The UK illustrator for the first Harry Potter novel has solved a long-running fan mystery about an unknown wizard on the back cover.
Harry Potter is certainly the most iconic multimedia fantasy franchise of the 21st century. What started as the tale of a young wizard attending a school for magic has expanded to include video games, theme parks, a two-night stage show, and a series of prequels inspired by the in-fiction textbook Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them.
However, before all of the hullabaloo surrounding the boy wizard, Harry Potter started as a single children's novel that would kick off a seven-book series.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (which was retitled Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone for American markets), written by a then-unknown author, was released in 1997.Read more on screenrant.com