Harry Potter: A Magical Year
A Magical Year takes readers on an unforgettable journey through the seasons at Hogwarts. Jim Kay' s incredible illustrations, paired with much loved quotations from J.K. Rowling' s Harry Potter novels, bring to life all of the magic, beauty and wonder of the wizarding world.
- Publish Date
- October 2021
This is an irresistible gift book for anyone who has ever been captivated by the Boy Who Lived. Each day features a favourite anniversary or meaningful memory from the Harry Potter novels. All around, Jim Ka' s scenic artwork and decorative painte' s marks bring that moment to life in breathtaking detail. His unique interpretation is both captivating and transporting - picture frozen icicles glinting on the snowy towers of Hogwarts, the dancing eyes of Professor Albus Dumbledore, or the infectious hustle and bustle of Diagon Alley. Inside, a selection of his most iconic illustrations are joined by previously unseen pencil sketches and preparatory pieces, offering a unique and fascinating insight into the artis' s sketchbook. Jim Ka' s dazzling depiction of the wizarding world has been enchanting readers since the publication of the groundbreaking Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Philosophe' s Stone in 2015. Now, as he continues to illustrate the stories, both lifelong fans and new readers can explore that world further. The Kate Greenaway Medal winne' s bewitching character studies, sweeping landscapes and beautifully observed pencil details reveal the skill and process of an artist working at the peak of his powers.