Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was released summer of 1997.
In a recent interview to mark the anniversary, Rowling says that of all the Potter characters, she misses Dumbledore the most. She states, "He was the character who was hardest to leave for me."
The Harry Potter series is available through AFPL in book, sound recordings, e-book, and DVD formats. The library also has Potter book guides, trivia collections, cookery, crafts, actor biographies, and more.