Novel "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets"
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)
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[written on Twitter] Just unfollowed a man whom I thought was smart and funny, because he called [British prime minister] Theresa May
a whore. If you can't disagree with a woman without reaching for all those filthy old insults, screw you and your politics. I'm sick of 'liberal' men whose mask slips every time a woman displeases them, who reach immediately for crude and humiliating words ...
On 3 April 2003, she and Time Warner successfully sued Dutch publishing company Byblos in the Amsterdam High Court. This prevented Byblos from publishing Russian author Dmitry Yemets' novel "The Magic Double Bass", which features girl wizard "Tanya Grotter". It was deemed to plagiarize Rowling's novel "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" and to infringe upon her copyright.