Harry Potter’s Birthday Gets Brand New Covers for the Books

Harry Potter turned thirty-three on July 31. To celebrate the birthday of the wizard, and that of author J.K. Rowling, the Potter books received updated covers from artist Kazu Kibuishi. Scholastic had commissioned the covers for the entire series for its fifteenth anniversary, and they have now all been revealed, the one for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows being revealed on July 31.

The covers focus on important locations and scenes from the books. Kibuishi also illustrated for the spines of the books, which when placed in order will show an illustration of Hogwarts at night. The new covers will be sold in a special box set of all Potter novels, that will start shipping August 27. It is available for pre-order now, priced at $54.

Via Mashable

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