The author of the Harry Potter story has written a fairy tale for readers

British author Joan Rowling has published a children's book for the second time after the Harry Potter series of novels. 

Scholastic Publishers released the novel The Christmas Pig today.

It is a good holiday tale in which a boy, Jack, loses his pet toy pig, Dur Pig, on Christmas Eve. However, on Christmas Eve, a miracle happens - his new pig comes to life, and the characters go on a journey to an unknown country searching for the missing toy.

Jack's adventures were announced as a touching story of a child's love for a particular thing.

Artist Jim Field created the illustrations for the tale.

The book has been translated into 35 languages and is already on sale.