information about J.K. Rowling for a Year 6 pupil
real name: joanne rowling
born: 31 July 1965
Genre: fantasy, drama, young-adult fiction, tragicomde, crime fiction
Notable work: Harry Potter series
J.K. Rowling is the author of the beloved, bestselling, record-breaking Harry Potter series.
She started writing the series during a delayed Manchester to London King's Cross train journey, and during the next five years, outlined the plots for each book and began writing the first novel
"harry potter and the pbilosopber's stone".