Book 6: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince: Cover Art — Harry Potter Fan ZoneIn addition, she sketched a wonderful collection of additional iconic scenes from the books. The Swedish editions of the Harry Potter books have some of the most gorgeous cover artwork of any international translation. All seven books are illustrated by artist Alvaro Tapia who has had artwork commissioned by popular publications including Billboard and Rolling Stone. The iconic scene is set against the Whomping Willow and an interesting hunched depiction of the Dementors of Azkaban. The Chinese Harry Potter book covers are some of the more uniquely drawn of the international editions. Harry and Dumbledore, wands alight, are set against a lovely blue-green backdrop of ocean and rock. This author has a large pride-of-place print of this cover in his apartment.
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10 Best ‘Harry Potter’ Book Covers From Around The World
Real talk: I love the new covers. I even like the new title font. These covers remind me a bit of The Magic Tree House books. For a quick refresher course, here are the other new covers that recently came out from Scholastic. I love these covers, too. I cannot decide which set is more gorgeous.
Rowling and the sixth and penultimate novel in the Harry Potter series. Set during protagonist Harry Potter's sixth year at Hogwarts , the novel explores the past of Harry's nemesis, Lord Voldemort , and Harry's preparations for the final battle against Voldemort alongside his headmaster and mentor Albus Dumbledore. The book was published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury , and in the United States by Scholastic on 16 July , as well as in several other countries. There were many controversies before and after it was published, including the right to read the copies delivered prior to the release date in Canada. Reception to the novel was generally positive and it won several awards and honours, including the British Book of the Year award. Reviewers noted that the book took on a darker tone than its predecessors, though it did contain some humour. Some considered the main themes to be love, death, trust, and redemption.