Tag Archives: J K Rowling

The Cuckoo’s Calling -A Review

October 6, 2013

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“The dead could only speak through the mouths of those left behind, and through the signs they left scattered behind them.” ‘J. K. Rowling writing as Robert Galbraith’, proclaims a round, black sticker on the volume of The Cuckoo’s Calling, and indeed, that is the reason I have read this crime fiction, seeped in the […]

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The Casual Vacancy: A Boatload of Miseries

October 2, 2012

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Far, far away from the enchanted lands of Hogwarts and the sweep of magic wands, the author of Harry Potter tales has summoned a sordid world into existence on the terra firma of lowlife in The Casual Vacancy. So fiercely has she broken away from the inherent charm and promise of her earlier fables that […]

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