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J.K. Rowling to come to New York for the PEN America literary service award

J.K. Rowling to come to New York for the PEN America literary service award

The hottest ticket of the spring season may be a literary awards dinner.

"Harry Potter" fans might soon be lining up to buy tickets to the PEN Literary Gala in New York, where J.K. Rowling will accept the 2016 PEN/Allen Foundation Literary Service Award. Tables at the May 16 dinner, which is a benefit for the nonprofit organization, cost $12,500 and up.

Rowling told the Associated Press that she was "honored" and "humbled" to receive the award. "I've long been a supporter of...

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