J.K. Rowling the wizard behind Harry Potter by Marc Shapiro

Cover of: J.K. Rowling | Marc Shapiro

Published by St. Martin"s Griffin in New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Rowling, J. K. -- Juvenile literature,
  • Rowling, J. K,
  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Potter, Harry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile literature,
  • Children"s stories -- Authorship -- Juvenile literature,
  • Authors, English,
  • Women -- Biography

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementMarc Shapiro
GenreJuvenile literature., Biography, Biography.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6068.O93 Z88 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 164 p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3972024M
ISBN 100312286627
LC Control Number2001280598

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