Bloomsbury to Republish Harry Potter Series Children’s Edition

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Bloomsbury has announced that this September they will be re-releasing the Harry Potter series’ children’s editions. The books will be refreshed “inside out” on the latest print run,  Jonny Duddle will design the front, back and spine artwork for each book was chosen by Bloomsbury and J.K.Rowling.

“I’m hugely excited to work my way through the wonderful books. I couldn’t have asked for more enjoyable subject matter. It’s exciting, daunting and I feel the weight of responsibility, and I’m just hoping that my illustrations faithfully reflect the characters and world created by J.K. Rowling.” – Jonny Duddle 

The back of the book will include an expanded biography on J.K.Rowling, as well as some of the highlight from Pottermore.

“The editions will also be reset to create a child-friendly reading experience for a new generation of readers.” – Bloomsbury

Check out the new cover for Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone below:

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Bloomsbury says to expect “more exciting Harry Potter plans” during the London Book Fair in April.

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