Harry Potter: The Wand Collection (Book)
Hardcover – November 14, 2017
In the Harry Potter films, each wand is as unique as the witch or wizard who wields it. From Hermione Granger’s elegant, vine-wrapped wand to the bone-inlaid wands of the Death Eaters, each was designed and crafted by the filmmakers to reflect its owner’s identity.
Harry Potter: The Wand Collection is a visual guide to these magical wands, their makers, and the characters who mastered them. Profiles of each wand feature stunning new photography of the original props, wand statistics, insights from the cast and crew, and other filmmaking secrets from the Warner Bros. archive.
This collectible volume is an ideal resource for both wand-wielding veteran fans seeking to learn the history behind these beloved items and a new generation just beginning their journey into the wizarding world.
"'Harry Potter: The Wand Collection' Will Teach You Everything You Want To Know About A Wizard's Most Important Tool" (Bustle)
"The book provides a detailed look at each of the primary wands featured in the Harry Potter films, along with a thorough exploration of how they were conceived, what they’re made of, and the ideas behind their construction. Almost every major character, from Harry to Ron to Voldemort, is included." (Entertainment Weekly)
"The collectible volume allows fans to delve into the creation and history behind these beloved props and further immerse themselves in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter" (The Daily Dot)
"The coffee-table collectible shows off the intricacies of the series’ most iconic wands, with detailed profiles of each wand and backstage secrets from the concept artists and prop makers who actually crafted them." (Parade)
"Hooray, There's Now An Official "Harry Potter" Book About Wands" (Buzzfeed)
About the Author
Monique Peterson is a writer and producer of books, film, broadcast, and online media. Her works include titles on film, art, science, history, sports, and pop culture for The Walt Disney Company, National Geographic, Discovery Channel, Random House, and Scholastic. She is currently writing a novel for young adults.