Harry Potter is one of the most loved books for children in the 20th and 21st centuries. The main question is how many books are in the canon ??
JK Rowling is that author who recently brought the best children’s characters. The books are great. When the books adapted like the movies, everything changed. People all over the world loved movies. After that you also get online spell, spin-off series and many more things. It changed people’s taste of movies. It started a new era of movies. It started with the first book of the Harry Potter series released on June 26, 1997. It was called Harry Potter and the Philosopher Stone. Then it became a trend in the industry. The second book received a release on July 28, 1998. It was called Harry Potter and the Room from Secrets. The third book was released on July 8, 1999. The name of the book was Harry Potter and the Prisoner from Azkaban. The fourth book was released on July 8, 2000. The name of that book was Harry Potter and the Cup from Fire.
From here, the books were adapted as movies.
The first movie in the first book appeared in 2001.
The fifth book was released on June 21, 2003. It was mentioned as Harry Potter and the To order from the phoenix. The sixth book was released on July 16, 2005. It was called Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince. The seventh book was released on July 21, 2007. The name of this book was Harry Potter and the Deadly Bless. The eighth book was released on July 31, 2016. The name of this book was Harry Potter and the Accursed Child.
The movies are made in all books except the last one that was Harry Potter and the Cursed Child.
Total number of books: –
In total there are seven novels
- Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone
- Harry Potter and the secret room
- Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban
- Harry Potter and the goblet of fire
- Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
- Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
- Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows
Each of these books has been adapted as a film. The last book Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows was split into two parts as a film. The first was called Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and the second is called Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2.
In the year of 2001, JK Rowling has one spin-off book appointed as Fantastic Beasts and True to Find Them and Quidditch Through the Ages. Here is the first book on the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry textbook and the second book that Harry loved to read at school.
All profits from the books were reported Funny Lighting. In 2007, JK Rowling wrote another book called The Stories from the Beedle the Bard, a collection of fairy stories. This book was read by Hermione at school.
In 2008 JK also wrote a short precursor which tells more about the wizards world. It was written as part of Waterstones fundraiser.
In 2015 the story of Harry Potter and the Accursed Child Was revealed. It was then written by Jack Thorne, based on a Rowling story. This book focuses on the incidents of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. The Harry Potter novels ended with this book. In 2016, some of the other books were released as final spin-offs such as Hogwarts: An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide; Short stories from Hogwarts of Power, Politics and Pesky Poltergeists; and short stories from Hogwarts of Heroism, Hardship and Dangerous Hobbies.
So there are 14 novels in the canon.
Apart from the play (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), all books are written by JK Rowling.