CASUAL VACANCY

  • JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' to turn into miniseries April 25, 2014

    Los Angeles: Author JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' will be brought onto the small screen. The first book for adult readership from the "Harry Potter" author will be adapted into a three-hour miniseries on HBO and BBC, reported Ace Showbiz. The story centres on Pagford, a seemingly idyllic English village whose history...
  • Casual Vacancy: Harry's story, had he been muggle October 3, 2012

    A strange uneasiness woke Petunia Dursley up much before the diffused rays of the sun swept the manicured lawns of 7, Privet Drive, Little Whinging. She had a premonition of something terrible about to happen to her ever since she received an owl from Albus Dumbledore, headmaster of the Hogwarts...
  • JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' is hard to put down September 28, 2012

    New York: So look, here's the thing: This. Is. Not. A. Children's. Book. If you're looking for what made Harry Potter magical Wizards! Spells! Flying Broomsticks! you're not going to find it. If you're looking for what makes JK Rowling magical emotion, heart you will. Vacancy is...
  • JK Rowling's adult novel has an Indian character September 27, 2012

    Author JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' published by Hachette sets a new record for sales for an adult hardback in India. Rowling already holds the record for children's books with her Harry Potter series. The Casual Vacancy is the first ever highsecurity book to be printed locally in India. In India...
  • JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' releases today September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: A big novel about a small town, The Casual Vacancy is JK Rowlings first novel for adults. The Casual Vacancy is the first ever highsecurity book to be printed locally in India. In India the book releases under high security at 2.30 pm. The cover is designed by Mario J...
  • Rowling's adult novel releases tomorrow September 26, 2012

    New Delhi: A big novel about a small town, The Casual Vacancy is JK Rowlings first novel for adults. The cover is designed by Mario J Pulice, illustration and hand lettering by Joel Holland. It may lack wizards and witches, but JK Rowling and her publisher are hoping her first novel for...
  • Rowling's adult novel Casual Vacancy is worth it September 26, 2012

    So look, here's the thing: This. Is. Not. A. Children's. Book. If you're looking for what made Harry Potter magical Wizards! Spells! Flying Broomsticks! you're not going to find it. If you're looking for what makes JK Rowling magical emotion, heart you will. 'The Casual Vacancy' is...
  • First look of JK Rowling's 'The Casual Vacancy' July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: A big novel about a small town, The Casual Vacancy is JK Rowlings first novel for adults. The cover is designed by Mario J Pulice, illustration and hand lettering by Joel Holland. It may lack wizards and witches, but JK Rowling and her publisher are hoping her first novel...
  • Rowling working on a Harry Potter encyclopedia April 16, 2012

    London: Author JK Rowling is working on a Harry Potter encyclopedia, and will donate the royalties to charity, she has said on her website. Four years ago the British writer took an independent US publisher to court to stop its plans for a reference book on the world of the fictional...
  • JK Rowling's next book: 'The Casual Vacancy' April 12, 2012

    London: It may lack wizards and witches, but JK Rowling and her publisher are hoping her first novel for adults, "The Casual Vacancy," will have the magic touch. The book's title was announced on Thursday by Little, Brown & Co. along with a brief plot synopsis and publication date. The publisher said...