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Hogwarts (Pottermore Presents, #3) The Ministry Of Magic Felt Strongly, However, That To Construct An Additional Wizarding Station In The Middle Of London Would Stretch Even The Muggles Notorious Determination Not To Notice Magic When It Was Exploding In Front Of Their FacesJ.K RowlingPotter Presents Is A Collection Of J.K Rowling S Writing Short Reads Originally Featured On Potter.com These EBooks, With Writing Curated By Potter, Will Take You Beyond The Harry Potter Stories As J.K Rowling Reveals Her Inspiration, Intricate Details Of Characters Lives And Surprises From The Wizarding World.Hogwarts An Incomplete And Unreliable Guide Takes You On A Journey To Hogwarts School Of Witchcraft And Wizardry You Ll Venture Into The Hogwarts Grounds, Become Better Acquainted With Its Permanent Residents, Learn About Lessons And Discover Secrets Of The Castle All At The Turn Of A Page.

  • Kindle Edition
  • 79 pages
  • Hogwarts (Pottermore Presents, #3)
  • J.K. Rowling
  • English
  • 09 May 2019

About the Author: J.K. Rowling

See also Robert GalbraithAlthough she writes under the pen name J.K Rowling, pronounced like rolling, her name when her first Harry Potter book was published was simply Joanne Rowling Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman, her publishers demanded that she use two initials, rather than her full name As she had no middle name, she ch See also Robert GalbraithAlthough she writes under the pen name J.K Rowling, pronounced like rolling, her name when her first Harry Potter book was published was simply Joanne Rowling Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman, her publishers demanded that she use two initials, rather than her full name As she had no middle name, she chose K as the second initial of her pen name, from her paternal grandmother Kathleen Ada Bulgen Rowling She calls herself Jo and has said, No one ever called me Joanne when I was young, unless they were angry Following her marriage, she has sometimes used the name Joanne Murray when conducting personal business During the Leveson Inquiry she gave evidence under the name of Joanne Kathleen Rowling In a 2012 interview, Rowling noted that she no longer cared that people pronounced her name incorrectly.Rowling was born to Peter James Rowling, a Rolls Royce aircraft engineer, and Anne Rowling n e Volant , on 31 July 1965 in Yate, Gloucestershire, England, 10 miles 16 km northeast of Bristol Her mother Anne was half French and half Scottish Her parents first met on a train departing from King s Cross Station bound for Arbroath in 1964 They married on 14 March 1965 Her mother s maternal grandfather, Dugald Campbell, was born in Lamlash on the Isle of Arran Her mother s paternal grandfather, Louis Volant, was awarded the Croix de Guerre for exceptional bravery in defending the village of Courcelles le Comte during the First World War.Rowling s sister Dianne was born at their home when Rowling was 23 months old The family moved to the nearby village Winterbourne when Rowling was four She attended St Michael s Primary School, a school founded by abolitionist William Wilberforce and education reformer Hannah More Her headmaster at St Michael s, Alfred Dunn, has been suggested as the inspiration for the Harry Potter headmaster Albus Dumbledore.As a child, Rowling often wrote fantasy stories, which she would usually then read to her sister She recalls that I can still remember me telling her a story in which she fell down a rabbit hole and was fed strawberries by the rabbit family inside it Certainly the first story I ever wrote down when I was five or six was about a rabbit called Rabbit He got the measles and was visited by his friends, including a giant bee called Miss Bee At the age of nine, Rowling moved to Church Cottage in the Gloucestershire village of Tutshill, close to Chepstow, Wales When she was a young teenager, her great aunt, who Rowling said taught classics and approved of a thirst for knowledge, even of a questionable kind, gave her a very old copy of Jessica Mitford s autobiography, Hons and Rebels Mitford became Rowling s heroine, and Rowling subsequently read all of her books.Rowling has said of her teenage years, in an interview with The New Yorker, I wasn t particularly happy I think it s a dreadful time of life She had a difficult homelife her mother was ill and she had a difficult relationship with her father she is no longer on speaking terms with him She attended secondary school at Wyedean School and College, where her mother had worked as a technician in the science department Rowling said of her adolescence, Hermione a bookish, know it all Harry Potter character is loosely based on me She s a caricature of me when I was eleven, which I m not particularly proud of Steve Eddy, who taught Rowling English when she first arrived, remembers her as not exceptional but one of a group of girls who were bright, and quite good at English Sean Harris, her best friend in the Upper Sixth owned a turquoise Ford Anglia, which she says inspired the one in her books



10 thoughts on “Hogwarts (Pottermore Presents, #3)

  1. says:

    B 75% More than Satisfactory NotesA kind of Lonely Planet Hogwarts, in depth and feel, with bits on transport, locals, lodgings, sights and historical facts.

