Joanne K. Rowling


Today your job is to write a short biography on Joanne K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter novels. Please use your own words!

- Use biographical data in a chronological order
- Highlight her creative process (where did she get the
  ideas from?)
- Do you think she is a "normal person" or some kind of
  genius? Explain your opinion.
- Why is Harry Potter so successful for children and
  grown-ups alike?
- What are her strategies of marketing?

Maximum of 3 pages with illustrations/images

Use the links for articles below:

                   (c) Joanne Rowling 2000

Rowling Biography
  Interview 1   Interview 2   Interview 3   Links to Rowling  Rowling's Own Page  Harry Potter Guide