HarperCollins has signed a global publishing deal with Warner Brothers to publish the Fantastic Beasts, adult tie-in titles. The books will be about the making of the film and will feature interviews with the cast and filmmakers. Colouring and postcard books will also be available.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, written by J K Rowling, was inspired by her ‘Hogwarts textbook’ of the same name. It will be released in cinemas in 2D and 3D on 18th November and promises to be the beginning of the biggest film trilogy of the next five years.
The Harry Potter brand is the highest grossing franchise ever, with $7.7billion at the box office and 450 million books sold in 77 languages and 200 countries. Built through fifteen years of books, theatrical events, consumer products and themed entertainment, a global fanbase of 75 million across social media is waiting for this exciting new film.
Explore the magic behind the movie… For more information on our gorgeous official tie-in titles, please click the links below or download the full brochure.
Explore the film wizardry of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them with new titles releasing this Autumn…
Inside the Magic: The Making of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
9780008204594 | £14.99 | Pub date: 18th November
The definitive adult companion book to the film – meet Newt Scamander and the principal characters, locations, artifacts and beasts that he encounters in 1920’s New York and featuring a forward by Eddie Redmayne.
Packed with exciting photos of film-making magic
Revealing insights from the cast and crew including director David Yates and producer David Heyman, Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterson, Alison Sudoi, Dan Fogler, Colin Farrell and many other
The Case of Beasts: Explore the film wizardry of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
9780008204600 | £30.00 | Pub date: 18th November
Designed by MinaLima, designers of the graphic props for the Harry Potter films as well as Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, with a forward by Eddie Redmayne, this collectible volume delivers an enchanting interactive experience by sharing film-making secrets, film photography and artwork, and behind-the-scenes stories.
Full of removable, facsimile reproductions of props and paper ephemera from the movie.
The Art of the Film: Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
9780008204617 | £35.00 | Pub date: 18th November
Edited by Dermot Power, concept artist on the film, journey through a design process every bit as wonderful as that encountered by Newt Scamander in the wizarding world.
Hundreds of production paintings, concept sketches, storyboards, blueprints and matte paintings.
Filled with insights from the film’s Academy Award-winning production designer Stuart Craig and the art department.
Unleash your creativity with this magical range of colouring and postcard books…
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Magical Characters and Places Colouring Book
9780008204624 | £9.99 | Pub date: 1st September
From the bustling city streets and buildings of a vibrant 1926 New York, to Queenie’s apartment and the wonders of MACUSA, this book invites you to colour your way through the adventure.
Intricately illustrated black and white gallery of characters and scenes form the film.
Numerous props and artifacts inside, including wands, signs and symbols, and maybe even a fantastic beast….
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: Magical Creatures Colouring Book
9780008204631 | £9.99 | Pub date: 1st December
Unleash your creativity to add colour and life to the menagerie of magical creatures.
Presented in stunning black & white detail.
From the Niffler to the Swooping Evil, colour your way into the
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: A Book of 20 Postcards to Colour
9780008204648 | £6.99 | Pub date: 1st December
Filled with intricate illustrations and dazzling designs, this book of fantastic postcards allows readers to tap into their creative spirit.
Features a heavy card stock cover and enchanting black and white line art.
Ideal of colouring with markets, pencils, crayons and paints.