On a new interview the illustrator Jim Kay reveals how he fell when he was chosen to illustrate the new books from the Harry Potter series and reveals some of his inspiration sources.

‘My first reaction was, “Why would you do that?” I loved the films – they were so beautifully done and to me, Daniel Radcliffe was Harry Potter.’

You can read the complete interview, which includes some new illustration for “Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets”, here

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets’ by JK Rowling, illustrated by Jim Kay, will be published by Bloomsbury on Oct 4 2016 and is already on pre-order