From the opening line of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone through the poignant end of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, few book series are as gripping as J.K. Rowling's tales of "the boy who lived." This list includes all of Rowling's magical novels, as well as a few "bonus books" she wrote for Harry's biggest fans.
Magical start of bestselling Potter phenomenon.
Potter sequel is a creature-packed page-turner.
Third Potter is darker, more complex, and fantastic.
Fourth Potter has brilliant plotting -- and dragons.
Rowling mixes up a more intense brew in fifth book.
Powerful penultimate book mines Voldemort's past.
Grim, gripping end to the biggest saga in history.
Four kid-friendly stories for Potter fans; one gruesome one.
Rowling's humorous Magical Beasts 101 for charity.
J.K. Rowling's magical sport report for charity.