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JK Rowling Lands £5M Deal to Write Adult Novel

JK Rowling Lands £5M Deal to Write Adult Novel

JK Rowling Lands £5M Deal to Write Adult Novel 0 Tweet by Ali Berman February 24, 2012 Categories: Arts/Culture , Print Tags: jk rowling . JK Rowling has just signed a £5 million deal with Little Brown for her first novel aimed at adults! The writer became a household name after the success of her YA series about the wizarding world. It’s true that the Harry Potter series is considered young adult fiction, but let’s be real. If we had to guess demographics for the readers of the Potter books, we’d wager there are far more adults than there are kids. Harry Potter was so successful because it was able to break into multiple markets. We bet she’ll break just as many records with her first adult work of fiction. The Daily Mail reported that Rowling said about the project, “Although I’ve enjoyed writing it every bit as much, my next book will be very different to the Harry Pott...

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