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Here's The Cover Of The Fully Illustrated Edition Of "Harry Potter"

Scholastic and Bloomsbury have released the cover of the upcoming fully illustrated Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone.

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Scholastic and Bloomsbury, the U.S. and U.K. publishers of the Harry Potter series, today released the cover image of the upcoming fully illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone:

Jacket art by Jim Kay © 2015 Bloomsbury Publishing Plc.

The cover was illustrated by award-winning artist Jim Kay, and features Harry Potter standing next to the Hogwarts Express.


Illustrated by award-winning artist, Jim Kay, the cover is an image of Harry Potter on Platform 9 ¾ surrounded by witches and wizards, trunks and owls, about to board the Hogwarts Express for the first time and is available for download at http://mediaroom.scholastic.com/harrypotter.

The fully illustrated Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone will be available on Oct. 6, 2015, and Scholastic plans to publish a fully illustrated edition of the remaining books, one each year for the next six years.

Previously, Scholastic released four full-color images from the book, which will have over a hundred full-color illustrations:

Jim Kay / Bloomsbury Publishing / Via mediaroom.scholastic.com

Now that's just magical.

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