Robert Galbraith





Robert Galbraith

Author profile


website

twitter username

genre


About this author

This is a pseudonym for J.K. Rowling, the author of the Harry Potter series and The Casual Vacancy.

NOTE: There is more than one author with this name on Goodreads.
Robert Galbraith - Marine Biologist

Rowling was born to Peter James Rowling, a Rolls-Royce aircraft engineer, and Anne Rowling (née Volant), on 31 July 1965 in Yate, Gloucestershire, England, 10 miles (16 km) northeast of Bristol. Her mother Anne was half-French and half-Scottish. Her parents first met on a train departing from King's Cross Station bound for Arbroath in 1964. They married on 14 March 1965. Her mother's maternal grandfather, Dugald Campbell, was born in Lamlash on the Isle of Arran. Her mother's paternal grandfather, Louis Volant, was awarded the Croix de Guerre
...more


Robert Galbraith isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but they do have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from their feed.

The Silkworm has been long listedfor the CWA Gold Dagger award. The Gold Dagger is awarded to the best crime novel of the year- the shortlist will be announced on the 30th June.


CWA chair Len Tyler said: “Our judges have had a wonderful time reading all these brilliant books. What a year for crime fiction. These long lists are a great demonstration of how diverse and fascinating the genre is rig...

Read more of this blog post »
20 likes · Like  •  0 comments  •  flag
Published on June 16, 2015 10:59 • 176 views
Average rating: 3.85 · 275,623 ratings · 29,404 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormo...
by
3.8 of 5 stars 3.80 avg rating — 202,051 ratings — published 2013 — 109 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Silkworm (Cormoran Stri...
by
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 72,894 ratings — published 2014 — 75 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Silkworm: Two-Chapter E...
4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 580 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Career of Evil (Cormoran St...
by
4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 97 ratings — expected publication 2015 — 12 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
El cuc de seda
by
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2015
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Robert Galbraith…
The Cuckoo's Calling The Silkworm Career of Evil
Cormoran Strike (3 books)
by
3.8522554845189014 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 274,819 ratings

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

“How could the death of someone you had never met affect you so?”
Robert Galbraith, The Cuckoo's Calling

“The dead could only speak through the mouths of those left behind, and through the signs they left scattered behind them.”
Robert Galbraith, The Cuckoo's Calling

“How easy it was to capitalize on a person’s own bent for self-destruction; how simple to nudge them into non-being, then to stand back and shrug and agree that it had been the inevitable result of a chaotic, catastrophic life.”
Robert Galbraith, The Cuckoo's Calling

Polls

More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
Radio Patio: J.K. Rowling rompiendo records 14 122 Jul 20, 2013 11:21AM  
The Seasonal Read...: Summer Challenge 2013: Reading Plans 43 313 Jul 22, 2013 06:01AM  
Literary Exploration: What Are You Reading - July 2013 27 84 Jul 23, 2013 10:45PM  
The Lost Challenges: R5 Team Silver 399 53 Aug 03, 2013 03:23AM  
Goodreads Choice ...: Lydia's A-Z Challenge 6 57 Aug 11, 2013 11:17PM  


Is this you? Let us know. If not, help out and invite Robert to Goodreads.