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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Mary GrandPre Talks "Deathly Hallows" Cover and More

Posted by: sue
June 10, 2007, 12:25 PM

In a new interview with the Pioneer Press, artist Mary GrandPre discusses the cover art she created for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows. She says the whole process of creating her work for the last Harry Potter novel took two and a half months, as she says she "first does "pencilContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Mary GrandPre: "There is a Reason" for "Deathly Hallows" Cover Art Images

Posted by: sue
June 05, 2007, 07:25 AM

The Detroit Free Press has a new interview this morning with artist Mary GrandPre about the work she does illustrating the US editions of the Harry Potter novels. Stating again she can not speak about her thoughts having been one of the very few to have already read Harry PotterContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Live Call-Out PotterCast Tomorrow Night

Posted by: Melissa
March 28, 2007, 10:55 PM

(Looking for the cover art? Right here, at
Tonight, we released a special edition of PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast (click for details), to celebrate the release of the cover art and dish on some of the first theories; tomorrow we want to hear from you. This will be a call-OUT castContinued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Deathly Hallows Cover Art and Summaries Released! Brit Page Count Confirmed!

Posted by: Melissa
March 28, 2007, 07:06 AM

Update: We've updated our PotterCast, our Harry Potter podcast with a cover release show (called "Cover Art, or, Whose Soul Is It Anyway?"), going over all the new theories. Click here for details or just update your iTunes or press play on a Flash player!Continued...

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

"TODAY" To Reveal Cover Art

Posted by: Melissa
March 28, 2007, 07:00 AM

NBC's The Today Show has announced that they're about to have some big Potter news. Tune into your local channel to see the cover art revealed first hand!


Sketch from "Goblet of Fire" on Auction for Charity

Posted by: sue
March 09, 2007, 09:24 AM

A sketch by Harry Potter illustrator Mary GrandPre is one of two the artist donated for auction to benefit a center that helps those with cancer. A sketch made for Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is up for auction tonight in Sarasota, Florida, and you can see this image here. The Herald TribuneContinued...


Audio Interview with Mary GrandPre

Posted by: sue
January 14, 2007, 06:10 PM

A podcast featuring a recent interview with US Harry Potter illustrator Mary GrandPre has now surfaced online. While this interview contains no new information about "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" (she says she doesn't know anything about it yet) the artist does say she would one day likeContinued...

Cover Art

Sketch Made for Prisoner of Azkaban Book Up for Auction

Posted by: sue
November 30, 2006, 10:34 AM

A sketch originally made for the cover of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban is up for auction in the UK this weekend. This is London reports :

Illustrator Cliff Wright, who also designed the cover for Harry Potter And The Chamber of Secrets, the previous book in the series, isContinued...


Second New Cover for "Fantastic Beasts" Box Set

Posted by: sue
October 11, 2006, 09:44 AM

Last month we told you that there was a new cover on the box set of Harry's School Books, and now a second new piece of artwork for the set has emerged online. This artwork from Mary GrandPre, which you can see here in our galleries, shows a...troll :) This special box set contains Harry'sContinued...


Official, Signed GrandPre Art for Sale

Posted by: Melissa
February 12, 2006, 12:55 AM

ArtInsights, a gallery which handles American Harry Potter illustrator Mary GrandPre's original art and Harry Potter limited editions, has released two pieces of new artwork, which Art Inisghts sent us and you can now see in our gallery:

Dueling Wizards
Counting the Days
Each piece is signed by Mary GrandPre;Continued...

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

New Interview with Spanish HP Illustrator

Posted by: Melissa
February 08, 2006, 09:53 PM

Spanish HP site has translated its recent interview with the Spanish Harry Potter Illustrator, Dolores Aavedaãno for us, which you can read below. Thanks, Martin!
This is a preview: the rest is here.

This interview has been translated, so there may be some errors.

How many time do you spendContinued...

Book Translations

French HBP Cover Online

Posted by: Melissa
August 23, 2005, 12:29 PM

The cover for the French version of HBP has surfaced here. Thanks Alain!


2006 GrandPre Calendar Images

Posted by: Melissa
August 03, 2005, 08:54 PM

Reader Mary just sent us scans of the mini- and full-size 2006 GrandPre calendar, which is available via Amazon (small calendar, big calendar), or at our Cauldron Shop calendar page. There's a lot of new art, including some from OotP, so check it out - thank you Mary!
The Small Wall Calendar, 2006:
January: fromContinued...


For further discussion of the covers and the interview...

Posted by: Melissa
March 08, 2005, 11:40 AM

...visit the threads on our forum, where discussions are already heating up. The threads in question are in the Daily Prophet Section.

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

ON TLC: High-Res HBP Covers

Posted by: Melissa
March 08, 2005, 07:44 AM

We have the high-res Scholastic cover right here!
Important Note: These images as presented on Leaky are the highest res available legally. The image must be smaller than the size of the acutal book - if it's not others can print the cover themselves. Out of respect for the people making this book we have downsizedContinued...

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