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Telegraph.co.ukFormer Calgarian goes from Harry Potter fan to J.K. Rowling biopic starCalgary HeraldWesley MacInnes was about 11-years-old when he first became hooked on Harry Potter, devouring each new volume in the young-adult fantasy series as fast as author JK Rowling could write them. ...Who Do You Think You Are? JK Rowling: Harry Potter and the riddle of the ...Telegraph.co.ukPottermore reveals Hermione & Neville's Hogwarts Sorting, JK Rowling's original 40SnitchSeeker.comFirst Glimpses inside JK Rowling's Magical Online World of Pottermoreio9The Periscope Post -Publishers Weekly -The Guardianall 25 news articles »
Los Angeles Times'One Day' writer David Nicholls pulls double duty with film workLos Angeles TimesAlthough JK Rowling didn't adapt her bestsellers for Warner Bros.' franchise — that task fell mainly to Steve Kloves — her presence loomed large over the production of all eight films about the boy wizard. Kloves has said the two communicated closely ...and more »
Contactmusic.comRowling's Tears Over Great-Grandfather's War BraveryContactmusic.comHarry Potter author JK Rowling broke down in tears during the taping of a British TV show after learning of her great-grandfather's bravery during the First World War. The writer was learning about her family history on genealogy show Who Do You Think ...
Business InsiderThese 10 Authors Are The Highest Paid In The WorldBusiness InsiderSince the beginning of the Harry Potter craze, JK Rowling has always been one of the highest-earning authors in the world. Shockingly, she didn't make this year's top ten. While other authors have been able to stay on top by converting their books into ...
SILive.comNo Truth to PublishAmerica's JK Rowling ClaimBooktrade.infoJK Rowling's spokesman has denied claims made by the publishing company, PublishAmerica, which promised to bring attention to their client's books in a meeting with Ms. Rowling. According to the AP, PublishAmerica asked writers to submit 50-100 word ...J.K. Rowling spokesman: Publisher's claim of getting an audience with her falseWashington Postall 85 news articles »
Riverfront Times (blog)'Magicians' series brings fantasy genre to adultsKansas City StarJust ask JK Rowling, who'd be quite well off financially even if her Harry Potter books hadn't been made into movies. But what about adults? Is it possible to address their concerns through a genre that's largely associated with wizards and witches, ...'Magicians' series brings fantasy genre to adultsTheNewsTribune.comall 15 news articles »
BBC NewsJK Rowling's Who Do You Think You Are? and The Glee Project: TV PicksMetroTV Preview: The Glee Project bring the '80s back, while The Pendle Witch investigates the elaborate claims of Witchcraft from a child on to her family, as JK Rowling traces her heritage in Who Do You Think You Are? Tenacity is the theme of the latest ...Last Night's TV: The Pendle Witch Child/BBC4Who Do You Think You Are?/BBC1The Independentall 6 news articles »
Telegraph.co.ukJK Rowling: literary inspiration in her family past?Telegraph.co.ukCeri Radford hopes that JK Rowling will write a book about the fantastic stories she uncovers on the BBC One genealogy programme, Who Do You Think You Are? By Ceri Radford Nobody feels sorry for JK Rowling. She is the most staggeringly successful ...
NEWS.com.auPottered history goes onlineThe AustralianHarry Potter creator JK Rowling poses for photographers during the launch of her new project Pottermore. Picture: AFP Source: AFP THE inspiration for Harry Potter's repulsive relations, the wizarding world's affection for imperial measurements and an ...Pottermore: your experiencesThe Guardian'Pottermore' access as tricky as Rowling's booksThe State Journal-RegisterJ K Rowling's Pottermore launchesMusicrooms.netNews10.net -Telegraph.co.uk -The Booksellerall 109 news articles »
Telegraph.co.ukJK Rowling digs into her French family treeUSA TodayLONDON (AP) — For years, Harry Potter author JK Rowling and her family had honored a French ancestor who they believed was a World War I war hero. By Carl Court, AFP/Getty Images Harry Pottter author JK Rowling had been proud of the fact that she was ...JK Rowling discovers her family history of single mothersTelegraph.co.ukJK Rowling's Case of Mistaken Identity - Why Genealogists Caught What Others ...About - News & IssuesJK Rowling discovers family historyMarie Claire.co.ukstv.tv -Times of India -Anglophenia (blog)all 254 news articles »
...one really knows what’s next for Harry Potter or for Hogwarts for that matter — except for its author J.K. Rowling. But good news is on the horizon for Potterheads! J. K. Rowling has something up in her sleeve to keep all of you happy. See this image below… This...
