Reader Mariano has sent us what appears to be the Italian cover art for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince; you can see the whole thing here He has also given us a loose translation of the back text, which is this quote from HBP (which is from the English editions, not a translated Italian one):
The German version of HBP is due out Oct. 1; see a new hi-res pic of the volume right here.
The Swedish Rowling Fan Club let us know that the cover to the Swedish edition of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince , or "Harry Potter och Halvblodsprinsen" has been released. Check it out here!
Geraldine from UniversHarryPotter.com let us know that they have posted a high res photo of the cover of the French edition of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince or "Harry Potter et le Prince de Sang-Mele", which you can see here.
The cover for the French version of HBP has surfaced here. Thanks Alain!
Reader Ingeborg let us know that the cover of the Danish translation of HBP, or "Harry Potter og halvblodsprinsen", has been released. You can see it here. Caution: Book spoilers. The book will be released in Denmark on October 15th.
Scholastic has updated the "fun stuff" section of their Harry Potter site to include some cool new Half-Blood Prince bookmarks for you to print out. There is a set of two, one with the front and back covers of the regular edition of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince , and the other featuringContinued...
Scholastic has a fun thing up now on their Harry Potter website. There is a magnifying glass that you can use to get a closer look at the entire cover for the Deluxe Edition of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Check it out!
Scholastic has officially released today the entire jacket cover of the Deluxe version of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince.
On their website Scholastic says:
"We are excited to release more artwork than ever before for this spectacular deluxe edition, where layers of suspenseContinued...
As noted in our earlier report this morning, Bloomsbury is releasing footage of JKR signing a copy of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. This video and more is now online. After clicking at this link, click on where it says "Electronic Press Kit- Video and Footage". Quicktime andContinued...
The Harry Potter Fan Zone has posted an extended promotional cutout of the HBP artwork (this was done in 2003, too, in the form of large cardboard phoenixes). You can see more detail about the fire coming out of Dumbledore's wand. Thanks HPFZ!
Bloomsbury has now posted the entire book jacket of the Children's version of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, to reveal the new back cover art, along with some interesting flap photos. Click here to view it. Enjoy! (Caution-spoilerish - Note: Bloomsbury has let us know that they have taken careContinued...