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J.K. Rowling

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Joanne Rowling, aka J.K. Rowling, went from rags to riches after coming up with the idea for the Harry Potter series on a train in 1990. Her first book, Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, was published in June 1997. Ask any questions dealing with the author herself, but please place Harry Potter questions in their designated category.

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The 'K' in RKO stands for Randy Orton's middle name, which is Keith.
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Contacting JK Rowling her address is JK rowling c/o bloomsbury publishing place 38 soho square london w1v 5df england
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J.K. Rowling's fortune was estimated by Forbes magazine in 2004 to be over 1 billion U.S. dollars.She is the first billionaire author in the world.
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Well, hmm... the official J K Rowling site is in the related links below. Even though I just spent a considerable amount of time going through the site (all of it pleasurable... the author seems to be very cool and funny), I can't find anywhere that it is called "Wombaton." Now, there are secrets on…
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Harry Potter was born on the 31st July, 1980. He shares this date (31st July) with author J.K. Rowling.
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Sean Harris influenced JK Rowling to write. He was Ms. Rowling's friend while she was in her secondary school. He is, according to Rowling, very like Ron Weasley in Harry Potter. He was not her only influence. She was always passionate about books, probably because of her mother and father, who wer…
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The Capulet servant who was asked to tell people about the ball, could not read and asked Romeo and Benvolio to read it for him. They made a joke of it, but Romeo eventually read it out to the guy. His friend Benvolio thought it would be a good way for him to judge Rosaline against other ladies beca…
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Only her sister can really know that, but from what I have personally seen, she is very happy for her sister. Jealous of J.K? How could that be possible? J.K. is without blemish and it must run in the family... although rumour has it that Di was once seen picking her nose in public, at a football ma…
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She was born in England both parents are Londoners.
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No. Dr. Rowling, O.B.E., does not claim to be a witch. One of her statements: "Do I believe in magic?" "Not the kind in my books ... Or maybe the Ministry of Magic's forcing me to say that."
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It was original, with the magical tales.
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Harry Potter didn't die, he was alive at the end of the seven books.
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J.K. Rowling has an older daughter, Jessica Rowling Arantes (born 1993), after this child she was divorced. Her first husband was Jorge Arantes.On December 21, 2001 J.K. Rowling married Neil Murray, and the couple have two children. Son David was born in 2003 and daughter Mackenzie in 2005.
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when you have traveled beyond the magical barier in firlblorg(or whatever) mines you come to a place leading down to a vulcano somthin place(before the last raft). Down there u meet another "choosen one" if u answer negative to all he says he gets killed and u pick the behemoth of his body if u answ…
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Answer J.K Rowling didn't choose Bloomsbury, she actually asked many publishing companies to publish the books but none of them would. Bloomsbury was the only company that said yes. Also, she picked Christopher Little to publish her book because she liked his name and he was associated with Bloom…
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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She earns about 1.6 millions dollars every 3 days. It really depends on how her books and movies are selling but she does get a lot of money. Harry Potter made her a billionaire.
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Source : Harry Potter and the chamber of Secrets - Chapter Nine The Writing on The Wall --- the complete lines Harry found Ron at the back of the library, measuring his History of Magic homework. Professor Binns had asked for a threefoot-long composi…
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no but she is richer than the queen of England
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There is a battle of Hogwarts between the Death Eaters and Hogwarts in which Harry sacrifices himself but comes back because he secretly was a horcrux and the killing curse only killed that piece. While Harry is pretending to be dead Neville kills Nagini, the last horcrux, with the sword of Godric G…
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Yes. J.K. Rowling (her real legal name is Joane Murray) is in fact a member of the church of Scotland and has answered this question herself by saying she is a christian. She did, however not want to push the subject to much as she did not want readers to be able to guess the ending to her final bo…
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No. She made money with the Harry Potter series but is not the richest in the world. In addition: J.K.Rowling is not the richest person in the world. although she is the only female billionaire in Britain.
