Apple launches Harry Potter iBooks with new annotations and animation

Digital editions had previously only been available via the Pottermore Shop.
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Enhanced editions of all seven books in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter series are now available exclusively on Apple's iBooks Store.

The books feature the original text, interactive animations and artwork, as well as annotations written by Rowling.

The Harry Potter digital books had previously only been available for readers to purchase through the Pottermore Shop.

“I’m thrilled to see the Harry Potter books so beautifully realised on iBooks for the digital world; the artwork and animations in these enhanced editions bring the stories alive in a delightful new way,” said J.K. Rowling.

Apple CEO Tim Cook added: "Harry Potter fans are going to love how their favourite stories come to life.

“J.K. Rowling’s legendary series is perfect for enjoying on your iPad or iPhone and we’re thrilled to offer them exclusively on the iBooks Store.”


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