Did You Know?
One of the many things I enjoy about Jo Rowling's books is the depth of the characters she has created. As the books progress, layers are peeled away, and we gradually realize that her characters' motives are rarely either black or white - Jo is comfortable with varying shades of grey.
Purchased the film rights to the first four Harry Potter books back in 1999 for $2 million. The series has since grossed $4.48 billion worldwide, making it the highest grossing film franchise in history.