J.K. Rowling wrote the first Harry Potter book in 1997.
I believe she was on a train when she first thought of Harry Potter.
J.K. Rowling first thought of Harry Potter in 1990 whilst on a delayed train from Manchester to London.
J.K Rowling wrote the 1st Harry Potter book on anything she could write on.
On Harry Potter and the Sorceror's Stone it says 1997.
on a train
harry potter and the philosophers stone was first published in 1997
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone in the UK) was the first book published by JK Rowling on June 26, 1997.
Joanne (JK) Rowling's first manuscript was "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone"
J.K. Rowling is the author of the Harry Potterseries.
In 1990 J.K. Rowling was on a train going to Manchester when the idea of "Harry Potter" - a schoolboy wizard - "fell into her head".