7 Books for Adults Who Love Harry Potter
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Last month marked the 20th anniversary of the publication of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. Like many others who grew up with the Harry Potter series, the fact that it has been twenty years since Harry was first introduced to the world has made me feel both very old and very emotional. If you're like me, you've spent the years since the series ended alternating between rereading the series and trying to find new books to read that will bring back that sense of wonder and excitement that Harry Potter inspired.
I've read a good many lists of books for Harry Potter fans, yet unfortunately a lot of those recommendations felt like they were based on nothing but the existence of a magic school (I'm looking at you, The Magicians).
I hope this list helps you find at least one book that you enjoy almost as much as Harry Potter, because while we'll never get back those midnight book releases followed by all-nighters and then days locked in our rooms forgetting to eat and sleep and bathe while reading the latest Harry Potter book, there are still lots of good books out there to be read...