The Resource J.K. Rowling : a biography, Connie Ann Kirk

J.K. Rowling : a biography, Connie Ann Kirk

Label
J.K. Rowling : a biography
Title
J.K. Rowling
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Connie Ann Kirk
Title variation
  • Joanne K. Rowling
  • Joanne Kathleen Rowling
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This unofficial biographical study of J.K. Rowling invites fans and critics alike to take a close look at the person behind the phenomenon. Annotation. Suitable for high school students and undergraduates, this brief biography examines the life and work of /Harry Potter/ creator J.K. Rowling. Her books, and the controversies and acclaim surrounding them, are situated in the contexts of the fantasy genre and popular culture, and placed against the background of the author's life
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kirk, Connie Ann
Dewey number
  • 823/.914
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6068.O93
LC item number
Z739 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Greenwood biographies,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Potter, Harry
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Potter, Harry
  • Rowling, J. K
  • Authors, English
  • Children's stories
  • Authors, English
  • Children's stories
Label
J.K. Rowling : a biography, Connie Ann Kirk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-138) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins and contexts -- Early life and family -- School years -- Early career -- Life of Harry Potter -- Controversies and criticism -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: J.K. Rowling timeline -- Appendix B: J.K. Rowling's awards -- Appendix C: J.K. Rowling's reading -- Appendix D: Organizations important to J.K. Rowling -- Appendix E: Addresses for J.K. Rowling
Control code
ocm49991592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 141 pages
Isbn
9780313322051
Lccn
2002075330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780313322051
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49991592
Label
J.K. Rowling : a biography, Connie Ann Kirk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-138) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Origins and contexts -- Early life and family -- School years -- Early career -- Life of Harry Potter -- Controversies and criticism -- Conclusion -- Appendix A: J.K. Rowling timeline -- Appendix B: J.K. Rowling's awards -- Appendix C: J.K. Rowling's reading -- Appendix D: Organizations important to J.K. Rowling -- Appendix E: Addresses for J.K. Rowling
Control code
ocm49991592
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 141 pages
Isbn
9780313322051
Lccn
2002075330
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780313322051
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)49991592

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