S: JK ROWLING
FC: JK ROWLING BY: MITCHELL BLOSS
1: J.K. was born on July 31,1965. | J.K. stands for Joann Kathleen.
2: Rowlng was born near Bristol, England.
3: Let the Journey Begin | She is currently married to an anesthesiologist.
4: She has 3 kids, David, Mackenzie, and Jessica.
5: The father of her first daughter, Jessica, is George Hantes.
7: She is now listed as England's 13th wealthiest woman. She is now wealthier than the queen of England.
8: "Laughter is an instant vacation."
9: In the UK her first book is called Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone. In 2005, The Goblet of Fire became the fastest selling book of all time.
11: In 1990 she moved to Portugal to become an English teacher. In Portugal she married a Portuguese professor.
12: "Our memories of the ocean will linger on, long after our footprints in the sand are gone."
13: Rowling thought of the idea of Harry Potter on a train going to Manchester. | She was to shy to ask for a pen so she had to wait until she got off the train to write down her ideas.
15: Her first three books made 480 million dollars in three years.
17: There were 6.9 million copies of The Half Blood Prince sold in the first 24 hours. JKs mom died in 1991.
19: JK went on the Oprah Winfrey show in 2010. Journalists interview her kids at school.
21: Her friend Sean gave her the confidence she needed to become a writer. Sean's car is the flying car in the movie.
23: Her estimated wealth is 530 million dollars. The global Harry Potter brand is worth 7 billion dollars.
25: Joann moved to South Wales at age 9. At a young age she started working at a human rights charity.
27: Sorcerers Stone Chamber of Secrets Prisoner of Askaban Goblet of Fire Half Blood Prince Order of Phoenix Deathly Hallows.
28: Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Askaban. | This is Harry's third year at Hogwarts . Murderer Sirius Black is trying to kill him.
29: Harry, Ron and Hermine take the knight bus to the leaky cauldron where Harry is told he will not be arrested. When he arrives he figures out that Sirius Black is on the loose and trying to kill him.
30: Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is about when Harry finds out that Vuldemort might return.
31: Harry and Dumbledor are targeted by wizard authorities as someone is trying to take control of Hogwarts.