Posts Tagged ‘J.K.Rowling’

Can’t wait to see the illustrated children’s version of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone which is due out on 6th October 2015.

Jim Kay, the 2012 Kate Greenaway medal winner for his illustrations in A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, has created some magical illustrations.  Judging by the front cover and the first page which was revealed by The Guardian late last week, this is bound to be another best seller.  Take a peek at some of the key characters of the story on Jim Kay’s website.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

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You really have to hand it to J.K. Rowling.  Not only is she a master storyteller, but she is a gifted business woman who is behind the introduction of a breathtaking and different reading experience.

After building up intense speculation about the nature of the new website ‘Pottermore‘ via a YouTube count down clip hosted by owls, Pottermore has today been revealed.

Pottermore is a free website that builds an exciting online experience around the reading of the Harry Potter books.

And what an online experience this is to be!   Just have a look at the video which has been posted on both the Pottermore website and on this copy taken from YouTube.   I for one can’t wait to see more!

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