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J.K. Rowling Reveals Her New “Adult” Novel: ‘The Casual Vacancy’

Want grownups stand for in line, the way litter Harry Potter fans did, to be between the to begin with to cause their hands on what did you say? The author calls her “blackly comic” tale while it’s released on September 27? Rowling says on her snarl place to facilitate it’s her to begin with novel used for adults.




Hachette will circulate The Casual Vacancy in the US, with modest, chocolate Book Group responsibility so in the UK. It will be available worldwide in English in hardback, ebook, an complete audio download and on album.  The report runs re 480 pages, according to modest, chocolate. Rowling’s annoy Potter run of seven books sold terminated 450 million copies in 200 territories and 74 languages worldwide, spawning a pop culture gold mine and a lucrative picture charter from Warner Bros. Here’s Rowling’s synopsis of her new to the job report:
When Barry Fairweather dies unexpectedly in his early forties, the little town of Pagford is left in shock.
Seemingly an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey, what lies behind the pretty façade is a town at war.
Rich at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils…Pagford is not what it first seems.
And the empty seat left by Barry on the parish council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion, duplicity and unexpected revelations?
Blackly comic, thought-provoking and constantly surprising, The Casual Vacancy is J.K. Rowling’s first novel for adults.
Publication date 27th September 2012 (UK & US)

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