J.K. Rowling to Sit for a Radio Interview as Robert Galbraith

By Maryann Yin 

J.K. Rowling Portrait (GalleyCat)Have you ever wondered about Robert Galbraith’s personality? Fans will soon have the opportunity to learn a little more about J.K. Rowling’s crime fiction writing doppelganger.

Entertainment Weekly reports that Rowling has agreed to sit for an interview as Galbraith on the British radio show Drivetime. This momentous conversation, with host Simon Mayo, will focus on the third book of the Cormoron Strike series, Career of Evil.

Here’s more from The Guardian: “Rowling is expected to talk about why she decided to write as Galbraith, and her feelings once her identity as the author of the books was exposed. Mayo will also read out five reviews from listeners who have applied to review Career of Evil as part of the Radio 2’s Book Club.” Listeners can tune in on Nov. 2.