Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman, her publishers asked that she use two initials rather than her full name. The end of the book reveals Lucius Malfoy, Draco's father and rival of Ron and Ginny's father, to be the culprit who slipped the book into Ginny's belongings and introduced the diary into Hogwarts.
Rowling collaborated on the adaptation, serving as an executive producer for the series. Through the diary, Ginny acts on Voldemort's orders and unconsciously opens the "Chamber of Secrets", unleashing an ancient monster, later revealed to be a basiliskwhich begins attacking students at Hogwarts.
Harry awakens and faces Voldemort, whose Horcruxes have all been destroyed.
They reminded me why I love reading and fantasy. Rowling has also been praised for her nuanced depiction of the ways in which death and violence affects youth, and humanity as a whole.
The books are also, in the words of Stephen King"shrewd mystery tales",  and each book is constructed in the manner of a Sherlock Holmes -style mystery adventure. The book series and movies are great!.
Growing up, her relationship with her father was strained, and as a result she has not spoken to him in recent years. Rowling Joanne Kathleen Rowlingusing her grandmother's name as her second name because she has no middle name.
These reveal that in order to preserve his life, Voldemort has split his soul into pieces, creating a series of Horcruxes — evil enchanted items hidden in various locations, one of which was the diary destroyed in the second book.
Both MuggleCast and PotterCast  have reached the top spot of iTunes podcast rankings and have been polled one of the top 50 favourite podcasts. Rowling has sharp, lucid prose that carries Harry Potter beyond the realms of simple children's fantasy and into that of timeless literature.
I never said it was the next thing I'd do. The Turkish translation of books two to seven was undertaken by Sevin Okyaya popular literary critic and cultural commentator.
On 28 Marchthe cover art for the Bloomsbury Adult and Child versions and the Scholastic version were released. The series aired in three parts from 15 February to 1 March She has also said that because of her lack of a proper father there are many father figures for Harry in her books.
Rowling gives an account of the experience on her website saying: In the epilogue, Harry and Ginny are married with three children, and Ron and Hermione are married with two children. As they search for the Horcruxes, the trio learns details about an ancient prophecy about the Deathly Hallows, three legendary items that when united under one Keeper, would supposedly grant that person to be the Master of Death.
These covers were created by first Cliff Wright and then Jason Cockroft. As past and present fuse ominously, both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth: The fund also gives to organisations that aid children, one-parent families, and multiple sclerosis research.
The series aired in three parts from 15 February to 1 March I love all the characters, they're so interesting.
Harry and his friends are relatively protected from that danger at Hogwarts. This led to more and more copies of the English editions being sold to impatient fans in non-English speaking countries; for example, such was the clamour to read the fifth book that its English language edition became the first English-language book ever to top the best-seller list in France.
Rowling then moved to PortoPortugal, to teach English as a foreign language. After Rowling used King's Cross as a gateway into the Wizarding World it became a popular tourist spot.
Proceeds from the sale of these two books benefited the charity Comic Relief. Eventually, Snape is killed by Voldemort out of paranoia. But none of this really matters, because the Harry Potter series are a helluva lot of fun to read and have a blast-ended-skrewt-sized heart. They are mainly dramas, and maintain a fairly serious and dark tone throughout, though they do contain some notable instances of tragicomedy and black humour.
J.K. Rowling is the author of the much-loved series of seven Harry Potter novels, originally published between and Along with the three companion books written for charity, the series has sold over million copies, been translated into 80 languages, and made into eight blockbuster films. Harry Potter is a series of fantasy novels written by British author J.
K. elleandrblog.com novels chronicle the lives of a young wizard, Harry Potter, and his friends Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, all of whom are students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and elleandrblog.com main story arc concerns Harry's struggle against Lord Voldemort, a dark wizard who intends to become immortal, overthrow the.
Joanne "Jo" Rowling, CH, OBE, FRSL, FRCPE (born 31 July, in Yate), commonly known as J.K. Rowling (pronunciation: rolling) is an English fiction writer and film producer. Rowling is most famous for authoring the Harry Potter series, which have gained international attention and have won.
Don't mind me, just crying my eyes out. This was WAY better than I remember it being, and I remember it being pretty darn good. J.K. Rowling is a writing goddess and I can't believe how much foresight and planning went into this series.
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