As if you couldn’t possibly be more excited for LeakyCon this weekend: Scholastic will be revealing the new cover of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban illustrated by bestselling author and illustrator Kazu Kibuishi.
From the press release:
“Cheryl Klein, senior editor at Arthur A. Levine Books and a continuity editor on the Harry Potter series, will unveil the new cover during the LeakyCon opening ceremonies on June 27 at the Oregon Convention Center, making this a special moment for fans at LeakyCon who have grown up with the novels…
The artwork released at LeakyCon will appear in new trade paperbacks of all seven books in the series, to be released in coordination with the 15th Anniversary of the release of the U.S. publication of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, the original book in the bestselling series.”
Are you psyched? Get prepared for the Prisoner of Azkaban cover by checking out the new covers for Sorcerer’s Stone and Chamber of Secrets. Let us know what you think after the opening ceremonies! And if you’re not going to be at LeakyCon, don’t worry – we’ll post the image here!