Today marks the 5th anniversary of the Paperback Signature Edition. All seven stories from Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone to Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows were first published with new covers by Clare Melinsky on November 1, 2010 by Bloomsbury in an edition of 63’586 copies for Philosopher’s Stone, 63’102 copies for Chamber of Secrets, 63’312 copies for Prisoner of Azkaban, 65’040 copies for Goblet of Fire, 63’435 copies for Order of the Phoenix, 64’252 copies for Half-Blood Prince and 65’200 copies for Deathly Hallows.
It also marks the 13th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone and Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets in their American Mass Market Edition. The books were first published by Scholastic on November 1, 2002.
It’s also the 15th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in its American Deluxe Edition. The book was first published by Scholastic on November 1, 2000 in an edition of about 100’000 copies.
We also celebrate the 15th anniversary of Families just like us, which includes a foreword written by J.K. Rowling.