Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is the seventh and final novel in the Harry Potter series written by J. K. Rowling. It was released on 21 July 2007, ending the series that began with Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (1997), but also continues the events began in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
The book was published by Bloomsbury Publishing in the United Kingdom, Scholastic in the United States and by Raincoast Books in Canada. Released globally in ninety-three countries, Deathly Hallows broke sales records as the fastest-selling book ever. It sold 15 million copies in the first twenty-four hours following its release, including more than 11 million in the U.S. and U.K. alone. The previous record, had been set by its predecessor, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
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The Harry Potter series is currently translated into over 65 languages and has been published in over 200 countries.
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