Notable Book
1998 New York Public Library Best Book of the Year
1998 Parenting Book of the Year
1998 Nestle Smarties Book Prize
1998 FCBG Children's Book Award Overall Winner and Longer Novel Category
1998 British Book Awards Children's Book of the Year
1998 North East Scotland Book Award
1999 FCBG Children's Book Award Longer Novel Category
1999 Nestle Smarties Book Prize
1999 Scottish Arts Council Book Award
1999 Whitbread Children's Book of the Year Award
1999 North East Book Award
2001 Scottish Arts Council Book Award
2001 Whitaker Platinum Book Award
2001 Hugo Awards Best Novel
2006 W. H. Smith Book of the Year
2006 British Book Awards Book of the Year
2007 Newsweek Best Book of the Year
Plus too many others to list


Best Seller Lists:

New York Times children's best-seller list for 79 straight weeks
New York Times hardcover best-seller list
Publishers Weekly best-seller list
USA Today best-seller list
Wall Street Journal fiction best-seller list
Plus too many others to list


Film/Television/Theatrical Adaptations:

2001 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
2002 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
2004 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
2005 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
2007 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
2009 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
2010 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1
2011 Live-Action Movie: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2


Other Websites for Additional Information:

Official or Publisher Website for Harry Potter Series
Author Website for J. K. Rowling


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