A signed copy of J.K. Rowling’s new crime novel, Career of Evil, was put up for auction. J.K. Rowling would probably approve of this donation from one of the lucky owners of a signed book, as the book was auctioned for a good cause, for local charity, Brighouse and Surrounding Homeless. There are only 200...read more!
Imagine for a moment that author J.K. Rowling had not exercised so much control over the films made from her ridiculously successful Harry Potter novels. What if she’d simply signed a contract, taken the money, and said, “Do whatever the hell you want to with these bloody books. Show More Summary
Unsurprisingly, J.K. Rowling is being recognized as Scotland’s top writer on Twitter, according to Edinburgh Evening News. Though Rowling is originally from England, she resides in Edinburgh, Scotland. She regularly enchants her 5.8 million Twitter followers with witty, pensive, funny, and opinionated tweets. Show More Summary
Based on the middle book in J.K. Rowling's series, "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" was a pivotal film in many ways. Released 10 years ago this week (on November 18, 2005), "Goblet" marked the first time Harry (Daniel Radcliffe)...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE– Up-and-coming Brit scribe Jon Croker will adapt Enid Blyton’s classic tale of derring-do The Famous Five for UK production powerhouse Working Title. Blyton, akin to the JK Rowling of her day, is one of the biggest selling children's authors in history with global sales of over 600M books. Show More Summary
A deluxe illustrated edition of J.K. Rowling's ?Harry Potter and The Philosopher?s Stone? containing inscriptions from the author (?The Book that changed my life. ?J.K. Rowling?), and the illustrator ("Mine too! Thank you Jo. | Jim Kay"),...Show More Summary
One Direction has been dominating headlines with news about their anticipated release of Made In The A.M. along with the tragic coincidence of the terrorist attacks happening on the same days. Because One Direction fans have been prioritizing grieving with Paris, they may not have noticed headlines about a ruined charity opportunity. Show More Summary
A deluxe illustrated edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, written by J.K. Rowling and illustrated by Jim Kay, will be auctioned off to benefit charity. The auction is intended to take place on December 17, at Sotheby’s London. The book contains a unique dragon illustration, as well as the inscriptions, “The book that changed...read more!
Niall Horan, Harry Styles, Louis Tomlinson, and Liam Payne will soon embark on a two year-long vacation from being boy band stars, and many One Direction fans are likely trying to deal with their lengthy temporary break by speculating about what the guys will do without the group. Show More Summary
The saga of Harry Potter is now surely a contemporary legend, with many renditions of J.K. Rowling's boy wizard having sprung up across the cultural spectrum. But sometimes, it's best to get back to the basics — kittens doing some live...Show More Summary
Just one week after Entertainment Weekly revealed that J.K. Rowling invented an American word for "muggle," causing diehard Harry Potter fans to react as though Mom had tossed out their most sentimental childhood possessions, Harry himself...Show More Summary
Next year we’re going to return to the “Wizarding World” of JK Rowling, the new title for whatever Warner Bros. and the Harry Potter author have cooked up for future film series set […]
Harry has spoken. Actor Daniel Radcliffe has weighed on the controversy that sprang up as soon as J.K. Rowling revealed that the term "Muggle" — the word for non-magical human beings in the Harry Potter books and film series — is not used among American witches and wizards. See also: Did J.K. Show More Summary
Not much is known about the big-screen adaptation of J.K. Rowling's book "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them" beyond its cast, until recently. Entertainment Weekly shared an exclusive report about the film and its plot details, as well as sharing some interesting news from the film's London set.
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them is becoming one of the most highly anticipated movies of next year. Harry Potter fansÂ know they will have a new look at the world created by J.K. Rowling on the big screen, but it looks like one...Show More Summary
Let it be known: Pastor Kevin Swanson is no Harry Potter fan. In fact, Swanson is so opposed to J.K. Rowling's iconic series, he'd prefer that parents would drown their children instead of allowing them to read it. Swanson, who is a...Show More Summary
In an improbable, possibly magical twist of fate, the names of two writers who are poles apart in style, literary preoccupation, historical period — virtually every category, in other words — have been brought together under the windblown umbrella of recent news. Otherwise, these two giants of literature — J.K. Rowling and J.K. Huysmans — share only one thing: a name. …Read More
If you haven't noticed, JK Rowling is determined to bridge the gap between magical worlds by revealing more and more details about the Potterverse See also: J.K. Rowling says we've been pronouncing Voldemort's name completely wrong Some...Show More Summary
Just call Stephen Colbert he who must not be silent. "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling keeps revealing secrets about the franchise that change its whole story, and the "Late Show" host thinks it's getting a bit riddikulus. For example, Colbert...Show More Summary
In 1993 Joanne Rowling was a 28-year-old single mother, living in Edinburgh after leaving a failed marriage in Portugal. She arrived in Scotland with three completed chapters of a speculative novel about a child who discovers he is destined to become a wizard. Show More Summary