The Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix was the fifth installment of the series written by J.K Rowling. It is a children’s novel and the genre is fantasy. The novel was written in Scotland in 2002 and it was published in 2003 by Scholastic Inc. in United States, Raincoast in Canada and Bloomsbury in United Kingdom.
There had been a 3 year gap between the 4th and 5th sequel of the Harry Potter book series. By the time The Order of the Phoenix was released, Harry Potter was a global phenomenon. The four previous books were being sold in 200 countries in 55 languages. Needless to say, the publishers decided to increase the number of the copies for The Order of The Phoenix.