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Each July, crime fiction readers and 80 of the genre's most recognizable authors descend on Harrogate in North Yorkshire for the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival.
Harry Potter, one of the most popular book series characters in publishing history, celebrates his birthday on July 31 - and every Books-A-Million store across the country will host a party that all his fans can enjoy, muggle and wizard alike.
This week marks the seven-year anniversary of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows.
Fourteen years ago, when he was studying at Oxford on a prestigious Rhodes scholarship, one of Marc Kielburger's neighbours was a film set for the original Harry Potter movie.
J.K. Rowling at an appearance to promote her book "The Casual Vacancy," at The David H. Koch Theater in New York, Oct. 16, 2012.
Start-up BitLit has announced a pilot program with Harper Collins. The publisher is testing the app that provides a discounted ebook as a bundled offer to a proven print book purchaser or owner on 6 titles for now .
A teenager in a suburb of Houston is the only member of her family to survive an attack.
AUTHOR JK Rowling has revealed plans to pen many more crime thrillers and create "a series" that will run for longer than her hugely successful seven Harry Potter books.
Graveyard of desecration: Grave robbers. Ghoulish tourists taking pictures on their mobiles.
JK Rowling's series of crime novels written under the pseudonym Robert Galbraith will eventually outnumber her Harry Potter books, she has revealed.
I had so much hope for that film ... until I saw it ... I mean, it was OK, but that was it ... just OK ... But the 2005 relaunch was everything I coudl have hoped ... I LOVE THIS SHOW!!! @betamax: Sorry Max, I'm all for "willing suspension of disbelief", but there are limits :-) Hey -- bald suited him -- I can't imagine him any other way -- would ... (more)
When news of J.K. Rowling's pseudonym leaked in July last year, sales for her detective fiction debut shot straight to the top of bestseller lists.
Ubisoft surprised gamers last month during their E3 2014 showcase by announcing a return of the Rainbow Six franchise, and the result was explosive.
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