2022-06

Cover Story

It’s been 25 years since the publication of J K ROWLING’s novel, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, the first book in her critically and commercially acclaimed ‘Harry Potter’ series. In celebration of this anniversary, AKINA HANSEN looks back on its beginnings and legacy.
 

While sitting on a train travelling from the busy city of Manchester to London King’s Cross in 1990, J K Rowling had the germ of an idea for a novel. ‘The idea for Harry Potter fell into my head … …
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