'The Cuckoo's Calling': J K Rowling is Criminally Good!

For a creative person, being typecast in a role must be incredibly frustrating. To be forever seen as James Bond, when you secretly yearn to play Shakespeare is a common enough issue among actors, but perhaps this is a  frustration also shared by authors? Enter, the pseudonym. ...more

Ten Things J K Rowling Taught Me About Writing

Former British Prime Minister, Gordon Brown, has stated that he thinks J K Rowling has done more for children’s literacy than any other modern children’s author. It's certainly been suggested by the media that the real magic of Harry Potter isn't the fact that he's a wizard, but the fact that he's got children all over the world away from their video games and back into books (of course, you can now buy Harry Potter...more

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows - Book Review

Joanne Kathleen Rowling is back with the seventh and final book of her enthralling magical saga! Harry Potter fans worldwide have been waiting with bated breath for this all-important wrap-up to the line of captivating books. And dear old JKR sure knows how not to disappoint her readers! For the full review,click the following link : http://desiduck.blogspot.com/2007/08/harry-potter-and-deathly-hallows-bo... ...more