Why is Harry Potter so successful?

Jul 03, 2003

Posted by KristinTLC

Matt Berman, Children’s book columnist for the Times-Picayune, writes:
Many have commented since then (and I’d agree) that the Harry Potter books are not the greatest children’s books ever written, not even the greatest fantasies ever written. So why are they the most successful?

Thanks to bumblebee for the link!





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