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

Please 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