J.K. Rowling’s 'adult' novel soars in sales

Published On: Oct 04 2012 06:42:48 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 05 2012 10:54:38 AM CDT

The Casual Vacancy—labeled, to the chagrin of Potter fans, as Rowling’s first foray into “adult” fiction—easily debuted at the top of the fiction charts in its first week.