Harry Potter is a widely popular series written by J.K. Rowling and
considered to be an influential book series of our time. Due to its popularity
and success, it has been subject to many pop-culture references and examined in
depth through various published scholarly articles.
The series is a success due to Rowling’s ability to integrate fantasy
plot elements of wizards and magic with universal themes of: heroism, love, and
friendship. These themes are highlighted through the relationships between the
three main characters and allow the reader to witness their growth and maturity
among themselves and individually from beginning to end.
J.K. Rowling, Author of the Harry