September 26, 2012
J.K. Rowling plans to return to writing for young people — and the author says she doesn’t rule out another book set in Harry Potter’s magical world.
Rowling became the world’s most successful living writer with her seven novels about a boy who discovers that he is a wizard and is pitched into battle against the forces of evil. Access the Full Story
April 12, 2012
She may not be ableto match the phenomenal success of the Harry Potter series, but J.K. Rowling has high hopes for “The Casual Vacancy,” her first novel for adults. The title was announced Thursday by Little, Brown&Co. along with a brief plot synopsis for the book. Access the Full Story
March 08, 2012
NEW YORK, N.Y.
J.K. Rowling’s long-awaited website for all things Harry Potter will be open for business in early April.
The Pottermore site was announced last year, with a scheduled launch in October. But a statement posted on the site this week says testing was extended after feedback from early users made it “clear that our original platform wouldn’t be suitable when millions more users came on to the site.”Access the Full Story
February 23, 2012
NEW YORK, N.Y.
Adult fans of J.K. Rowling can rejoice: She has a new novel coming, for grownups.
The kids will have to wait and see. Access the Full Story
November 24, 2011
Author J.K. Rowling told a U.K. media ethics inquiry Thursday how she felt “under siege” from intrusive journalists, who staked out her house and even went so far as to slip a note into her 5-year-old daughter’s school bag. Access the Full Story
July 08, 2011
Daniel Radcliffe has taken his final turn as Harry Potter, but now, with the film series’ final installment — “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2” — in theaters next Friday, the British actor has revealed he took some of the props home. Access the Full Story