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J. K. Rowling's Profile

Brief about J. K. Rowling: By info that we know J. K. Rowling was born at 1965-07-31. And also J. K. Rowling is English Author.

J. K. Rowling Biography

Joanne (Jo for short) Rowling, English author was born in Yate, on the 31th July,  in 1965. Joanne is the daughter of  Peter James Rowling and Anne Volant. The couple married in 1965. Joanne was studying at Wyedean School and College, where she got secondary education. She graduated the University of Exeter, where she got a bachelor’s degree in French and a bachelor’s degree in Arts.

In 1992 Joanne Rowling married to Jorge Arantes . In 1993 their daughter, Jessica Isabel Rowling Arantes was born. The couple divorced in the same year. In 2001, Joanne Rowling married to Neil Michael Murray. The couple has two children: David Gordon Rowling Murray and Mackenzie Jean Rowling Murray.

She has been writing fantasy storeys since her childhood. The writer is best known for Harry Potter fantasy series. Harry Potter book series are the best selling book series in the history. The writer has got many awards for the book series.

The pen name of the writer is J. K. Rowling.

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I remember the first time I heard a teenager say 'LOL.' Just what? But it means 'laugh.' Why don't you just laugh? What are you doing?

Tags: Laugh, Remember, Time

People ask me if there are going to be stories of Harry Potter as an adult. Frankly, if I wanted to, I could keep writing stories until Harry is a senior citizen, but I don't know how many people would actually want to read about a 65 year old Harry still at Hogwarts playing bingo with Ron and Hermione.

Tags: Keep, Old, Writing

Honestly, I think we should be delighted people still want to read, be it on a Kindle or a Nook or whatever the latest device is.

Tags: Latest, Read, Whatever

What's coming will come and we'll just have to meet it when it does.

Tags: Coming, Meet

I would like to be remembered as someone who did the best she could with the talent she had.

Tags: Best, She, Someone

I will carry on writing, to be sure. But I don't know if I would want to publish again after Harry Potter.

Tags: After, Again, Writing

I'm opposed to fundamentalism in any form.

Tags: Opposed

Jane Austen is the pinnacle to which all other authors aspire.

Tags: Aspire, Austen, Pinnacle

You sort of start thinking anything's possible if you've got enough nerve.

Tags: Enough, Start, Thinking

Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.

Tags: Age, Forget, Men

However my parents - both of whom came from impoverished backgrounds and neither of whom had been to college, took the view that my overactive imagination was an amusing quirk that would never pay a mortgage or secure a pension.

Tags: Both, College, Parents

I always felt an outsider.

Tags: Felt, Outsider

I'm pro Union.

Tags: Pro, Union

When people are very damaged, they can often meet the world with a kind of defiance.

Tags: Defiance, Meet, Often

I just write what I wanted to write. I write what amuses me. It's totally for myself. I never in my wildest dreams expected this popularity.

Tags: Dreams, Wanted, Write

I was convinced that the only thing I wanted to do ever - was write novels.

Tags: Convinced, Wanted, Write

Never trust anything that can think for itself if you can't see where it keeps its brain.

Tags: Brain, Keeps, Trust

Bigotry is probably the thing I detest most.

Tags: Detest

Failure means a stripping away of the inessential.

Tags: Away, Failure, Means

His priority did not seem to be to teach them what he knew, but rather to impress upon them that nothing, not even... knowledge, was foolproof.

Tags: Knew, Knowledge, Rather