It’s just been revealed that the illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (hardback) will be released on 3rd October this year.
Illustrator Jim Kay has once again illustrated this third edition in the series, following on from the illustrated editions of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets.
This third hardback edition will include ribbon marker, head and tail bands, illustrated endpapers and over 115 colour images. It will be published in more than 21 languages.
The front cover image of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban shows the iconic triple-decker Knight Bus that whisks Harry off to Diagon Alley at the beginning of the book.
Pottermore has exclusively revealed extra artwork from the book:
The Harry Potter novels have now sold over 450 million copies worldwide and have been translated into 79 languages. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2017.
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban Illustrated Edition
Harry Potter : Book 3
An extraordinary creative achievement by an extraordinary talent, Jim Kay's inspired reimagining of J.K. Rowling's classic series has captured a devoted following worldwide.
This stunning new fully illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban brings more breathtaking scenes and unforgettable characters - including Sirius Black, Remus Lupin and Professor Trelawney. With paint, pencil and pixels, Kay conjures the wizarding world as we have never seen it before.
Fizzing with magic and brimming with humour, this full-colour edition will captivate fans and new readers alike as Harry, now in his third year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, faces Dementors, death omens and - of course - danger.