Tag Archives: JK Rowling

10 British Children’s Books That Every Older American Kid Should Read

It’s not nice to talk down to people, so if you are of any age between ten and twenty and any of these suggestions are simply too young for you, that is fine.

J.K. Rowling And The Narwhal Tusk Of Historical Identification

This might be the best story to feature J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and a narwhal that I’ve heard in… well it’s a while.

JK Rowling Explains This Whole ‘Robert Galbraith’ Thing

The story so far: JK Rowling, celebrated author of magical tales for children, has released a book under a different name. It is called The Cuckoo’s Calling and she is called Robert Galbraith.

JK Rowling and the Novel of Hidden Authors

JK Rowling fans could be forgiven for assuming that their favorite author was having a restful time after the completion of her duties with Harry Potter and the world of wizardry and witchcraft. She had, as far as anyone was aware, only ...

Poll Results! 10 Greatest British Sci-Fi/Fantasy Novelists

The results are in! You’ve voted, we’ve counted, and now we can reveal which of the ten writing giants listed below is the favorite of Anglophenia readers.

JK Rowling’s ‘Casual Vacancy’ to Become BBC Series

The Casual Vacancy, JK Rowling‘s first novel after the profitable Harry Potter book series, is set to be adapted to television by the BBC, BBC NEWS has confirmed. Rowling will collaborate on the series, which is currently set for ...

JK Rowling Wins Right to Build 40-ft. Tree Houses in Garden

Harry Potter author JK Rowling has won the right to build 40-feet tall tree houses, complete with “secret tunnels, a rope bridge and turreted roofs,” in her garden on her property in Edinburgh, The Daily Telegraph reports. ...

JK Rowling Unveils Her First Grown-up Book: ‘The Casual Vacancy’

It’s been a long time coming, especially for Harry Potter fans who’ve grown up with her writing, bu JK Rowling has finally finished her first novel aimed at an adult audience, and it’s set to be released this fall.

Daniel Radcliffe Was Allergic To Harry Potter’s Specs

It’s funny to think, for a story which is so ridden with talk of destiny and following the path laid down for you by your genes, that Harry Potter actor Daniel Radcliffe may not have been born into the role that made his name.

J.K. Rowling: ‘I Nearly Killed Off Ron Weasley’

If you’re a Harry Potter fan, you’ll know one of the common threads of all of the stories is that poor Ron Weasley gets the rough end of the stick more often than most. Not as often as Neville Longbottom, but then Neville ...