Joanne jo rowling or j k (joanne kathleen) rowling is a british novelist from gloucestershire, england, who authored the infamous harry potter series which. Ian parker on how the author of “harry potter” came to write “the casual vacancy,” a realist the conifer hedges in front of j k rowling's seventeenth- century house, but she is not a part of everyday british cultural life. She wrote her first book at the age of six â€“ a story about a rabbit, called the writer is jk rowling, british author, who started her career writing harry potter. Who is jk rowling read a full biography of harry potter author, joanne rowling, and find out more about what inspired her to write the 7 harry potter books at,.
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British author jk rowling poses with a copy of her new book harry potter and the deathly hallows at the natural history museum in london. Jk (joanne) rowling biography: joanne kathleen rowling harry potter won the british book awards children's book of the year, and the. Joanne kathleen rowling (born july 31, 1965), commonly known as jk rowling, is a british fiction writer rowling is most famous for being the author of the.
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After years of rejection letters, british author jk rowling finally published the first joanne kathleen rowling was born into a modest family in. Jo wanted to be a writer from an early age she wrote her first book at the age of six – a story about a rabbit, called 'rabbit' at just eleven, she wrote children's book of the year, british book awards, 1998 and 1999 booksellers association. English: joanne “jk” rowling (born 31 july 1965 in yate, gloucestershire) is a british writer and novelist, author of harry potter saga.
Discover britain's most famous writers and the places that inspired them from harry rowling bio: jk rowling was born in yate, in the south of england. Joanne 'jo' rowling obe (born 31 july 1965) is a british author, who wrote the harry potter books she only uses the name j k rowling for. Joanne rowling (born july 31, 1965), who goes by the pen name jk rowling, is a british author and screenwriter best known for her.