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June 26th, 2014

Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published 17 years ago today: Win a copy of the original edition!

It’s been 17 years since Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was released and to celebrate this anniversary, the amazing people from Wordery are giving us 5 copies of the book to give away to our incredible followers! You only have to follow @wordery and @rowlinglibrary and write a simple tweet to enter the contest. […]

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December 4th, 2010

Exclusive Interview: Thomas Taylor, Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone illustrator

Harry Potter is a huge franchise. Movies, merchandising and a lot of books. A guy with a scar and glasses. But the first person who gave Harry a public face was Thomas Taylor, the artist responsible for the cover for Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone (1997, Bloomsbury). Thomas Taylor drew the first Harry Potter […]

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