BAFTA Film Award.
3 wins & 8 nominations.
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Novel "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone"
5 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
85 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
J K Rowling | JK Rowling | Newt Scamander | Kennilworthy Whisp
5' 5" (1.65 m)
Did You Know?
[About being held up at an airport for refusing to be parted from the manuscript of her seventh "Harry Potter" book]: The heightened security restrictions on the airlines made the journey back from New York interesting, as I refused to be parted from the manuscript of book seven. A large part of it is handwritten and there was no copy of anything I had done while in the U.S. They let me take it on...
It should not be surprising that Stephen King
is one of her biggest fans. Not only are they both best-selling authors of supernatural stories, they were also both schoolteachers before becoming successful writers.