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J.K. Rowling : the wizard behind Harry Potter

Author: Marc Shapiro
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : [Updated ed.]View all editions and formats
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With the amazing success of the Harry Potter series, interest in the author Joanne Kathleen (JK) Rowling has reached an unparalleled level. Now comes the completely updated New York Times bestseller J.K. Rowling: The Wizard Behind Harry Potter. From her time as a struggling single mother to her rise to stardom as the most successful children's book author ever, J.K. Rowling: The Wizard Behind Harry Potter is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Shapiro
ISBN: 031232586X 9780312325862
OCLC Number: 54447108
Description: xi, 228 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Marc Shapiro.

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With the amazing success of the Harry Potter series, interest in the author Joanne Kathleen (JK) Rowling has reached an unparalleled level. Now comes the completely updated New York Times bestseller J.K. Rowling: The Wizard Behind Harry Potter. From her time as a struggling single mother to her rise to stardom as the most successful children's book author ever, J.K. Rowling: The Wizard Behind Harry Potter is a highly dramatic, engrossing biography. In this newly updated version author Marc Shapiro covers all the new news surrounding the Harry Potter franchise, including the making of the first two Harry Potter films, Rowling's romance and subsequent marriage, her struggles with the new book--The Order of the Phoenix--and its eventual release.

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