Illustration by Jim Kay/ Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2015
It may be National Taco Day, but something else happened today that you need to know. A little book called Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Illustrated Edition came out today, and it's gorgeous. This isn't the good old Chamber of Secrets you remember, either. While it's the same story, every single page (no joke) has been illustrated, in color, by artist Jim Kay, Pottermore.com notes. It's really something else, you guys. If you've ever wondered what Harry's world would look like interpreted by an artist, you're in luck. The hardback book is published by Bloomsbury, who describes the new edition; "Prepare to be spellbound by Jim Kay's dazzling full-color illustrations in this stunning new edition of J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets. Breathtaking scenes, dark themes and unforgettable characters – including Dobby and Gilderoy Lockhart – await inside this fully illustrated edition." You sold yet?