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Magic beyond words : the JK Rowling story

Author: Paul A KaufmanPoppy MontgomeryAntonio CupoEmily HolmesJanet KidderAll authors
Publisher: New York : Distributed by New Video, [2011]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On a train trip from Manchester to London in 1990, a young single mother named Joanne Rowling conceived the idea of a children's book about a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Five years later, that idea became the basis for the most successful book franchise in the history of publishing. Here is the rags-to-riches story of J.K. Rowling, who overcame numerous hardships to rise seemingly overnight from a destitute  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Made-for-TV movies
Feature films
Fiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Drama
Named Person: J K Rowling; J K Rowling
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Paul A Kaufman; Poppy Montgomery; Antonio Cupo; Emily Holmes; Janet Kidder; Jeffrey Berman; Tony Caballero; Lifetime Television (Firm); New Video Group.; MediaMax Productions.
ISBN: 1422973379 9781422973370
OCLC Number: 750591176
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Music, Jeff Toyne ; editor, Lisa Binkley ; director of photography, Mathias Herndl.
Cast: Poppy Montgomery, Antonio Cupo, Emily Holmes, Janet Kidder.
Event notes: Originally broadcast as a made-for-tv movie on Lifetime.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, widescreen, stereo.
Responsibility: a Mediamax production ; written by Jeffrey Berman & Tony Caballero ; directed by Paul A. Kaufman.

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On a train trip from Manchester to London in 1990, a young single mother named Joanne Rowling conceived the idea of a children's book about a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Five years later, that idea became the basis for the most successful book franchise in the history of publishing. Here is the rags-to-riches story of J.K. Rowling, who overcame numerous hardships to rise seemingly overnight from a destitute welfare mother in England to one of the richest and most admired women in the world.

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