• Source The second online chat Rowling held through Scholastic.com. According to the website, “On October 16, 2000, classrooms across America went online to ask J.K. Rowling their burning questions about Harry Potter.”… Read More
• Source Rowling relates details about her own life leading up to writing the Potter books. She also describes the process of writing and of creating her magical world. Read More
• Source Interview with the San Francisco Chronicle, 30 October 1999. Title: “Harry Potter’s Wizard / Creator of children’s book series tours Bay Area”… Read More
• Source Harry Potter’s creator meets her public: Author J.K.Rowling answers questions from students at a school in Montclair “J.K. Rowling is a literary phenom. The three books of her Harry Potter children s novel series are currently Nos. 1, 2 and 3 on both the Wall Street Journal and… Read More
• Source Renton, Jennie. “The story behind the Potter legend: JK Rowling talks about how she created the Harry Potter books and the magic of Harry Potter’s world,” Sydney Morning Herald, October 28, 2001. Read More
• Source Interview with the Southwest News, July 8, 2000… Read More
• Source The original synopsis of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone summarizes the first book and describes the magic and wonder of the tale very well. A copy of the synopsis was included on Rowling’s original website but that copy ended at the bottom of page one. The full synopsis is reproduced… Read More