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Has J. K. Rowlings Read Fifty Shades of Grey? | VIDEO

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In a recent exclusive interview, J. K. Rowling tells UK Guardian’s Decca Aitkenhead that she’s never and will never read Fifty Shades of Grey. Surprised? Click HERE to watch the video and see the blonde billionaire novelist answer questions about everything from disguising herself to go wedding-gown shopping to meeting President Obama and being starstruck. J. K Rowling is extremely protective of her privacy. Read the excerpt below to see what Decca had to go through to interview the Harry Porter queen. Is J. K. Rowling just been protective of her privacy or is she a tad weird?

I am required to sign more legal documents than would typically be involved in buying a house before I am allowed to read The Casual Vacancy, under tight security in the London offices of Little, Brown. Even the publishers have been forbidden to read it, and they relinquish the manuscript gingerly, reverently, as though handling a priceless Ming vase. Afterwards, I am instructed never to disclose the address of Rowling’s Edinburgh office where the interview will take place. The mere fact of the interview is deemed so newsworthy that Le Monde dispatches a reporter to investigate how it was secured. Its prospect begins to assume the mystique of an audience with Her Majesty – except, of course, that Rowling is famously much, much richer than the Queen. — Decca Aitkenhead

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Ainehi Edoro is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison where she teaches African literature. She received her doctorate at Duke University. She is the founder and editor of Brittle Paper and series editor of Ohio University Press’s Modern African Writer’s imprint.

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  1. Demon Possessed October 1, 2012 at 10:48 pm #

    This is the first time i am seeing her picture. Can’t believe she is this hot. I can’t be too surprised, because she is probably a witch entertaining us muggles. As a point of instruction, anybody should be careful when a witch is involved in anything. The level of care that Lemonde shows in this instance is clearly no different from the level of care showed by committed MFM prayer warriors when dealing with witches.

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