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Rowling accepts donation for identity revelation

Author J.K. Rowling accepted an apology and a charitable donation Wednesday from a law firm which revealed she wrote a crime novel under a pseudonym.Full story

Rowling outed as author of detective novel

Sara Nelson, director of Amazon Books, shared some insight on the book's popularity and the fanfare surrounding its author. Full story

JK Rowling revealed as mystery writer, book shoots to number one

  Sara Nelson, director of Amazon Books, joins MSNBC’s Alex Witt to talk about J.K. Rowling’s newest book “Cuckoo’s Calling” and the controversy surrounding its release.

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  Crime author revealed to be J.K. Rowling

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

  Hot Google trends: NAACP, ‘Cuckoo’s Calling’

Google technologist Daniel Sieberg breaks down a few of the top Google searches over the weekend, including the NAACP and the Zimmerman verdict, and “Cuckoo’s Calling,” a novel written by J.K. Rowling under a pseudonym.

  J.K. Rowling reveals book written under pseudonym

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.

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When Curiosity deployed its cameras on Mars, it found evidence that a stream once ran across the area where the rover is moving; and J.K. Rowling published her first adult novel called, "The Casual Vacancy," reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.

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Author J.K. Rowling poses for a portrait while publicizing her adult fiction book "The Casual Vacancy" at Lincoln Center in New York October 16, 2012. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

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Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is pictured before receiving a Benefactor's Award from Britain's Princess Anne at an open air ceremony at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland, on September 26, 2011. The honour is in recognition of a £10 million donation made by Rowling to the university last ye

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This Oct. 16, 2012 photo shows author J.K. Rowling at an appearance to promote her latest book "The Casual Vacancy," at The David H. Koch Theater in New York. Rowling, the popular author of the "Harry Potter" series, spoke for just over an hour before a capacity crowd in her sole U.S. public appeara