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The Resource Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?
Title
Who is J.K. Rowling?
Statement of responsibility
by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J. K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Upon arriving in London, she began immediately writing the first book in the saga. Rowling's true-life, rags-to-riches story is as compelling as the world of Hogwarts that she created. This biography details not only Rowling's life and her love of literature but the story behind the creation of a modern classic"--
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Summary
"In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J. K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Upon arriving in London, she began immediately writing the first book in the saga. Rowling's true-life, rags-to-riches story is as compelling as the world of Hogwarts that she created. This biography details not only Rowling's life and her love of literature but the story behind the creation of a modern classic"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10130944
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pollack, Pam
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
860
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z827 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
860
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Belviso, Meg
  • Marchesi, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Who was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Authors, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9781451754421
Isbn Type
(paw prints)
Lccn
2012001406
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)759173577
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 104-105)
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 p.
Isbn
9781451754421
Isbn Type
(paw prints)
Lccn
2012001406
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)759173577

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