Dr. Beatrice Groves argues that the unnamed poem Lula Landry recites in “The Cuckoo’s Calling” is Walt Whitman’s “Of the Terrible Doubt of Appearances” – a poem that connects to the theme of handfasting in both “The Cuckoo’s Calling” and “Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince”.
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Robert Galbraith’s official site invites readers to participate in a “Strike” read-along starting with the first novel, “The Cuckoo’s Calling”.
This week, the Time-Turner takes us all the way back to 2014, a year that saw Rowling interact with fans on Twitter, Emma Watson launch the HeForShe campaign, and Rita Skeeter cover the Quidditch World Cup.
This week, the Time-Turner takes us all the way back to 2013, a year that was full of announcements, like the extension of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter to include Diagon Alley and the “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” film.
“Reading, Writing, Rowling” Episode 14: “Lighting Up ‘Strike’ – ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Cormoran Strike'”
Catch up on the latest “Cormoran Strike” analysis before the release of the fourth novel in the series on September 18! With guests Dr. Karen Kebarle and Dr. Louise Freeman, Katy and John examine the connections between the “Harry Potter” series and the first three “Cormoran Strike” novels.
The television series “Strike – The Cuckoo’s Calling” has just been nominated for a CAMEO Award, which honors outstanding book-to-media adaptations.
“Strike: The Cuckoo’s Calling” is now available on DVD. Here’s our review.
“Strike” is set to return with its next miniseries in 2018.
What type of hero is Cormoran Strike? Dr. Beatrice Groves examines how literary allusions in “The Cuckoo’s Calling” may provide some insight.