...out manuscripts and endured multiple rejections because publishers considered childrens' a books unprofitable. Eventually, Rowling was accepted by an agent and a publisher. She was told that she would never make money as an author of children's books. She...
Globe and MailGlobe EditorialGlobe and Mail: Amazon.com worker Jennifer Bladow moves pre-packaged copies of the new Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, by author JK Rowling on a conveyor belt at ...
'Twilight' series on list of challenged booksGainesville SunStephenie Meyer, the hottest author for young people since JK Rowling, has a new link to the creator of "Harry Potter": a place high on the list of books ...
Earthtimes (press release)Harry Potter No. 8? This fan isn't sure she's on board.Christian Science MonitorJK Rowling's comment that she might return to Potter's world one day lit the same fires I remember feeling a decade ago, when I learned that the fourth book ...The Return of Harry Potter?IGN[Movies] Will There Be Another Harry Potter Book And Movie?411mania.comHarry Potter's QuidditchMixx Buzzers (blog)The Snapper -MovieWeb -Daily Top Trendsall 25 news articles »
RTE.ieJK Rowling isn't Done with Harry PotterCDInsightDespite the fact that Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is the last book in JK Rowling's seven-part Harry Potter series, she said she may write more ...JK Rowling Might Write More Harry Potter BooksABC NewsJ.K. Rowling: A new 'Harry Potter' book in 'maybe 10 years from now'Gather.comWill JK Rowling Pen an 8th 'Harry Potter'?TheCelebrityCafe.comMTV.com (blog) -SnitchSeeker.com -On Location Vacations (blog)all 58 news articles »
Newsmakers: Shoaib's U-turn, J K Rowling's surpriseSifySeventy-three security personnel were killed on April 6, 2010, when over 700 Maoist guerrillas in Chhattisgarh's Bastar region ambushed a 120-member ...
Indian ExpressJK Rowling Isn't Done With The 'Harry Potter' Universe, But Where Could The ...MTV.com (blog)"Potter" creator JK Rowling revealed that she'd like to return to the "Harry Potter" universe, "maybe in the next 10 years." Harry's boy wizard story ends ...JK Rowling: Another book soonCNNJK Rowling Reveals Possibility Of New BookRTT NewsMiss Harry Potter? JK Says He Could Come Back - In 10 YearsAnglotopia.netmediabistro.com (blog) -Hollywood News -Christian Science Monitorall 92 news articles »
Daily MailPrincess Diana, Margaret Thatcher and JK Rowling voted among the top 125 women ...Daily MailPrincess Diana, Margaret Thatcher and JK Rowling have all made the list that marks the 125th anniversary of US magazine Good Housekeeping. ...Oprah tops magazine poll for worlds most influential womanMonsters and Critics.comall 3 news articles »
Just Jared Jr.Apolo Ohno reads 'Green Eggs and Ham'; J.K. Rowling feels the heatLos Angeles Times (blog)Prepping to read from a Harry Potter book, author JK Rowling commented on how much hotter it was than her home country of Scotland. ...Justin Bieber: Easter Egg Roll in DC!Just Jared Jr.all 2 news articles »
Justin Bieber, Cast of Glee and J.K. Rowling: the White House Easter egg roll 2010Washington PostThousands of kids and their families descended upon the White House lawn to play basketball, football, watch musical performances and participate in the ...
Washington PostJK Rowling at White House Easter egg rollBaltimore Sun (blog)Today's White House Easter egg roll will have a heavy emphasis on reading, featuring guests such as JK Rowling and Sesame Street's Elmo. ...JK Rowling to read at the White House Easter Egg RollEntertainment WeeklyTween Celebrities Attending the White House Easter Egg Roll Tomorrow: J.K. ...Examiner.comJK Rowling Reading at White House April 5Harry Potter's PagePolitically Illustrated (blog) -Digital Spy -TMZ.com (blog)all 1,370 news articles »
Harry Potter's PageJK Rowling Best Selling Author of DecadeHarry Potter's PageThe Telegraph are reporting that JK Rowling is the best selling author of the decade in their list 0f authors who sold the most books between 2000 and 2009. ...
Bestselling authors of the decadeTelegraph.co.ukJK Rowling is number one, as you would expect. But who are Roger Hargreaves and Richard Parsons? And what are they doing in the top 10? ...
...titles are published every year, but these authors account for Â£1 in every Â£6 spent on books and a fifth of revenue. J K Rowling, who has seven of the decadeâs top 10 bestsellers, sold 29 million books with a sales value of Â£215 million, but Dan Brownâs The...
...Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Corrinaâs older kids, 16 and 14, Kenâs kids.) With millions waiting on her last word, J.K. Rowling did not disappoint, and gave her series a spectacular ending, despite quibbles about the epilogue. -Coraline (Dave Gâs daughter,...
guardian.co.ukHarry Potter: Icons of the decadeguardian.co.ukBut Harry Potter became the first new global superhero of the 21st century, with JK Rowling following JM Barrie, Arthur Conan Doyle and Ian Fleming as a ...Death Eater actor Thompson donates first edition Potter books for charityMuggleNetKeighley donationKeighley NewsThe Economist on Economy of Harry Potter; Deathly Hallows Filming Ends in MayThe Leaky Cauldron.orgMuggleNetall 14 news articles »
Boing Boing (blog)Terry Gilliam interviewBoing Boing (blog)I read an anecdote about how JK Rowling wanted you to direct the first Harry Potter film and Warner Bros. said no. I gather you were pissed? ...and more »
UPI.comBlu-ray Review: Harry Potter and the Half-Blood PrinceRopeofSilicon.comI will say I didn't really need the barely one-minute look at part one of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, and the featurette on JK Rowling was a bit ..."Half-Blood Prince" ain't half-badJam! Showbiz (blog)all 13 news articles »
Baltimore Sun (blog)Harry Potter, Beatrix Potter & Alice -- awesome auctionBaltimore Sun (blog)Following on the recent records set in a big sale of Poe works, some wonderful editions of JK Rowling, Beatrix Potter and Lewis Carroll brought big bucks ...
Telegraph.co.ukEnid Blyton joins JK Rowling and Dan Brown in list of decade's biggest selling ...Telegraph.co.ukBlyton was a surprise entry on a list dominated by modern writers, including JK Rowling, Terry Pratchett and Dan Brown. ...
JK Rowling, Harry Potter books, Prisoner of Azkaban DVD top Amazon's Best of ...MuggleNetJK Rowling ranks as the number one best selling author of the decade. She is followed by Twilight author Stephenie Meyer, Julia Donaldson, ...
Harry Potter's Page2000-2009 -- The Decade of Harry Potter Gives Kids and Adults a Reason to Love ...CNNMoney.com (press release)Fans of all ages read and re-read JK Rowling's Harry Potter books and anxiously awaited the next in the seven book series. "What the numbers leave out is ...Amazon: top 10 best-selling books of the decadeTelegraph.co.ukAmazon UK: Harry Potter on Top Selling Lists of the DecadeThe Leaky Cauldron.orgShelf Life: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's StoneCinematical (blog)Examiner.com -NOW Toronto -Greensboro News & Record (blog)all 20 news articles »
guardian.co.uk (blog)JK Rowling is working on a new book; but no more 'Harry Potter,' author saysNew York Daily NewsJK ROwling is working on a new book, but she's not in any hurry. The 'Harry Potter' scribe is enjoying her lack of deadlines. ...JK Rowling is writing again, but not about Harry PotterKansas City StarDecisions Are Still To Be Made About The 'Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows ...MTV.com (blog)Harry Potter films voted best children's book adaptationTelegraph.co.ukEntertainment Weekly -WorstPreviews.com -Film School Rejects (blog)all 233 news articles »
The SunJK Rowling casts a bad spell on Harry Potter's lifeOneindiaLondon, (ANI): It has emerged that British author JK Rowling's wizard books has had a huge negative impact on the life of a young man who goes by the name ...The curse of being called Harry Potterguardian.co.ukReal-life Harry Potter' 'taunted about his name'Telegraph.co.ukReal-life Harry Potter reveals why sharing the wizard's name has made his life ...Daily MailSkyline View (subscription) -MSU State News -United Press Internationalall 23 news articles »
Daily NationWindows 7 sales more than VistaiEncyclopediaThe pre-order booking on Amazon has been so good in UK that it has even crossed previously held record by JK Rowling's Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, ...How Apple is stealing the limelight from MicrosoftCITY A.M.all 2,111 news articles »
Tour de farce awaiting Bucs in LondonTampa TribuneJK Rowling announces another Harry Potter book "with a Wes Welker theme." Patriots go on late-night walking horror tour of London, see ghost of Jack the ...and more »
OneindiaJeremy Clarkson Gets The Best Job In The World!Oneindia... Richard Branson, Cheryl Cole and President Obama. David Beckham landed the sixth spot followed by JK Rowling, Hugh Hefner, the Pope, and Father Christmas.STUDY: Jeremy Clarkson has world's best job. In other news, grass is green ...Autoblog (blog)all 4 news articles »
