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J.K. Rowling : a biography

Author: Connie Ann Kirk
Publisher: London : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series: Greenwood biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores both the critical acclaim and the controversies surrounding Rowling's books and the characters. Chapters follow Rowling's early childhood in England through her school year's, friendships,  Read more...

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Named Person: J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character); J K Rowling; Harry Potter, (Fictitious character)
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Connie Ann Kirk
ISBN: 0313322058 9780313322051
OCLC Number: 850957556
Description: xiii, 141 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface Introduction Early Life and Family Education Early Career The Life of Harry Potter Controversies and Criticism Conclusion Appendix A: J. K. Rowling Timeline Appendix B: J. K. Rowling's Awards Appendix C: J. K. Rowling's Reading Appendix D: Organizations Important to J. K. Rowling Appendix E: J. K. Rowling Addresses Bibliography Web Sites Index
Series Title: Greenwood biographies.
Responsibility: Connie Ann Kirk.

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?A must-have for school and public libraries. Kirk has written an appealing and highly readable introduction to the publishing phenomenon known as Harry Potter....The publisher and author are to be Read more...

 
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