JK Rowling gets criticism over her new Book ‘Troubled Blood’

JK Rowling gets criticism over her new Book 'Troubled Blood'
J.K. Rowling, Author of Harry Potter

Award-winning author of Harry Potter JK Rowling gets huge criticism on social media over new book that portrays a male serial killer who dresses as a woman.

With a trending hashtag #RIPJKRowling on Twitter, critics denounced the popular author as being ‘transphobic’.

JK Rowling’s new book, titled ‘Troubled Blood’ is the latest installment of a fictional crime series following private detective Cormoran Strike, according to Forbes.

The books fictional character is a “psychopathic serial killer,” according to the book’s Amazon page, which happens to be a man who dresses as a woman.

Elle Dawson tweeted “JK Rowling is single-mindedly obsessed with trans people and actively frames them as predators in her novels”.

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Award-winning poet Saeed Jones wrote on Twitter: “I almost appreciate the effort JK Rowling is making to remove any vestige of nuance from our understanding of who she is and how she plans on using her time, energy and fortune.”

JK Rowling was estimated by Forbes as the highest paid author in the world in 2019 with about $92 million in earnings.

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