Brisbane Times'Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince' Blu-ray Box Art RevealedHigh-Def Digest... JK Rowling: A Year in the Life: a fascinating and intimate look into the life of JK Rowling over the last year of writing Harry Potter and the Deathly ...'Half-Blood Prince' to Get Worldwide Live Community ScreeningAceShowbiz (blog)all 72 news articles »
Bush Officials Refused Award to JK Rowling Because of "Witchcraft" Writing ...FOXNewsWhite House officials under George W. Bush refused to give the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Harry Potter author JK Rowling because her writing ...JK Rowling denied top US honourBBC NewsJK Rowling Joins Twitter: Harry Potter Author Doesn't Follow, Won't TweetHuffington Post (blog)JK Rowling jumps on the Twitter bandwagonguardian.co.ukExaminer.com -Entertainment Weekly -The Press Associationall 146 news articles »
'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling joins TwitterThe Associated PressNEW YORK — The real JK Rowling has come to Twitter. Wanting to counter numerous fake Rowlings on Twitter, the "Harry Potter" author has set up her own ...JK Rowling brings Harry Potter perspective to TwitterExaminer.comWelcome to Twitter, JK Rowling: 'Harry Potter' author sets up Twitter accountGaea Times (blog)Final Harry Potter shoot leaves 'electric' atmosphere on setGaea Times (blog)all 168 news articles »
Times OnlineLAist Interview: The Mugglenet GuysLAistThey have not only met and interviewed JK Rowling but have attended all the Harry Potter movie premieres. LAist sat down with them this week to get the ...Harry Potter quotes to hang your hat onExaminer.comHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)New York TimesPottering Heights: Half Blood, Half VenomBeliefnet.comEntertainment Weekly -Boston Globe -Friday Flyerall 3,897 news articles »
Examiner.comIn the mind of Tom Riddle as Voldemort, in Half-Blood PrinceExaminer.comHis worst fear is death" -- JK Rowling. The interesting thing about Rowling's comment is regarding the Enneagram, its spot on -- when he moves into his Five ...
Mirror.co.ukHarry Potter: So good, even the Pope approvesExaminer.comIn the past, Pope Benedict XVI has criticized British author JK Rowling and her popular Harry Potter series as "subtle seductions," that can lead young ...New 'Harry Potter' Movie Gets Vatican EndorsementNew York TimesHarry Potter weaves his magic as Vatican lauds his battle against evilScotsmanPope Gives Harry Potter Film His BlessingSky Newshecklerspray -The Press Association -Beliefnet.comall 35 news articles »
TV Best BetsCincinnati.comJK Rowling: A Year in the Life, 8 pm, ABC. Much has happened since JK Rowling began writing her first Harry Potter novel in cafes while her baby slept. ...and more »
JK Rowling: A Year in the Life is "an intimate, personal encounter ...TheInsider.comJK Rowling: A Year in the Life airs at 8 pm ET and follows during the year prior to the release of the seventh and final book in the Harry Potter series, ...
Daily Mail'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling opens up for fans in BBC ...New York Daily News'Harry Potter' author JK Rowling opens up for fans in 'A Year in the Life,' airing Thursday night on ABC. Riding the wave of the new "Harry Potter" movie, ...'A Year In The Life' of JK Rowling: from 'Harry Potter' to 'a ...Entertainment Weekly'JK Rowling: A Year in the Life' on ABC is a Thursday TV pickSeattle TimesVIDEO: Inside the World of Harry Potter Author JK RowlingSeattle Post IntelligencerBlast -The Leaky Cauldron.org -SheKnows.comall 616 news articles »
The InquisitrJK Rowling a Potential Pedophile? UK Laws strike againThe InquisitrI'm sure JK Rowling will be highly amused at the notion that she could be considered a predator, after all that label is usually only applied to her by ...and more »
Thursday's HighlightsLos Angeles TimesUNDER HER SPELL: The author of the highly successful 'Harry Potter' fantasy novels is profiled in the new special 'JK Rowling: A Year in the Life' at 8 pm ...and more »
Getting published: So you think you're the next JK Rowling?Deseret NewsWho doesn't love the story of "Harry Potter" author JK Rowling? As a single mother on welfare, she wrote a book that made her into a ...JK Rowling sued for £500m in plagiarism lawsuit by family of late ...Ethiopian Reviewall 2 news articles »