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J.K. Rowling

Author: Colleen A Sexton; Martha Cosgrove
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Lerner Publications, ©2006.
Series: Just the facts biographies.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a biography of celebrated author, J.K. Rowling, and chronicles her life, personal and professional challenges and achievements, and how she rose from poverty to eventually set records in the publishing industry with her Harry Potter series.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Colleen A Sexton; Martha Cosgrove
ISBN: 0822534231 0822559951 9780822559955 9780822534235
OCLC Number: 60715146
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm.
Contents: A born storyteller --
A burning ambition --
The boy wizard --
A change of scenery --
The poverty trap --
Publishing Harry Potter --
Pottermania --
Looking ahead --
Glossary.
Series Title: Just the facts biographies.
Responsibility: Colleen A. Sexton ; in consultation with Martha Cosgrove.
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Presents a biography of celebrated author, J.K. Rowling, and chronicles her life, personal and professional challenges and achievements, and how she rose from poverty to eventually set records in the publishing industry with her Harry Potter series.

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