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J.K. Rowling

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J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter play 'Cursed Child' is an official sequel

The Pottermore site reveals that J.K. Rowling's "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" is the eighth story in the series. The upcoming play will focus on Harry and his youngest son Albus.

By October 23, 2015

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J.K. Rowling: Trump is worse than Voldemort

After some controversial comments from Donald Trump, folks on Twitter started comparing the presidential candidate to He Who Must Not Be Named. But author J.K. Rowling takes it a step further.

By December 8, 2015

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The first of J.K. Rowling's 12 'Harry Potter' short stories is here

The initial short whisks us away to Severus Snape's hometown of Cokeworth.

By December 12, 2014

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J.K. Rowling: Seriously, guys, the new 'Harry Potter' play isn't a prequel

"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling answers tweet after tweet clarifying for anyone who's still confused that the upcoming "Harry Potter" play is not a prequel to the film series.

By June 29, 2015

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'Gay people just look like people': J.K. Rowling defends Dumbledore

The "Harry Potter" author gently responds to a fan on Twitter who "can't see" Hogwarts' headmaster being gay.

By March 25, 2015

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Expecto Pup-tronum! J.K. Rowling puts darling dog in Gryffindor gear

Gryffindor may have just found its new mascot. In celebration of World Book Day, "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling tweets an adorable image of a puppy decked out in Gryffindor garb.

By March 5, 2015

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J.K. Rowling brings singing sorceress to life in new 'Harry Potter' story

Meet Celestina Warbeck -- a singer from the "Harry Potter" books who now has her own story on the Pottermore website.

By August 22, 2014

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J.K. Rowling reaches out to shooting survivor who quoted Dumbledore

The Harry Potter author wrote to teenager Cassidy Stay, who quoted the wizardly headmaster at her murdered family's memorial service, sending her condolences -- and a wand.

By August 7, 2014

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E-book glitch leaves new J.K. Rowling novel unreadable

Harry Potter author's first adult novel arrives to mixed reviews, but e-book readers who bought the book today couldn't even read it.

By September 27, 2012

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J.K. Rowling leads off Sony's Wonderbook series

At E3 2012 in Los Angeles, Sony showed off the new Wonderbook platform for the PlayStation 3. Making use of the PlayStation Eye camera and Move controller, the new title "Book of Spells" features new writing from Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling and aims to provide an immersive reading experience.

June 4, 2012