‘The Casual Vacancy’ by J.K. Rowling is set to be released September 27th worldwide.There are early rumors swirling that Casual Vacancy is predicted to smash Harry Potter sales records. Definitely something to be anxious over on the release day!
When Barry Fairbrother dies in his early forties, the town of Pagford is left in shock.
is, seemingly, an English idyll, with a cobbled market square and an
ancient abbey, but what lies behind the pretty façade is a town at war.
at war with poor, teenagers at war with their parents, wives at war
with their husbands, teachers at war with their pupils…Pagford is not
what it first seems.
And the empty seat left by Barry on the
parish council soon becomes the catalyst for the biggest war the town
has yet seen. Who will triumph in an election fraught with passion,
duplicity and unexpected revelations?
What are your thoughts on the cover? Who has pre-ordered, who is going to midnight release?
The Casual Vacancy Cover Reveal
Reviewed by Katy Rochelle
July 03, 2012