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J.K. Rowling

‘A book is both a long simmer and a quick boil’

I love Elizabeth Bennett, Harry Potter and Anna Karenina but my favourite character in fiction is Psmith.

31 Jan 2018 12:10 AM

Alohomora to Rowling riches

Here is memorablia from the Harry Potter series that has been auctioned for thousands of dollars.

02 Jul 2017 6:12 AM

The boy who lived, two decades on

In the last 20 years, the book has sold close to 450 million copies in 79 languages, since its initial 500 copy print run in 1997, say sources.

26 Jun 2017 12:02 AM

J. K. Rowling slams Piers Morgan on Twitter for defending Trump

Rowling and Morgan were engaged in a war of words on Twitter after the latter defended Trump's travel ban.

12 Feb 2017 12:34 PM

Books old and new in 2016 got boost from Trump candidacy

Kelly was subjected to prolonged and highly personal attacks from Trump and wrote that she received death threats from his supporters.

23 Dec 2016 1:18 AM


Porto perfect

Porto is a colourful city, thanks to its many graffiti adorned walls.

20 Nov 2016 12:41 AM