A biography of joanne rowling an english author

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Joanne Rowling was born on 31st July The Harry Potter series is now published in 80 languages, and over million copies have been sold across the world. She, her sister and her parents lived in Winterbourne, Gloucestershire, until Joanne was nine, when the family moved to Tutshill, near Chepstow. In , she returned to the UK accompanied by her daughter and three completed chapters of Harry Potter after her marriage had deteriorated. After her publisher recommended she use a gender-neutral pen name, she chose J. Rowling famous for? In its opening weekend in the U. She adopted her pen name, J.

The idea for the book reportedly occurred to her while she was traveling on a train from Manchester to London in In response, a tweeter called Jude Callegari said that the author was Rowling.

Related Profiles. Neil Murray at the couple's home in Scotland. Rowling's contribution was an word Harry Potter prequel that concerns Harry's father, James Potterand godfather, Sirius Blackand takes place three years before Harry was born.

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Bewildered by the idea of the story about the wizardry boy, she instantly started penning down her ideas. Eventually, she lost her job as well.

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She wrote mostly in longhand and amassed a mountain of notes, many of which were on scraps of paper. Eventually, she lost her job as well. The final film for the seventh book in the series was released in two installments: Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 1 and Part 2 , both directed by Yates. Rowling has written a film script inspired by Fantastic Beasts and Where to find Them , with the film due for release in Autumn Rowling has been accredited by many prestigious awards and also praised for generating an interest in reading amongst young people at a time when they were discarding this valuable hobby. The sole thing that kept her going was her passion for writing. She, her sister and her parents lived in Winterbourne, Gloucestershire, until Joanne was nine, when the family moved to Tutshill, near Chepstow. It sees Strike investigating the disappearance of a writer hated by many of his old friends for insulting them in his new novel. The manuscript got rejected from 12 publishers, but was given a thumbs up from the Barry Cunningham of Bloomsbury. The books have also been adapted to screen in a series of blockbuster films. The Harry Potter series is now published in 80 languages, and over million copies have been sold across the world. She wrote her first book at the age of six — a story about a rabbit called Rabbit. In and , film versions of the first two books were released, which were a total box office hit. The seventh and final novel in the series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, was released in

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