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British writer J.K. Rowling (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

JK Rowling to pen new magic movie for Warner Bros

LONDON (AP) — J.K. Rowling’s world of wizardry is coming back to the big screen — but without Harry Potter. Film studio Warner Bros. announced Thursday that Rowling will write the screenplay for a movie […]

09/12/2013

British writer J.K. Rowling (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis, File)

Rowling accepts donation for identity revelation

LONDON (AP) — Author J.K. Rowling accepted an apology and a charitable donation Wednesday from a law firm which revealed she wrote a crime novel under a pseudonym. The “Harry Potter” author was exposed by […]

07/31/2013

Rowling's first novel for adults goes on sale

LONDON (AP) – British bookshops opened their doors early Thursday and some grown-up Harry Potter fans lined up overnight as J.K. Rowling launched her long-anticipated first book for adults, “The Casual Vacancy.” The lines were […]

09/27/2012

Free Potter e-books to be offered through Kindle

(AP) – Harry Potter has joined the Kindle lending library. Amazon.com announced Thursday that on June 19, the e-book editions of J.K. Rowling’s seven Potter novels will become part of the Kindle service available to […]

05/10/2012