Author wrote three of his famous chapters in the seven-bedroom, six-bathroom house.
Controversial decision promoted a letter of protest and six writers to withdraw from the event.
Best-selling writer had published more than 60 novels in a career spanning 50 years.
Kennedy talks about his new book and how it focuses on the 'unknowingness of other people'.
Six writers will not attend 5 May gala after award for satirical magazine.
Employees have allegedly downloaded content illegally, in the form of an ebook on online piracy
Harry Potter-themed live action role play (Larp) cast its spell over more than a hundred would-be sorcerers.
Giuliana Rancic tells all in new memoir Going Off Script.
IBTimes UK interviews Robin Stevens, author of Murder Most Unladylike, on International Children's Book Day
Smoke and Shadow, the latest three-part comic series will focus on Fire Lord Zuko and Mai.
The world's largest collection of Harry Potter memorabilia has gone on display in Mexico City's Classic Toy Museum.
Campaigners say that the house is in urgent need of €1m of repairs to save it from ruin.
World Book Day, celebrated on 5 March, promotes a love of books and reading among children.
The Warner Bros. Studio Tour - The Making of Harry Potter, gave a preview of its expansion.
Project co-ordinator Claus Raasted hopes to create a permanent home for the magical college.