Today marks the 7th anniversary of The Birthday Book. It was first published on November 6, 2008. The book includes an extract from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows along with an introduction by J.K. Rowling and illustrations by Quentin Blake. Happy anniversary!
It also marks the 5th anniversary of the Hardback 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 9’200 copies each. It was just a week after their publication in a paperback edition. Happy anniversary to them!