"The Casual Vacancy" is Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling's first novel for adults. It's scheduled to come out Thursday, but is already No. 1 on Amazon. It's getting an early buzz, with critics calling it a "magical book with emotion and heart."
The book tells the story of what happens after the death of a town official, the vacancy that death leaves and a summer of simmering conflict.
Also, you may have seen this video by now. Yes, Madonna was recently seen at a concert in Washington D.C. on Monday night, calling Barack Obama a “black Muslim.”
Madonna now says she was being ironic. In a statement Wednesday, she said "the point I’m making is that a good man is a good man, no matter who he prays to."
And finally, watch this edition of the Entertainment Dish to see Lady Gaga's new racy photos and what she's saying about bulimia and anorexia.