Today, 20 years ago, the Boy Who Lived changed our lives forever!



It’s hard to remember a world before Harry Potter. Today marks the 20th anniversary of the publishing of the first book, and it’s incredible to think of all the amazing things that have happened since that event.

The Harry Potter siteĀ PottermoreĀ put together a lovely, touching video on Facebook remembering some of the best moments of the series, and we wanted to share it with you here too! Scroll down for the awesome video.

And we wanted to know: What’s your favorite memory from Harry Potter? Is it reading a certain scene in the books? Is it going to the theater and seeing the characters brought to life on the big screen? Is it connecting with others over a story in a way you never had before? Is it the simple fact that you learned to love reading? There are countless reasons to love this series. All we can say is thanks, Jo, for the amazing story.

The 20 most memorable moments from the Harry Potter books

On this day 20 years ago Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was published for the very first time. Bloomsbury asked you to tell them your favourite moments from the series for their celebratory video. Get ready to reliver the highs, the lows, the laughter and tears from 20 years of reading Harry Potter…

Posted by Pottermore on Sunday, June 25, 2017


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Lauren Zurchin is a professional photographer, creator of the 'Beyond Words' author calendar, and a life-long book enthusiast. When not catching up on the latest YA titles, she can be found nerding out to birds and roadtripping across the US.

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