Two new books about the Harry Potter universe will be released in October
This fall will be two new books about the world of wizard Harry Potter, reports The Hollywood Reporter. British publisher Bloomsbury will time the publication of books for the exhibition in honor of the 20th anniversary of the release of the book “Harry Potter and the philosopher’s stone”, published by JK Rowling in 1997. The exhibition “History of magic” will open at the British library in October and will continue until February 2018.
The first of the books “Harry Potter: the Story of magic — a book exhibition” will be dedicated to the history of the school of magic Hogwarts and the subjects that is studied. In the book “Harry Potter: a journey through the history of magic” will tell about ancient witchcraft, alchemy and unicorns. In addition, fans of Harry Potter will be able to purchase an illustrated version of the book “Harry Potter and the prisoner of Azkaban”.
Last year was published an eighth book about Harry Potter, called “Harry Potter and the cursed child”. From June 1997 to 2007, Rowling wrote seven books about the young wizard, which was subsequently published in 77 languages, entered the list of global bestsellers.