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Author photo. AKA J.K Rowling. Just off of google, no harm intended

AKA J.K Rowling. Just off of google, no harm intended

Robert Galbraith (1)

This page covers the author of The Cuckoo's Calling.

For other authors named Robert Galbraith, see the disambiguation page.

Robert Galbraith (1) has been aliased into J. K. Rowling.

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Works have been aliased into J. K. Rowling.

The Cuckoo's Calling 9,411 copies, 570 reviews
The Silkworm 5,759 copies, 342 reviews
Career of Evil 4,178 copies, 232 reviews
Lethal White 2,727 copies, 146 reviews
Troubled Blood 1,715 copies, 86 reviews
The Ink Black Heart 887 copies, 52 reviews
The Running Grave 109 copies, 1 review
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(aka J.K. Rowling)
Robert Galbraith's Cormoran Strike series is classic contemporary crime fiction from a master story-teller, rich in plot, characterisation and detail. Galbraith's debut into crime fiction garnered acclaim amongst critics and crime fans alike. The first three novels The Cuckoo's Calling (2013), The Silkworm (2014) and Career of Evil (2015) all topped the national and international bestseller lists and have been adapted for television, produced by Brontë Film and Television. The fourth in the series, Lethal White (2018), is out now.

Robert Galbraith is a pseudonym of J.K. Rowling, bestselling author of the Harry Potter series and The Casual Vacancy, a novel for adults. After Harry Potter, the author chose crime fiction for her next books, a genre she has always loved as a reader. She wanted to write a contemporary whodunit, with a credible back story.
J.K. Rowling's original intention for writing as Robert Galbraith was for the books to be judged on their own merit, and to establish Galbraith as a well-regarded name in crime in its own right.

Now Robert Galbraith's true identity is widely known, J.K. Rowling continues to write the crime series under the Galbraith pseudonym to keep the distinction from her other writing and so people will know what to expect from a Cormoran Strike novel.

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Twitter: @RGalbraith

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