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JK Rowling's perfect take-down of a Serena Williams hater is going viral
# Accio Burn
# Accio Burn

JK Rowling's perfect take-down of a Serena Williams hater is going viral

Jul 12th 2015, 9:53 AM 7,386 Views 2 Comments

She strikes again.

Harry Potter fans rejoice: He's making a comeback
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# Cursed Child

Harry Potter fans rejoice: He's making a comeback

Jun 26th 2015, 2:46 PM 19,517 Views 26 Comments

…on the stage.

JK Rowling wonderfully defended Ireland against the Westboro Baptist Church
# Bigot Burn
# Bigot Burn

JK Rowling wonderfully defended Ireland against the Westboro Baptist Church

May 27th 2015, 6:50 PM 10,083 Views 6 Comments

Yaaaaas queen.

JK Rowling couldn't handle this Harry Potter star's revealing magazine cover
# LOL JK
# LOL JK

JK Rowling couldn't handle this Harry Potter star's revealing magazine cover

May 21st 2015, 2:34 PM 10,108 Views 5 Comments

*awkward*

JK Rowling just hit a Twitter troll with this breathtaking burn
# Magical
# Magical

JK Rowling just hit a Twitter troll with this breathtaking burn

May 9th 2015, 10:04 AM 13,966 Views 6 Comments

She hit him where it hurts.

JK Rowling shared inspirational advice with a fan who wanted to 'give up'
# Queen
# Queen

JK Rowling shared inspirational advice with a fan who wanted to 'give up'

May 6th 2015, 8:29 AM 4,349 Views 1 Comment

<3

Read the heartwarming letter JK Rowling sent to a bullied fan she met on Twitter
# Magic
# Magic

Read the heartwarming letter JK Rowling sent to a bullied fan she met on Twitter

Feb 19th 2015, 8:42 AM 4,727 Views 1 Comment

Best human ever.

Draco Malfoy joined JK Rowling's website and got sorted into Gryffindor
# Gryffindor
# Gryffindor

Draco Malfoy joined JK Rowling's website and got sorted into Gryffindor

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:41 AM 3,576 Views 0 Comments

Everything you thought you knew? It was a lie.

JK Rowling just took Rupert Murdoch down a peg in one fell swoop
# Owned
# Owned

JK Rowling just took Rupert Murdoch down a peg in one fell swoop

Jan 11th 2015, 12:28 PM 6,266 Views 0 Comments

Bravo.

JK Rowling says that Hogwarts is a 'safe place for LGBT students'
# No Wiccans Though
# No Wiccans Though

JK Rowling says that Hogwarts is a 'safe place for LGBT students'

Dec 17th 2014, 3:34 PM 2,917 Views 1 Comment

She’s got strong Twitter game.

JK Rowling continues her reign as queen of Twitter with this excellent revelation...
# Author Pals
# Author Pals

JK Rowling continues her reign as queen of Twitter with this excellent revelation...

Dec 2nd 2014, 4:26 PM 5,052 Views 2 Comments

Um, why is she not our best friend yet?

JK Rowling to release a new Harry Potter short story on Halloween
# Lumos
# Lumos

JK Rowling to release a new Harry Potter short story on Halloween

Oct 24th 2014, 7:43 PM 2,303 Views 0 Comments

This time, the reviled Professor Umbridge is in the spotlight.

Harry Potter fans rejoice as three spin-off films are confirmed to be in the works

Harry Potter fans rejoice as three spin-off films are confirmed to be in the works

Oct 16th 2014, 4:24 PM 2,937 Views 1 Comment

The news was confirmed by Warner Bros yesterday.

J.K. Rowling's cryptic Harry Potter tweets have been solved
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

J.K. Rowling's cryptic Harry Potter tweets have been solved

Oct 8th 2014, 11:48 AM 5,107 Views 1 Comment

The author’s hints drove Twitter insane.

J.K. Rowling threw some serious shade at this Dumbledore critic on Twitter
# Shade
# Shade

J.K. Rowling threw some serious shade at this Dumbledore critic on Twitter

Sep 8th 2014, 8:16 AM 5,727 Views 2 Comments

A perfect response to a homophobic comment.

J.K. Rowling sends care package to teenage survivor of mass shooting
# Lovely
# Lovely

J.K. Rowling sends care package to teenage survivor of mass shooting

Aug 6th 2014, 8:00 PM 3,492 Views 2 Comments

Teenager had quoted Dumbledore in a public address after shooting.

JK Rowling has written a brand new Harry Potter short story
# Wizard Wheezes
# Wizard Wheezes

JK Rowling has written a brand new Harry Potter short story

Jul 8th 2014, 2:27 PM 3,238 Views 1 Comment

It’s available to read on her website, Pottermore.

5 reasons why we still don't forgive JK Rowling for the Harry Potter finale
# Battle Of Hogwarts
# Battle Of Hogwarts

5 reasons why we still don't forgive JK Rowling for the Harry Potter finale

May 2nd 2014, 7:30 PM 6,567 Views 2 Comments

Today marks the 16th anniversary of the key Battle of Hogwarts, according to the book series’ timeline.

A definitive ranking of the children's books you read in school
# Readathon
# Readathon

A definitive ranking of the children's books you read in school

Feb 9th 2014, 6:00 PM 28,908 Views 79 Comments

From Roald Dahl to Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry.

