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Scans and Pics of Jo Rowling in The Tatler; Title Tidbits and More

Posted by: Melissa
January 10, 2006, 04:26 PM

Thanks Tom, for sending us scans of The Tatler article featuring Jo Rowling, which include some stunning new pics of the author.
The article sugests a title is decided upon for the seventh book ("I so nearly told you the title," she tells the reporter, "it almostContinued...

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J.K. Rowling Confirms New Children's Book Written; Will Host New Charity Ball in March

Posted by: sue
January 09, 2006, 11:47 PM

In the new interview published in the February edition of Tatler magazine that we told you about below, author J.K. Rowling confirms again that she has written a new children's book and more. In extended excerpts now posted online from the magazine, Jo talksContinued...

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New J.K. Rowling Interview in Tatler Magazine

Posted by: sue
January 09, 2006, 09:11 PM

The Telegraph newspaper has posted brief excerpts from a new interview with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling that is published in the new issue of Tatler magazine. In this interview, JKR speaks about losing her mother to multiple sclerosis, and the impact it had on her.

"I know I was writing HarryContinued...

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JKR/Fry Transcript

Posted by: Melissa
December 11, 2005, 02:59 PM

Psst - to those who have been asking where the transcript of the J.K. Rowling / Stephen Fry interview is - it's been here since yesterday, thanks to our friends at MN - it was linked from the original news post. Now stop asking! :)
It's also now available at Quick Quotes, as part of the ongoing database of J.K. RowlingContinued...

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J.K. Rowling BBC Interview

Posted by: Melissa
December 10, 2005, 02:57 AM

JKR's radio interview with Stephen Fry will air again here on Christmas Eve, but you can also download it in the meantime right here.
Click below for bits that were transcribed as the interview went on:

UPDATE: Thanks to our friends at MuggleNet and Micah and Jess, you can now read the entire transcript, here. ThanksContinued...

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JKR to Write New Children's Book

Posted by: sue
December 03, 2005, 08:01 AM

The Scotsman is reporting today that author J.K. Rowling is planning on writing another book for children after she has concluded the Harry Potter series. Jo discusses her future writing plans in an upcoming radio interview to be broadcast on BBC Radio4. The newspaper article states that Jo " said that sheContinued...

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JKR and the Rags Before the Riches

Posted by: sue
December 02, 2005, 10:35 PM

The Scotsman has a very good new article highlighting excerpts from a foreward that Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling has written for a new book, in which she describes her life in relative poverty before achieving her current fame and wealth. In describing parts of her days in Edinburgh as a single mother orContinued...

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Radio Interview with J.K. Rowling

Posted by: sue
November 30, 2005, 01:54 PM

BBC Radio4 will broadcast a 30 minute interview with Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling titled "Living with Harry Potter" which will be aired on Saturday, December 10th at 9:00am(GMT). The website description of the program reads:

"In a rare recorded conversation, J K Rowling and Stephen Fry, the voiceContinued...

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JKRowling Talks Writing

Posted by: sue
October 03, 2005, 06:48 AM

J.K. Rowling has given a brief new interview with CBBC Newsround about a subject near and dear to her, writing. This is in conjunction with the start of the National Children's Book Week in the UK. Our favorite author gives tips to young writers, reveals how she gets inspiration for her writing, and answers this questionContinued...

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JKR Interviews Online at Quick Quotes

Posted by: Melissa
July 26, 2005, 11:52 AM

The transcripts of all the recent JKR interviews are now up in full on our Floo Partner, the QQQ: Click here for transcripts, and here for summaries. The hardworking team over there has used the summary page to break down every last piece of info given by JKR in the six interviews she gave leading up to andContinued...

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THE INTERVIEW with J.K. Rowling, Part 3

Posted by: Melissa
July 22, 2005, 11:54 PM

emersonjomelissathumb.jpgThe final part, finally up. Sorry, guys - turns out there was a miscommunication (mine!) preventing this from getting up. Doi! It's up now. (And hey, it worked out to go up almost exactly a week after the time most of you had just gotten your HBPs and started reading them. So, um. Yes. We meant to do this.Continued...

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Delay in Jo Interview

Posted by: Melissa
July 22, 2005, 07:12 PM

Hey all; we're still waiting to get some of the "i"s dotted and the "t"s crossed in the last part of the Jo interview. We know it won't matter to many of you, but it does to us. All three of us want to make sure that what was said is transmitted in print, that the meanings come across correctlyContinued...

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JKRowling.com Updates on Half-Blood Prince Release Weekend

Posted by: sue
July 21, 2005, 08:39 AM

JKRowling has updated her website with thoughts about the Half-Blood Prince release weekend. Her news section, and the extras section both have been updated,including her reactions to meeting our own Melissa and Emerson from MuggleNet.

And there they were, waiting for me. I had met MelissaContinued...

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THE INTERVIEW Part Deux

Posted by: Melissa
July 20, 2005, 04:38 PM

emersonjomelissathumb.jpgPart two of THE INTERVIEW, along with part two of the report, is up:
The MuggleNet/TLC Jo Rowling Interview, Part Two
Edinburgh Report, Part Two

Update: Emerson has posted a public apology for use of the word "delusional" over on MuggleNet. He also posted a statement that people really need to read. Vent out yourContinued...

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THE INTERVIEW with J.K. Rowling

Posted by: Melissa
July 19, 2005, 08:56 AM

Emerson of MuggleNet and I are in various stages of travel and consciousness, so we have two bits for you right now: our reports of the weekend up to the moment we opened our books, and the first snip of the interview with Jo Rowling, which is very short compared to what's coming on Wednesday and Friday. ThisContinued...