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First clip from “The Casual Vacancy”: Word of Barry Fairbrother’s death spreads

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Are you excited for the television adaptation of "The Casual Vacancy"? BBC has released the first clip from the series, and it features Howard Mollison (Sir Michael Gambon) as he learns of Barry Fairbrother’s death and quickly springs into action. Read More »

Watch the trailer for “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It's finally February, which means that it is just over two weeks until "The Casual Vacancy" finally premieres on television! As we get closer to the air date, BBC is finally releasing long-awaited new information about the show - including a trailer and an interview with screenwriter Sarah Phelps (which includes spoilers!). Read More »

UPDATED: Air date revealed for BBC’s “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It's been over two years since it was first announced that J.K. Rowling's first post-"Potter" novel, "The Casual Vacancy", would be turned into a mini-series by BBC, but with a new tie-in version of the cover just released and a teaser trailer available to view, we were hoping it wouldn't be much longer before we'd get to see the adaptation for ourselves - and that wish has finally been granted! Read More »

New BBC One tie-in edition of “The Casual Vacancy” released!

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A new edition of J.K. Rowling's "The Casual Vacancy" was released by publisher Little, Brown and Company today, to serve as a tie-in to the upcoming BBC One miniseries! Check out the new cover here! Read More »

“The Casual Vacancy” featured in new BBC drama trailer!

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At the beginning of the year, we wrote about our top five "Potter" things to look forward to in 2015. Among the many, many exciting things that are happening this year that are "Potter"- and J.K. Rowling-related is the TV serialization of J.K. Rowling's first adult novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Read More »

UPDATED: “The Cuckoo’s Calling” to be adapted by BBC

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J.K. Rowling has just announced via Twitter that the first Cormoran Strike novel, "The Cuckoo's Calling", written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith, will be adapted as a TV drama on BBC One! Read More »

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” nominated for world-renowned lucrative prize

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Robert Galbraith's novel "The Cuckoo's Calling" received a nomination for one of the richest literary prizes in the world! See what the book is up against! Read More »

First teaser image from BBC’s “The Casual Vacancy” adaptation released!

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Over the last few months, we've waited eagerly for more news on the upcoming adaptation of J.K. Rowling's novel, "The Casual Vacancy". Now, BBC has released the first official image from the adaptation. Read More »

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” wins book award

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"The Cuckoo's Calling" was included in the list of award winners during last weekend's Bouchercon 2014: Murder at the Beach. Find out which award the book received! Read More »

Pricing dispute between Amazon, Hachette at an end

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The ongoing battle between Hachette Book Group and Amazon is finally at an end. The two companies recently reached a multi-year agreement for book sales. This is great news for readers since throughout the dispute, Amazon has been postponing the availability of books by the Hachette Group, including J.K. Rowling’s "The Silkworm", penned under pseudonym Robert Galbraith. Read More »

Specsavers National Book Awards shortlist announced!

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The National Book Awards shortlist has been announced! See which "Harry Potter" alumni's books made the short list! Read More »

Nominees for British Independent Film Awards announced

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The list of nominees for the 17th annual Moët British Independent Film Awards is out, and there are plenty of "Potter" connections! Check it out! Read More »

BBC One releases new drama trailer featuring “The Casual Vacancy”!

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Earlier this evening, BBC One announced that they would be releasing a short teaser trailer for their upcoming dramas, as well as a montage of past and present dramas. One of the upcoming dramas to be featured is the upcoming "The Causal Vacancy" adaptation. The trailer is now here! Read More »

More new photos from the set of “The Casual Vacancy”

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Back in August, we posted some on-set pictures of the mini-series adaptation of J.K. Rowling's novel "The Casual Vacancy." Now - courtesy of the "Daily Mail" - there are more new pictures from set. Read More »

Contest for South African fans to win a copy of “The Silkworm”

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Are you a resident of South Africa? Check out this awesome new contest to win a copy of "The Silkworm" by Robert Galbraith! Read More »

“Casual Vacancy” filming updates: New photos and set locations!

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We posted the first pictures from the set of "The Casual Vacancy" last week, and as filming continues, we've got more updates to fill you in on! Read More »

First pictures emerge from the set of “The Casual Vacancy”!

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It was just about two months ago that we posted the cast list for the long-awaited adaptation of "The Casual Vacancy", and now the first pictures from the set have arrived! The images feature Sir Michael Gambon, Julia McKenzie, Hetty Banes, Keely Forsyth, Abigail Lawrie, and Rory Kinnear! Read More »

“Silkworm” makes “Top 10 Independent Books” list

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You heard right! Robert Galbraith's (a.k.a J.K. Rowling) novel "The Silkworm" has placed in the "Sidney Morning Herald"'s "Top 10 Independent Books" list. Read More »

Report: J.K. Rowling at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival

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J.K. Rowling made her first public appearance as Robert Galbraith this weekend, and MuggleNet was on hand to bring back all the juicy details. Read on! Read More »

J.K. Rowling plans more than seven “Cormoran Strike” novels, halfway done with third

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J.K. Rowling revealed new details about her "Cormoran Strike" crime series, under the pen name Robert Galbraith, while at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival. Read More »