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The Resource Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?
Title
Who is J.K. Rowling?
Statement of responsibility
by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Title variation
J.K. Rowling
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In 1995, on a four-hour-delayed train from Manchester to London, J.K. Rowling conceived of the idea of a boy wizard named Harry Potter. Upon arriving in London, she began immediately writing the first book in the saga. Rowling's true-life, rags-to-riches story is as compelling as the world of Hogwarts that she created. This biography details not only Rowling's life and her love of literature but the story behind the creation of a modern classic"--
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Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pollack, Pam
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z827 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Belviso, Meg
  • Marchesi, Stephen
Series statement
Who was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K.
  • Authors, English
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Authors, English
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780448458724.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Truly magical
  • Who is J.K. Rowling?
  • Make-believe
  • A flying car
  • On the move
  • First draft
  • The slush pile
  • Pottermania
  • Challenges!
Control code
1380746
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781451754421
Lccn
2012001406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1380746
  • (OCoLC)759173577
Label
Who is J.K. Rowling?, by Pam Pollack and Meg Belviso ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Link
ftp://ppftpuser:welcome@ftp01.penguingroup.com/BooksellersandMedia/Covers/2008_2009_New_Covers/9780448458724.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 104-105)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Truly magical
  • Who is J.K. Rowling?
  • Make-believe
  • A flying car
  • On the move
  • First draft
  • The slush pile
  • Pottermania
  • Challenges!
Control code
1380746
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
105 pages
Isbn
9781451754421
Lccn
2012001406
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1380746
  • (OCoLC)759173577

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