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Harry Potter – A Magical Year: The Illustrations of Jim Kay

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Of course i got this book because of Jim's amazing illustrations and he hasn't disappointed me whatsoever in any of the ones that he's currently done for this world. I'm giving it a 2, only because, I guess, for people who had love for HP but don't have enough love to actually own all of the books, this book may be considered useful for some sort of reference, but it doesn't really add anything. All around, Jim Kay's scenic artwork and decorative painter's marks bring that moment to life in breathtaking detail.

K rowling but i wanted to get it because i want to support Jim and the amazing work he's done for this series because he honestly needs all the praise we can give him. I'm also going to also discuss the illustrations for the main series as well with only 4 of them currently out and of course there all amazing.Now, in Harry Potter: A Magical Year, a selection of Kay’s most iconic illustrations are joined by previously unseen pencil sketches and preparatory pieces, offering unique and fascinating insight into the artist’s sketchbook. It also has reminded me that I should get the Illustrated Editions eventually - the art really is beautiful.

What a humorous quote to start with because, as we Potter fans know, Harry had a knack for staying in trouble, not out of it. Sfrutta al meglio le più riuscite tra le illustrazioni di Jim Kay e le unisce alla ciclicità rassicurante tipica della saga, evidente soprattutto nei primi libri. She has received many awards and honours, including an OBE and a Companion of Honour for services to literature and philanthropy. A unique and beautiful gift book celebrating the astonishing art of Jim Kay – 366 magical moments from J. Las ilustraciones son hermosas, y a nivel de edición muy bien hecho, pero hubo mucho reciclaje, esperaba más contenido inédito.

I loved all of his drawings for the different characters and his interpretation of them and some were completely different to what i have pictured in my mind and i will be really interested how he does them for books 5-7. A Magical Year brings together Harry, Ron, Hermione and a host of other beloved characters in a glorious illustrated compendium that readers everywhere will cherish for years to come. The image depicts the glass walls of the greenhouse with growing plants peeking through the windows.

Rowling said of her adolescence, "Hermione [a bookish, know-it-all Harry Potter character] is loosely based on me. It's a great concept, which really got me excited, but what it turned out to be was just something very. K. Rowling's first novel, followed by the subsequent six titles in the Harry Potter series, as well as three books written for charity: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Quidditch Through the Ages and The Tales of Beedle the Bard. Jim Kay’s dazzling depiction of the wizarding world has been enchanting readers since the publication of the groundbreaking Illustrated Edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in 2015.To celebrate the publication of Harry Potter - A Magical Year, you can now unlock a spellbinding quote for any day of the year from the Harry Potter novels! Id love to see it done with other big fantasy series like Lord of the Rings, Narnia, Percy Jackson etc etc. If you would like to discuss this proposal, please leave a comment at Talk:Harry Potter: A Magical Year, The Illustrations of Jim Kay. The festive holidays are the perfect time to escape the cold, cosy up with a hot drink and lose yourself in a new book. Following her marriage, she has sometimes used the name Joanne Murray when conducting personal business.

You might have all the books, know the films by heart, even be the owner of a Hogwarts wand, but here’s something that will delight and also surprise even the most dedicated Harry Potter fan.The Goldsboro exclusive edition of "Empire of the Damned" by Jay Kristoff will feature block sprayed. Reason: Uncertain, but the blurb from Bloomsbury definitely makes it look like A Magical Year is the actual title, at most Harry Potter: A Magical Year; the "The Illustrations of Jim Kay" is a secondary title. Structurally, this gift book is divided by the twelve months of the year and features 366 quotes from the Potter novels, one for each day of the year, including leap years.

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