It’s highly fascinating to see the way in which authors of children’s books can transform the dreams and nightmares of kids into interesting movies, books and merchandise licenses. The best example of this is undoubtedly Harry Potter series of books and movies, thanks to the brilliant writer J.K. Rowling for having delivered the best fictional stories.
Harry Potter is not just about books and movies, but much beyond that – including collectibles, toys, video games, and even apparels. While there is one category people who are die-hard fans of the Potter boy, there’s another category that doesn’t have an idea of what they are actually missing. Anyway, Potter fans would always love to know more about their favourite character and stay updated about anything latest in the series.
Harry Potter Books
There’s no doubt that the Harry Potter movies have always been a fun marathon, but don’t forget that the inspiration for the marvellous movies is the book series. Harry Potter books single-handedly inspired not only a whole generation of kids to love reading, but also writers and readers. This wonder boy has made us cry, wail, cheer, and laugh.
Though this series of fantasy and fun filled books were initially writer for children, it has a lot of genuine lessons for life. If you haven’t read any Harry Potter book, here are three of the best ones to start with in the series.
- Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince
- Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
- Harry Potter and the Deadly Hallows
Once you are done with reading these books, we are sure you would soon be looking forward to get your hands on the rest of the books in the series as well.
Harry Potter Movies
Coming to the Harry Potter movies, most of them stick to the story of the books and this is what makes them different from the other movies based on book adaptations. The cast of Harry Potter movies have always shown exemplary performance. The combination of cast with talented directors has given the world a series of movies with unparalleled perfection.
Each movie in this series is a great visual spectacle that captures the essence of the story. From ‘The Prisoner of Azkaban’ to ‘The Sorcerer’s Stone’, every movie is magical and fantastic. It’s not surprising that the series led the box office for more than ten years, racking up several billions at the box office all through. Even to this day, it is one of the most successful series.
In a nutshell, we can say that J.K. Rowling has a very tight grip on all Harry Potter series, which ensures a specific level of quality and competency. It’s not only about spells and wand waving, but much beyond that rewarding the audience with plenty of life lessons.