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Aquastar on October 28, 2011
All about the genius behing the Harry Potter series!
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| True or False:|
J.K Rowling is richer than the queen of England.
|True. She is also the first person to ever become a billionaire just by writing books!|
|Where was J.K. Rowling born?||Yate, Gloucestershire, United Kingdom|
|Where did she go for college? (First)||University of Exeter|
|Where did she get the idea of Harry Potter?||Four-hour delayed train trip between Manchester and London|
|Where did she often write? (Originally?)||A cafe in Edinburgh.|
|Why do the Harry Potter covers say "J.K. Rowling" instead of "Joanne Rowling"?||Bloomsbury wanted to use initials on the cover of the Harry Potter books, saying that if they used an obviously female name, the target group of young boys might not want to buy them. Since she didn't have a middle name she chose to use her grandmother's name, Kathleen, for the middle initial.|
|What awards did she get in 1999?|| Booksellers Association Author of the Year - 1998 and 1999|
Author of the Year 1999
|How many children does she have?||Three|
| What author said that Jo`s books were based on hers?|
(Although they weren`t)
|Who is the best author in the world?||J.K. ROWLING!!!!!!!!!!|