A Harry Potter surprise at BEA 2013!

May 28, 2013
Harry Potter fans, your attention please. We have some exciting news to share! On Thursday, May 30, 2013 (that’s in two days, people!)Kazu Kibuishi, creator of the bestselling Amulet series,and Scholastic will unveil the new cover for the trade paperback edition ofHarry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets at BEA 2013! If you’re attending BEA,park yourself outside booth #1638 at 10a.m. EST for the reveal. This reveal is part ofthe ongoing celebration of the 15thanniversary of the U.S. publication ofHarry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, the first book in J.K. Rowling’s best-selling Harry Potter series.(In case you missed it, read more about the reveal of thefirst cover—pictured above—and Kibuishi’s thoughts on this special assignmenthere.) It gets better: On August 27, 2013, Scholastic will release the new trade paperback editions of all seven Harry Potter books. These editions feature Kibuishi’s dazzling newcovers that truly capture the magicof the series. If you weren’t already excited for BEA, this should definitely do the trick.