AUTHOR | J. K. ROWLING



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J. K. Rowling | Novelist



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Joanne 'Jo' Rowling, (born 31 July 1965), pen names J. K. Rowling and Robert Galbraith, is a British novelist, screenwriter and film producer best known as the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series. The books have gained worldwide attention, won multiple awards, and sold more than 400 million copies. They have become the best-selling book series in history and been the basis for a series of films which is the second highest-grossing film series in history. Rowling had overall approval on the scripts and maintained creative control by serving as a producer on the final instalment.
Born in Yate, Gloucestershire, Rowling was working as a researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International when she conceived the idea for the Harry Potter series while on a delayed train from Manchester to London in 1990. The seven-year period that followed saw the death of her mother, birth of her first child, divorce from her first husband and relative poverty until Rowling finished the


Born: 1965-07-31

Born in: Yate, Gloucestershire, England







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You know, Minister, I disagree with Dumbledore on ma...

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Why are you worrying about YOU-KNOW-WHO, when you sh...

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Holey? You have the the whole world of ear-related h...

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But he understood at last what Dumbledore had been t...

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Things we lose have a way of coming back to us in th...

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She picked up the book and then walked back past him...

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Great, tell me when you've defeated Voldemort for me...

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Being fed, and having a soft bed, and other people b...

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Seventeen, eh!' said Hagrid as he accepted a bucket-...

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Harry, you wonderful boy, you brave, brave man.

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You will never truly know yourself, or the strength ...

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Snape raised his wand and pointed it directly at Dum...

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You'll stay with me?'Until the very end,' said James.

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The scar had not pained Harry for nineteen years. Al...

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Divination is turning out to be much more trouble th...

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My Head of House said I lacked certain necessary qua...

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It is impossible to manufacture or imitate love.

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Alas! Earwax!

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I am not forgotten, you know, no, I still receive a ...

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