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Quite a lot of the names have Latin or Greek origin, sometimes from mythology. Albus Dumbledore, for instance, has the name albus meaning white in Latin, which is a colour that is often associated with goodness, knowledge and truth, with perhaps also a nod at his long white beard. Severus Snape, obv…
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no she writes about witches and wizards she is a muggle
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Hey! You can write to Jo at: J. K. Rowling c/o Scholastic Inc. 555 Broadway New York, NY 10012orJ. K. Rowling c/o Bloomsbury Publishing 38 Soho Square London W1V 5DF UKFan mail address at:jrowling@scholastic.com(at least I think so)
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Pete Rowling-was an engineer for Rolls Royce in Bristol Anne Rowling-Half-French, Half-Scottish
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No she doesn't have a problem with Americans, she just didn't want American actors playing her British characters in the movies.
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JK Rowling is currently working on a short prequel to the Harry Potter series, taking place three years before James and Lily Potter died. When it is written, it will be up for auction, and the proceeds will go to charity. The story should be posted somewhere on the internet after it is auctioned of…
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Since Harry is the main character, she wanted him to have a life at the end so everyone would be Happy lol!
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American Book Awards, MacArthur Fellowship, Anisfield-Wolf Book Awards, Lannan Literary Award for Fiction
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J.K. Rowling does not have an email address. She only really goes on the computer to write the best books in the world. J.K., if you are reading this, I am your biggest fan, and I am already working on the first book of the next series!
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No, J.K. Rowling is a member of the Church of Scotland. However, she stated on an episode of the Today Show that her books, particularly her seventh, did come into conflict with her beliefs and caused her some consternation. As I recall, she was concerned with openly discussing her faith because i…
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The story she set out to tell came to a conclusion. Although J.K. Rowling has said she could write more books, she currently has no plans to do so.
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She's no longer going to write Harry Potter-based novels, because that storyline has ended. She will, however, continue to write children's novels. She confirmed that she was working on a political fairytale.
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She will write one more book called The Tales of Beetle the Bard. Worth $66,000 for the manuscript.
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JK Rowling has a fortune of around $1.1 billion, but Martha Stewart has a fortune of around only $638 million.
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Yes, she is currently writing a book aimed at young children.She will not write any more Harry Potter books and thinks that she is finished with her fantasy as she doesn\'t want to borrow anything from Harry Potter.
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There is no accurate record of how many books that J.K. Rowling has sold; the estimate stands at over 100 million. Actually the estimated number is between 350 million and 400 million for the 7 primary books but is probably higher because it does not include the numbers for the 3 supporting books w…
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Dr. Joanne Kathleen Rowling, OBE Kathleen. JK Rowlings full name is Joanne Kathleen Rowling :)
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Answer She was on a train when the idea hit her. Short of a notebook and pen, she told herself that if this idea did not surive the ride, it was not worth remembering. She wrote the first book, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, in a cafe, often leaving her baby daughter asleep in a stroller…
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J.K. Rowling's insparation to write was her school and her child hood.
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because she can. Im just showing friend how unreliable answers.com can be
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Probably the same place everyone else does. Thinking, examinging the world around you, and just plain out of thin air randomly. She was on a train and the train was late to its final destination. The idea just popped into her head, but she was too shy to ask for a pen so she just thought about it. …
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She has not said she will or will not.
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She always wanted to be an author since she was very small. J.K loved reading, and this is probably what inspired her. The fear of poverty She loved writing, writing anything and writing stories. She believed that when she was older she would be a best selling author. Well, that's what she is toda…
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It was to take her mind off her abusive Portuguese husband, she also wrote it because the Queen asked jk Rowling to write a story for her youngest grandaughter
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Lilianne Bettencourt. She is the daughter of Eugene Schueller, who founded the cosmetics giant L'Oréal. Lilianne Bettencourt is also the richest woman in the world.
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Not everyone knows J.K Rowling .She is famous among children and most adults. But alot of people think that Harry Potter is nonsense and they make fun of her. Just ignore them.
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well she like sports and spending time with her family.
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Her sister's name is Dianne Rowling.
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J.K. Rowling is the author of : Harry Potter and the Philosoper's Stone , Chamber of Secerts , Prisoner of Azkaban , Goblet of Fire , Order of the Phoenix , Half-Blood Prince , Deathly Hallows , Fantastic Beasts and Where to find Them , The tales of Beedle the Bard and Quidditch Though the Ages.
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Spending time with her family.
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There are a variety of famous books that have been set in Australia. These include The Thorn Bids by Colleen McCullough, The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman, as well as The Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton.
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There will not be an 8th Harry Potter book. There will be an encyclopedia coming out though.
