Not many people owned a copy of "The Cuckoo's Calling" before word leaked out over the weekend that author Robert Galbraith was, in fact, J.K. Rowling. But a handful who did have a signed edition.Full story
Acting on an anonymous tip sent via Twitter, London’s Sunday Times hired a language expert to compare the writing of “Robert Galbraith” with that of J.K. Rowling and found several similarities. Rowling confessed she had “hoped to keep this secret a little longer” but said she enjoyed publishing her
The author has sold nearly half a billion copies of her Harry Potter novels, but up until this weekend, her latest book had sold only 1,500 copies in three months; no one knew she was the writer behind it. NBC’s Keir Simmons reports.
Google technologist Daniel Sieberg reveals what users were searching for over the weekend, including Death Valley, where there was an intense heat wave over the weekend, and Harry Potter, due to the books’ new covers.
epa03788901 The book entitled 'The Cuckoo's Calling' is displayed on a shelf at a book store in London, Britain, 15 July 2013. Sales of the crime novel 'The Cuckoo's Calling' have sold out after Harry Potter author JK Rowling was revealed as the book's author, media reports state 15 July. EPA/ANDY
- A picture dated July 7, 2011 shows Harry Potter author J K Rowling attending the world premiere of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Part 2 in central London. Rowling, the British author of the best-selling Harry Potter books, was forced to reveal on July 14, 2013 that she had published a cr
Catherine, The Duchess of Cambridge arrives for a visit at the Warner Brother's studio in Leavesden on April 26, 2013. AFP PHOTO / LEON NEAL
Fans wait to see actors from the Harry Potter films at the opening of the Warner Brothers Studio Tour- The Making of Harry Potter near Watford north London March 31, 2012. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor