J.K. Rowling's publisher reveals cover art(Read article summary)
The cover art for 'The Casual Vacancy,' J.K. Rowling's upcoming novel for adults, consists of a simple design with a check mark in the center.
Little, Brown revealed the cover for J.K. Rowling‚Äôs new book ‚ÄúThe Casual Vacancy‚ÄĚ Tuesday morning, whetting appetites further for Rowling‚Äôs non-Potter venture that will be released in September.
The cover has a simple design, with a red and yellow motif and a central image of a box with a black check mark inside.
The book, titled ‚ÄúThe Casual Vacancy,‚ÄĚ will be about the struggle to fill a vacancy on a parish council in an English town and will be for adults. Little, Brown has stated the book will be 512 pages, calling it "a big book about a small town."
The Little, Brown website goes on to describe Pagford, the book's setting, as "seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an ancient abbey." However, readers are told, "Pagford is not what it first seems."
To find out more, readers ‚Äď at least, those without supernatural powers ‚Äď will have to wait until Sept. 27.