June 15, 2003 – 7,000 copies of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix are stolen prior to its release, sparking controversy over the security of the books and the likelihood of a spoiler leak.

June 15, 2003 – 7,000 copies of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix are stolen prior to its release, sparking controversy over the security of the books and the likelihood of a spoiler leak.