Articles Tagged 'Robert Galbraith'

The Silkworm

J.K. Rowling Confirms Second Crime Novel and Festival Appearance

J.K. Rowling enjoyed “channeling her inner bloke” writing under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, author of The Cuckoo’s Calling, that she is going to give it another go with a second crime novel, reports BBC News. Rowling had successfully submitted her book proposal to her editor David Shelley as Galbraith. From the get go, the famed […]

The Cuckoo’s Calling, Stack of Books

Lawyer Who Snitched on J.K. Rowling Gets Fined and Rebuked

The lawyer who done J.K. Rowling wrong is going to pay for it. Chris Gossage, a London solicitor whose firm repped the Harry Potter author, is the fellow who revealed to a friend of his wife last summer that Rowling was really the author of The Cuckoo’s Calling. Rowling had published the mystery novel last spring under a pseudonym, Robert […]

J.K. Rowling announces Pottermore

Brits with Birthdays: J.K. Rowling Turns the Page on Another Year, and More

J.K. Rowling is having a busy month. Not Benedict Cumberbatch busy, but busy nonetheless. Two weeks ago, the Harry Potter writer was revealed to be the real author of a mystery novel, The Cuckoo’s Calling, which had been published last spring–to sparse sales–under the pseudonym, Robert Galbraith. Once Rowling’s involvement became known, the book almost instantly shot up to near the […]

JK Rowling

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. She also invented a history for him, one that would plausibly allow her not to be forced into making public appearances dressed […]