Tag Archives: Cormoran Strike

“Career of Evil” in Final Round of Goodreads 2015 Choice Awards – Vote Now!

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Great news, Robert Galbraith and "Career of Evil" fans - "Career of Evil" has made it into the final round of the Goodreads 2015 Choice Awards. Read More »

Robert Galbraith Advances to Goodreads Semi-finals and Makes Impac Longlist

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We posted last week about Robert Galbraith's "Career of Evil" being nominated in the Goodreads Choice Awards 2015, and now the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series has made it to the semi-finals! Plus, "The Silkworm" has landed a spot on the International Impac Dublin Literary Award's 2016 longlist! Read More »

Book Review: “Career of Evil” by Robert Galbraith

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Despite coming off the success of two big cases, all is not well for Cormoran Strike and Robin Ellacott when the third installment of Robert Galbraith’s detective series, "Career of Evil," picks up. Sure, things are going well enough for Cormoran, who’s dating the glamorous Elin, and whose business is booming, but Robin’s relationship with her fiancé Matthew has never been worse - they’re fighting almost every day about Robin’s job and her (strictly platonic, whatever Matthew may think!) relationship with Strike. Of course, things get a lot messier once Robin receives a severed leg in the mail. This time, Strike and Robin not only have to solve the case - but hope the killer doesn’t catch up to them. Read More »

“MuggleCast” Episode 283: “Snitch Egg” Now Available!


Breaking news occurs right in the middle of this brand new episode of "MuggleCast", the original "Harry Potter" podcast. Micah, Andrew, and Eric speculate what the latest "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" information may mean, just when - surprise, surprise! - a journalist on Twitter shines a guiding light. JKR is up to her usual tricks of misdirection, and your hosts tackle some of the "biggest questions never asked" and play some Make the Music Connection! All that and more on our latest episode! Read More »

“Career of Evil” UK Launch: Make Me a Detective

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Wednesday, October 21 saw the UK launch party of Robert Galbraith's third "Cormoran Strike" novel at Time Run in London. Ten teams competed against each other for the grand prize: signed copies of the much-anticipated novel. Read More »

“Career of Evil” Extract Released

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Following the first two novels of the "Cormoran Strike" series, "The Cuckoo's Calling" and "The Silkworm", J.K. Rowling's third "Strike" novel is tremendously anticipated by fans. This novel, "Career of Evil", will be released under Rowling's pseudonym, Robert Galbraith, on October 20. Read More »

UK Fans: Join the “Career of Evil” Scavenger Hunt!

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It's just over two weeks until the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil", is released, and while that wait may seem interminable, the Crime Vault has a very interesting proposition for UK fans - which could lead to winning a signed copy of "Career of Evil"! Read More »

Goldsboro Books, Waterstones Offering Chance for Signed “Career of Evil”

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"Career of Evil", the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, is set to be published in just a little over a month, and we couldn't be more excited! Well, okay, there's one thing that could possibly get us more excited - the chance to get a signed copy of the book! Read More »

“Career of Evil”: Why Is It Giving J.K. Rowling Nightmares?

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J.K. Rowling just released a tweet saying that the subject matter of "Career of Evil" gave her nightmares. So what is that subject matter? Read More »

Pre-order “Career of Evil” by Robert Galbraith Now!

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There's nothing like the promise of a new J.K. Rowling book - or even a new Robert Galbraith book - to get us excited. Although "Career of Evil", the upcoming third installment about the private detective Cormoran Strike, isn't due until October, it is now available to pre-order in the US. Read More »

Will “Career of Evil” Parallel “Prisoner of Azkaban” Format? The Hogwarts Professor Says YES!

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The Cormoran Strike mystery series by Rowling's alter ego, Robert Galbraith, poses some striking resemblances to the Hogwarts Saga. Hogwarts Professor and MuggleNet Academia co-host, John Granger, shares his analysis and predictions of the third book, 'Career of Evil.' Read More »

The Second of Seven: “Chamber of Secrets” and “The Silkworm”


Books within books - check out our comparison of "Chamber of Secrets" and "The Silkworm". Read More »

J.K. Rowling is editing the next “Cormoran Strike” novel

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J.K. Rowling has revealed on Twitter that she, or rather Robert Galbraith, is currently in the process of editing the next book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil". Read More »

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


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 »

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” wins book award


"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 »

Book Review: “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith


Robert Galbraith's first novel enjoyed great financial and critical success even before he turned out to be J. K. Rowling, she of the Harry Potter series. The excitement of being a first-time author all over again seems to have spurred her imagination, bringing us this second Cormoran Strike mystery. I think it is as scintillating as the first installment, and if you'll forgive the slight spoiler, I look forward to following what promises to be an ongoing series. Read More »

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


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 »

“Silkworm” makes “Top 10 Independent Books” list


You heard right! Robert Galbraith's (a.k.a J.K. Rowling) novel "The Silkworm" has placed in the "Sydney 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 »

Book Review: “The Silkworm” by Robert Galbraith


After months of waiting, we've finally got the official MuggleNet review of "The Silkworm"! Read our thoughts, and then let us know your own! Read More »