JK Rowling's latest book prize
JK Rowling has become the first recipient of the Hans Christian Andersen Literature prize in Denmark.
The Harry Potter author was presented with the accolade at a ceremony in Andersen's home town of Odense.
The prize is for authors who write in the "tradition and spirit" of Andersen who wrote 160 fairy tales and poems.
19 Oct 2010
- From the section Entertainment & Arts