Novel "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban"
5 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
83 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
JK Rowling | Newt Scamander | Kennilworthy Whisp
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me. I was set free, because my greatest fear had been realized, and I was still alive, and I still had a daughter whom I adored, and I...
In 2002, she was sued for plagiarism in the District Court of the Southern District of New York by Pennsylvania-based author Nancy Stouffer, who claimed that J.K. Rowling had lifted ideas from her 1984 book "The Legend of Rah and Muggles", which includes a character called "Larry Potter". However, the case against J.K. Rowling was dismissed on 19 September 2002, when the judged ruled that Ms. ...