Who Is J.k. Rowling?

Who Was...?

Belviso, Meg, Pollack, Pamela

Contributors: Harrison, Nancy, Marchesi, Stephen

Publisher: Penguin USA
Published: August 2, 2012
Categories: Biography & Memoir
Audience: Children (age 8-12)
Distributed By: Axis 360
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"In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J. K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Upon arriving in London, she began immediately writing the first book in the saga. Rowling's true-life, rags-to-riches story is as compelling as the world of Hogwarts that she created. This biography details not only Rowling's life and her love of literature but the story behind the creation of a modern classic"--