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  Harry Potter is the wizard-protagonist of J.K. Rowling’s "Harry Potter" series of fantasy books and films which are the most financially successful book and film franchises in history.
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Strongly Associated with:   J.K. Rowling
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Currently, there are 7 books in the series:
  Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (26 June 1997)
  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2 July 1998)
  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (8 July 1999)
  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (8 July 2000)
  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (21 June 2003)
  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (16 July 2005)
  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows  (21 July 2007)
  
Note that American translations are different than English versions. For example, the first book is called Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone in the American translation.
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  • Like in Harry Potter?
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • Vivian peers at the pictures of Carmine’s son with his wife and grandchildren on a recent vacation—at Harry Potter’s castle, on a roller coaster, standing next to Mickey Mouse.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • Charlotte was going as Hermione from Harry Potter.
    R.J. Palacio  --  Wonder
  • It was not the first time, in Vegas, I’d heard the Harry Potter comment.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch

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  • When he started getting into Harry Potter, only I was allowed to read a chapter to him every night.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • It could be done without Harry Potter, My Lord.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • Don’t tell me Harry Potter is actually about the Holy Grail.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Harry Potter was a wizard — a wizard fresh from his first year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • No one knows why, or how, but they’re saying that when he couldn’t kill Harry Potter, Voldemort’s power somehow broke — and that’s why he’s gone.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • CHAPTER ONE OWL POST Harry Potter was a highly unusual boy in many ways.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

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  • They were eating raw shanks of lamb and arguing about who would win in a fight: Dumbledore from the Harry Potter books or Magnus Bane.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Ashes
  • She wore a black and purple dress that looked like a costume for Harry Potter Goes to the Prom and she was looking for me.
    Alex Flinn  --  Beastly
  • My Lord, the Order of the Phoenix intends to move Harry Potter from his current place of safety on Saturday next, at nightfall.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Why does Harry Potter have a scar, where is it, how did he get it, and what does it resemble?
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • And why, Snape, is Harry Potter still alive, when you have had him at your mercy for five years?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • He picked it up: it was a square silver badge with Harry Potter, Disciplinary Hearing on it.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • She was one of them, really, blithe and girlish in her manner and her tastes—video games, Harry Potter, the baffling pop music they listened to.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • I stifled a response-had Madame Tussauds taught them nothing?-and took off into the chilly night, kind of feeling like Harry Potter escaping from the Dursleys.
    James Patterson  --  Saving the World and Other Extreme Sports
  • Anyway, we’re watching Harry Potter.
    Ellen Hopkins  --  Glass
  • When we were in the eighth grade, Mrs. Lincoln ripped the cable box out of the wall because she found Link watching a Harry Potter movie, a series she had campaigned to ban from the Gatlin County Library because she thought it promoted witchcraft.
    Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl  --  Beautiful Creatures
  • Harry Potter come and live here!
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Another pause, more protracted, and then — "Without Harry Potter?" breathed the second voice softly.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • I assure you, Yaxley, the Auror Office will play no further part in the protection of Harry Potter.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Wish they could see famous Harry Potter now, he thought savagely as he spread manure on the flower beds, his back aching, sweat running down his face.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Laying hands on Harry Potter would be so difficult, he is so well protected —
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
  • There have been too many mistakes where Harry Potter is concerned.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
  • Extremely unusual though he was, at that moment Harry Potter felt just like everyone else — glad, for the first time in his life, that it was his birthday.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Ever since Harry had come home for the summer holidays, Uncle Vernon had been treating him like a bomb that might go off at any moment, because Harry Potter wasn’t a normal boy.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter rolled over inside his blankets without waking up.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • "Harry Potter!" said the creature in a high-pitched voice Harry was sure would carry down the stairs.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • If I had murdered Harry Potter, the Dark Lord could not have used his blood to regenerate, making him invincible —
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
  • Yet Harry Potter was still there, asleep at the moment, but not for long.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Harry Potter not knowin’ his own story when every kid in our world knows his name!
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Harry Potter, not a wizard — you wait, you’ll be right famous at Hogwarts.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • "Bless my soul," whispered the old bartender, "Harry Potter what an honor."
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • We’ve come ter take some money outta Mr. Harry Potter’s safe.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • "Harry Potter, "chorused the twins.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Are you really Harry Potter?
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone
  • Harry Potter asks if he can help Dobby Dobby has heard of your greatness, sir, but of your goodness, Dobby never knew .
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • "Harry Potter is humble and modest," said Dobby reverently, his orblike eyes aglow.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter speaks not of his triumph over He-WhoMustNot-Be-Named —
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Dobby heard tell," he said hoarsely, "that Harry Potter met the Dark Lord for a second time just weeks ago that Harry Potter escaped Yet again.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Dobby heard tell," he said hoarsely, "that Harry Potter met the Dark Lord for a second time just weeks ago that Harry Potter escaped Yet again.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter is valiant and bold!
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter must stay where he is safe.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • If Harry Potter goes back to Hogwarts, he will be in mortal danger.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • There is a plot, Harry Potter.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter must not put himself in peril.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • "Friends who don’t even write to Harry Potter?" said Dobby slyly.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
  • Harry Potter mustn’t be angry with Dobby.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
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