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Entertainment News Pop: JK Rowling Revealed as Writer of Crime Novel

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July 14, 2013 AT 10:32 AM
An ex-military man tries his hand at writing, publishes a debut detective novel, and wins critical acclaim. But here's the twist in the tale: The true identity of the author is none other than "Harry Potter" creator J.K. Rowling. It's impressive literary wizardry by Rowling, who said she relished the freedom of writing "The Cuckoo's Calling" under her pseudonym Robert Galbraith. In a statement released by her publicist on she said: "I hoped to keep this secret a little longer because being Robert Galbraith has been such a liberating experience"