Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", the first in J.K. Rowling's acclaimed children's book series, debuted in the US almost two decades ago. Download the cover images HERE.
"I'm a big Harry Potter fan and it is an incredible honour to illustrate J.K. Rowling's iconic series", cover artist Brian Selznick said of the new design. Selznick favors an antique black-and-while style, and his Potter jackets continue that theme.
Two remarkable decades have passed and the book has spanned into a worldwide phenomenon of Harry Potter movie series and even spin-offs - Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them. Sharp-eyed readers will spot intricate details throughout the artwork, such as Hermione's Time-Turner, Harry's Patronus, the maze from the Triwizard Tournament, and the Hogwarts Express steaming toward a new school year with the next generation on board.
Her magical writing is brought to life with readings from actors from the "Harry Potter" films (David Thewlis, Evanna Lynch, Warwick Davies, Miriam Margoyles and Mark Williams) while illustrator Jim Kay illuminates Rowling's imaginary world.
Harry Potter is having a 20th anniversary party on The CW, so we're telling you how to watch Harry Potter: A History of Magic online and watch Harry Potter: A History of Magic live so you don't miss out on this TV special.
Grossing $2,138,859 for the week ending April 8, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has become the highest-grossing play ever on Broadway, shattering a record of $1,623,495 set by All the Way in June 2014.