  2. says:

    Hogwarts has been, and Will Forever bemy Home..Lived there with my best friends..And know every corner there as the back of my hand.AND you can t imagine how much I m so exciting to read this Guide by The Queen of Magic herself. An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide is an intriguing title Are they implying the book will be updated withinformation And why is it unreliable Who wrote it Rita Skeeter This is one of three of new series of eBooks from J.K Rowling and Potter will offe Hogwarts has been, and Will Forever bemy Home..Lived there with my best friends..And know every corner there as the back of my hand.AND you can t imagine how much I m so exciting to read this Guide by The Queen of Magic herself. An Incomplete and Unreliable Guide is an intriguing title Are they implying the bo...

  3. says:

    And so I was dead, but my faithful old headIt never saw fit to desert me,It still lingers on, that s the end of my song,And now, please applaud, or you ll hurt meThe Ballad of Nearly Headless NickProbably the closest one can get to reading Hogwarts A History which is supposed to havethan a thousand pages This just makes me want , ,There once was talk about JKR writing a Harry Potter Encyclopedia, and I really hope that this is not the end of it I want to sign a petitAnd so I was dead, but my faithful old headIt never saw fit to desert me,It still lingers on, that s the end of my song,And now, please applaud, or you ll hurt meThe Ballad of Nearly Headless NickProbably the closest one can get to reading Hogwarts A History which is supposed to havethan a thousand pages This just makes me want , ,There once was talk about JKR writing a Harry Potter Encyclopedia, and I really hope that this is not the end of it I want to s...

  4. says:

    I solemnly swear that I am up to read this This is the third and final ebook in a series of three, so far collecting short stories written by J.K Rowling for the Potter website.In this third book, you ll get nineteen short stories focused in Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, the most famous school in Britain s literature Take your ticket for this exclusive tour where you ll be able to acce...

  5. says:

    I was a little hesitant about these short stories after the mess that The Cursed Child turned into, but this was so wonderful Poor JK Rowling has been asked the most intense questions by fans over the years who want to know every single detail, so you d think we d have heard it all by now But this book was full of wonderful new facts and personal insights Hufflepuffs will probably be thrilled at all of the details of the common room and their ghost.Some of my favorite bits Neville asked the I was a little hesitant about these short stories after the mess that The Cursed Child turned into, but this was so wonderful Poor JK Rowling has been asked the most intense questions by fans over the years who want to know every single detail, so you d think we d have heard it all by now But th...

  6. says:

    Hogwarts is teeming with secrets.This one was the best one out of the three, with each chapter leading seamlessly to the next touring most of Hogwarts and its little secrets in one go Though most of the information presented is stuff that we already came across in the books, I felt that t...

  7. says:

    Probably and sadly the closest thing I will get to read to Hogwarts A History.

  8. says:

    One can simply never get enough of the Harry Potter universe ACCIO

  9. says:

    This focused not so much characters as settings and magical plot devices Such as the time turner I was most interested in that bit.But beyond that, I really got into the Hufflepuff Common Room and the train stat...

  10. says:

    I ll be honest and say that this really wasn t worth the money There was hardly any new information and it was just a regurgitation of things we already know about like the chamber of secrets and the marauders map I was expecting a bunch of new information about secret rooms and passageways, but the majority of it wasn t even based on Hogwarts as a location it was all about objects and artefacts that are in the books like the philosopher s stone and the sword of Godric Gryffindor Such a dis I ll be honest and say that this really wasn t worth the money There was hardly any new information and it was just a regurgitation of things we already know about like the chamber of secrets and the marauders map I was expecting a bunch of new information about secret r...

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