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I think JK Rowling is because a lot more kids know about her then they know about CF1!!Well, personally I can't tell whose my favorite. I LOVE them both. But among the crowd, I'd say J.K. Rowling has the stage.
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She was an English teacher
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3 one from the first marriage two from the second marriage she has 2 daughters and 1 son.
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no sadly he said that the harry potter series tired him
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J.K. Rowling wrote her first book "Rabbit" when she was six years old. It was never published and no information, including the length, is known about it.
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Yes, J.K. Rowling has kids. She has two daughters and one son.
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Answer It occurs in the seventh book in chapter eleven on the pages 210-214. Good for you for asking that!
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She went to St. Michael's primary, and then Wyedean comprehensive School and College for secondary school.
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Harry Potter Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone (1997) Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (1998) Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (1999) Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2000) Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2003) Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince (200…
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He married Nymphadora Tonks. They had a son named Teddy, which Harry was god-father to. Both Remus and Tonks were killed in the final battle with the Death Eaters at Hogwarts castle.
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No. Ron and Hermione only have two children; Rose and Hugo. Victoire is the eldest child of Bill ad Fluer who was born on the anniversary of the day that Voldemort was killed (hence why her name is like victory).
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J.K. Rowling has three children. She has two daughters and one son.
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in the English version 607in the American version 759
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Yes, she did and she wrote them for charity.They are called: Quidditch through the ages Fantastic Beasts and where to find them The Tales of Beadle the Bard
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Yes - her second marriage to Neil Murray was in 2001. Her first marriage to Jorge Arantes was in 1992
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Nothing. Roald Dahl did not write Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling did. Dahl died the same year J.K. Rowling came up with the idea and seven years before it was published. He would never have heard of the series.
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JK means just kidding. EXAMPLE: Ha ha, JK! Jk means joker if you are meaning Kj it means killing the joy.
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author avies real name is Marley Jacob mathews
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"For Jessica, who loves stories, for Ann, who loved them too;and for Di, who heard this one first." Jessica is her daughter (at the time her only child), Ann her mother and Di her sister.
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No, there are no real ghosts like in "Harry Potter." But hey, I could be wrong... I have never seen one!!!
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J. K. Rowling was born on July 31, 1965.
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Yate in Brittan (near Bristol)Winterbourne in Brittan (again near Bristol)Tutshill near the Welsh boarder town of Chepstow in the Forest of DeanPortugual (Married a protuguese man had a child and shortly after divorced him but took the child named Jessica)Edinburgh in Brittan to be near her sister D…
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J.K. Rowling is the author of the hugely successful Harry Potter series. She is the first female billionaire author, the best-selling living author in the UK and at one point was richer than the Queen. She lost her billionaire status after donating so much money to charity. She is the founder of the…
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Forbes put her net worth at 1 billion dollars, making her one of 5 self-made billionaires and the first self-made billionaire author.
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I don't think you can. She is so busy!
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Mrs. Joanne Kathleen Rowling.
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Yes, she wrote the Harry Potter series along with the other ancillary Harry Potter related books.
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No, it's in Scotland.
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It stands for just kidding.Yup thats jst an ez way to write or type jk.An thats not the only word there a lot more jst ask us we will answer
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Voldemort kills him to get the Elder Wand and Snape gives his memories to Harry. Also it turns out that he loved Lily (harry's mum)
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A lower-case 'k' is used in SI to represent 'kilo' (103).You will see used in symbols such as kW (kilowatts), kV (kilovolts), etc.
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It stands for Joanne Kathleen. She actually has no middle name, but she was requested by the publisher to decide upon two initials to go by so that boys wouldn't reject the book because it's written by a woman. She decided the K would stand for Kathleen after her paternal grandmother.
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As of May 2011, Forbes Magazine named J.K Rowling is the world's richest author and the first female billionaire novelist.
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Reading, Writing and relaxing
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1st Answer: Joanne 2nd Answer: Her first name is Joanne, but she prefers the short version 'Jo'.
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Well just on the Deathly Hallows this is how much she made 109,890,000.
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Yes. They ran a lot of major changes past her and she told them things they couldn't cut (such as Kreacher in the fifth film).
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joanne kathleen Rowling
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No. J.K. Rowling is a Christian. Rowling grew up attending the Church of England. She is now a member of the Scottish Episcopal Church.
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In his life-time, J.B.Priestley wrote over 100 novels and published over 120 books!
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