For the first time J.K. Rowling tells in her own words the story of how the bestselling books of Harry Potter came to life.

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For the first time J.K. Rowling tells in her own words the story of how the bestselling books of Harry Potter came to life.

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(himself): I think what I liked from the first about Harry Potter was that mix of - um - I won't say fantasy, because I think of it as a dirty word, and fantasy doesn't really work unless it's grounded in reality, and it's the reality that appealed to me in a sense. What's woven into them is a true history of the English folkloric tradition of magic. She
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(himself): hasn't made up a magic world which is simply a great wishlist, a Disney-esque fantasy, 'well if you have a dream it's going to come true,' ...
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The story of JKR and her books summed up in one programme!
20 November 2003 | by (Bridgend, South Wales) – See all my reviews

Joanne Kathleen Rowling. World famous author of the Harry Potter series. This one-off is filled with info and illustrations by Rowling of what her creations look like. If you have not read all of the series, try and avoid. Otherwise...A MUST FOR POTTER FANS!


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