Harry Potter Illustrated Books


Harry Potter Illustrated Books
Illustrated Harry Potter Books

After more than 25 years, Harry Potter’s magic is still potent and continues to attract new fans. And why not! Harry’s story is the most engaging and intriguing tale ever written – totally relatable & consuming!! JK Rowling’s writing is so magical that all you have to do is read the first page & you will enter the world of magic, totally hooked and enthralled. There are billions of fans out there that took up reading just because of the phenomenon called Harry Potter. Even the new generation finds it to be a page-turner and we are sure even for the coming generations, the coming of age story of this adorable wizard will be a smashing hit!

Harry Potter fans are obsessed with HP and the love is not limited to the books only. In addition to reading the HP books what else Harry Potter fans do? We buy Harry Potter-inspired accessories, notebooks, video games, movies, and even posters/art. This also includes buying the illustrated versions of the Harry Potter books. Yes we know we are not kids, but the illustrated HP books are like treasures that we HP lovers want at all costs.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone

Harry Potter and the Chambers of Secret

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

 Why illustrated Harry Potter books?

Everyone likes revisiting the old good memories, similarly, readers love revisiting good old books that they have read growing up. More than half of the Harry Potter fanatics are known to have re-read the books several times over the years, and many of them are unofficial experts when it comes to Harry’s universe.

When fans come across the republished editions of Harry Potter books with different cover art and illustrations, they take it as a chance to read the book in a different light.

Reading the old book becomes a new experience with new interesting illustrations. No wonder people buy it nonetheless. 

Why are illustrated books better?

Illustrated books are great for children who are young readers. The fans of HP who are now parents also buy illustrated books for themselves as well as their kids, because it gives them a chance to share something special with their kids. Also, with illustrations, the books become more & more interesting, which can help the budding readers in a lot of ways.

An illustrated book helps children in a lot of ways; here are a few reasons why you should buy illustrated Harry Potter books

  • Illustrations make reading more interesting and children find it easy to concentrate.
  • It has also been seen that by introducing children to illustrated books like Matilda or Harry Potter, the child’s language skills improve a lot. When children see and read, they are able to add words to their daily vocabulary more easily.
With Illustrated books parents find it easy to include reading in their children’s everyday routine. Because of that, they are able to learn more words on a daily basis and prove to be really helpful in increasing the children’s vocabulary. It also enhances their recall power too.
  • Illustrated book’s pictures make it really easy for the child to understand the context and they are able to relate to the story more.  
  • It has been found that children find it difficult to memorize a story if only words are used.  However, with a picture book, the engagement increases, the child interacts with the story. This is the main reason that most illustrated books have more illustrations than words.

Which Harry Potter Book to buy for the kids first?

With kids, it is better to introduce the books one at a time. You should start with Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (the illustrated edition), and gradually move on to Illustrated Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, followed by Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban illustrated edition.

Goblet of Fire & other books should be introduced later on. Most people buy all the illustrated Harry Potter books in the same order.