The rich detail and exquisite draftsmanship of Jim Kay’s pictures have made the illustrated versions of the Harry Potter novels as essential as the original editions. For the fourth installment of J.K. Rowling’s fantasy masterwork Kay has pulled out all the stops, rendering the Tri-Wizard Tournament in stunning verve and colour.
Signed by the illustrator
Please note: Due to a scheduling conflict Jim Kay will be signing after publication date. Stock is expected to be with us on the week of October 14th.
An extraordinary creative achievement by two extraordinary talents, 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 Goblet of Fire brings more breathtaking scenes and unforgettable characters to life - including Cedric Diggory, Fleur Delacour and Viktor Krum.
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 fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, finds himself competing in the legendary Triwizard Tournament and facing death-defying tasks, dragons and Dark wizards ...
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 464
Dimensions: 267 x 226 mm
'Seeing Jim Kay's illustrations moved me profoundly. I love his interpretation of Harry Potter's world, and I feel honoured and grateful that he has lent his talent to it.' - J.K. Rowling
'Kay's illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone is a triumph - a book so alive it seems to jump, explode and slither out of your hands as you read.' - Telegraph on Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Illustrated Edition
'It is stunning... with full-colour illustrations throughout from Greenaway Medal winner Kay, who breathes incredible life into these much-loved characters and locations, staying faithful to Rowling's vision but revitalising the story for a new generation.' - Bookseller on Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone Illustrated Edition
'One of the greatest literary adventures of modern times.' - Sunday Telegraph