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How many "Harry Potter" books are there?

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There are seven total "Harry Potter" books. All of the books were published by Scholastic between September 1998 and July 2007. Three additional, smaller books mentioned in the "Harry Potter" series were published by author J.K. Rowling.

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The titles of the "Harry Potter" books in order are: "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets," "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" and "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." The final book in the series holds the record as the fastest selling book in history. It sold 8.3 million copies in 24 hours and had a first run in the United States of 12 million books.

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