J.K. Rowling to produce Harry Potter play in London's West End
# Yer A Wizard Harry
# Yer A Wizard Harry

J.K. Rowling to produce Harry Potter play in London's West End

Dec 20th 2013, 10:39 AM 1,490 Views 3 Comments

It’ll tell the story of Harry’s life before Hogwarts. Coooool.

Burton confident about Youth Guarantee despite concerns
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# Jobs

Burton confident about Youth Guarantee despite concerns

Nov 12th 2013, 4:03 PM 3,302 Views 40 Comments

The Minister was speaking about the Youth Guarantee scheme, which ministers are meeting about in Paris.

Here's what some successful people were doing aged 25
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# Richlist

Here's what some successful people were doing aged 25

Aug 4th 2013, 5:00 PM 23,187 Views 15 Comments

Not all of them got it right first time around.

Column: Why did JK Rowling feel the need to use a pseudonym?
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# Opinion

Column: Why did JK Rowling feel the need to use a pseudonym?

Jul 22nd 2013, 7:00 AM 586 Views 31 Comments

It’s been revealed that the Harry Potter creator used a male pseudonym and is in fact the author of a new mystery crime novel – but Michelle Jackson writes that it is sad Rowling had to do that to achieve critical acclaim.

JK Rowling 'angry' after her law firm admits leaking her alter ego
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# Robert Galbraith

JK Rowling 'angry' after her law firm admits leaking her alter ego

Jul 19th 2013, 5:47 PM 15,196 Views 40 Comments

The Sunday Times newspaper revealed that the ‘Harry Potter’ author had penned the book under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith.

Harry Potter and The Pseudonym: JK Rowling has written a crime novel
# The Cuckoo's Calling
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# The Cuckoo's Calling

Harry Potter and The Pseudonym: JK Rowling has written a crime novel

Jul 14th 2013, 12:47 PM 9,296 Views 16 Comments

The Harry Potter author has been forced to reveal that she is the author of The Cuckoo’s Calling which she wrote under the name Robert Galbraith.

First edition 'Harry Potter' - including author's notes - up for auction
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# They See Me Rowling

First edition 'Harry Potter' - including author's notes - up for auction

May 20th 2013, 8:35 PM 8,739 Views 11 Comments

The rare first edition will be sold to raise funds for English PEN, a writer’s association.

Harry Potter and the Miraculously Unguarded Vagina - the JK Rowling reviews are in
# Review Of Reviews
# Review Of Reviews

Harry Potter and the Miraculously Unguarded Vagina - the JK Rowling reviews are in

Sep 27th 2012, 10:57 AM 14,181 Views 19 Comments

We’ve read the reviews of The Casual Vacancy so you don’t have to.

Fifty Shades of Grey outstrips Harry Potter as UK's fastest-selling novel
# Twiliterature
# Twiliterature

Fifty Shades of Grey outstrips Harry Potter as UK's fastest-selling novel

Jun 18th 2012, 4:59 PM 10,502 Views 29 Comments

The book has raised over £550,000 in sales and is only the fourth paperback to sell 100,000 copies in one week.

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron
# Hacking
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# Hacking

Watch live: Leveson inquiry hears evidence from David Cameron

Jun 14th 2012, 10:57 AM 11,119 Views 2 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the phone hacking scandal at the News of the World continues to receive witness testimony today.

The Daily Fix: Friday
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# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Apr 13th 2012, 7:58 PM 2,536 Views 1 Comment

All the biggest news stories from the day, as well as the few bits and pieces you might not have seen.

JK Rowling's adult book: What's it all about?
# After Harry
# After Harry

JK Rowling's adult book: What's it all about?

Apr 13th 2012, 1:33 PM 4,853 Views 3 Comments

It may lack wizard, witches and spells but the new title has booksellers excited.

Harry Potter for grown-ups? JK Rowling gets new book deal
# Harry Older
# Harry Older

Harry Potter for grown-ups? JK Rowling gets new book deal

Feb 23rd 2012, 6:17 PM 5,629 Views 17 Comments

The multi-million-selling author has revealed she is writing a new book – this time for a grown-up audience.

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry
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# Hacking

Watch: Journalists give evidence to Leveson inquiry

Feb 3rd 2012, 10:10 AM 17,742 Views 0 Comments

The inquiry set up in the wake of the News of the World hacking scandal continues to receive witness testimonies today.

"They have no human feeling at all": Max Mosley speaks at Leveson inquiry
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"They have no human feeling at all": Max Mosley speaks at Leveson inquiry

Nov 24th 2011, 5:33 PM 4,246 Views 19 Comments

Sienna Miller spoke today of being chased by a dozen photographers down dark streets, while JK Rowling described trying to protect her children from press intrusion.

UK media inquiry set for testimony from high-profile celebs
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# Leveson

UK media inquiry set for testimony from high-profile celebs

Nov 24th 2011, 9:44 AM 1,259 Views 2 Comments

Actress Sienna Miller, author JK Rowling and former motorsport chief Max Mosley will all give testimony at the Leveson Inquiry.

Harry Potter smashes US box office on opening day
# Just Magic
# Just Magic

Harry Potter smashes US box office on opening day

Jul 16th 2011, 6:04 PM 324 Views 2 Comments

More box office records are expected to tumble. Magic stuff.