The Casual Vacancy

Casual Vacancy
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12 Feb, 2015

J.K. Rowling TV mini-series features rape, drug abuse and racism, but it's not as grim as the book

One-Minute Read
15 Jul, 2013

London publisher admits turning down 'debut' novel that turns out to be by Harry Potter author

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04 Dec, 2012

'Harry Potter' author's first adult book failed to impress critics, but that hasn't stopped the Beeb

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21 Nov, 2012

Tom Wolfe is up for the year's least-wanted literary prize but Rowling's erotic prose judged not bad enough

One-Minute Read
02 Oct, 2012

Description of a 'mustachioed, yet large-mammaried' Sikh girl in The Casual Vacancy causes offence

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28 Sep, 2012

JK Rowling accused media of invading her privacy, but Mail says she has done just that to sell her new book

Casual Vacancy
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27 Sep, 2012

American critics shocked by Harry Potter author's profanity: 'This is definitely not a book for children'

J K Rowling
One-Minute Read
12 Apr, 2012

Billionaire's 'black comedy' centres on a death in the apparently idyllic village of Pagford