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j. k. rowling


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


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


'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


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


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


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


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


Pottermore site gets a shiny revamp, new 'Harry Potter' backstory

J.K. Rowling takes the wraps off a revamped Pottermore website, along with some completely new details on the history of the Potter family.

By September 22, 2015


Blood, murder and magic: What if 'Harry Potter' films were rated R?

The Fine Brothers picture what "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" would look in their new animated series that reimagines G- and PG-rated films as something much darker.

By July 1, 2015


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