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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
Author
Illustrator
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 is...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Authors, English
Target audience
primary
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who is J.K. Rowling? -- Make-believe -- Flying car -- On the move -- First draft -- Slush pile -- Pottermania -- Challenges! -- Truly magical
Control code
19765552
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781451754421
Lccn
2012001406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pamela Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Who is J.K. Rowling? -- Make-believe -- Flying car -- On the move -- First draft -- Slush pile -- Pottermania -- Challenges! -- Truly magical
Control code
19765552
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781451754421
Lccn
2012001406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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