History Creator / JKRowling

14th Nov '16 2:50:03 PM theenglishman
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* {{Doorstopper}}: All but her [[Literature/HarryPotterAndThePhilosophersStone first]] [[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheChamberOfSecrets three]] [[Literature/HarryPotterAndThePrisonerOfAzkaban books]] are at least 400 pages long.

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* {{Doorstopper}}: All but of her [[Literature/HarryPotterAndThePhilosophersStone first]] [[Literature/HarryPotterAndTheChamberOfSecrets three]] [[Literature/HarryPotterAndThePrisonerOfAzkaban books]] are work between ''Literature/HarryPotterAndTheGobletOfFire'' and ''Literature/CareerOfEvil'' was at least 400 pages long.long. The streak was finally broken with the published script for ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' (304 pages); though this is [[JustifiedTrope justified]] by it being a film script rather than a novel, and 300+ pages is still extremely hefty for a script.
28th Aug '16 6:59:23 AM TypeProton
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** Before she wrote ''Harry Potter'', she once worked as researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International in London. Rowling herself once said in [[http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/06/text-of-j-k-rowling-speech/ her commencement speech at Harvard]] that it gave her a look into various human abuse, a theme that is prevalent in ''Comoran Strike'' books.

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** * ShownTheirWork: Before she wrote ''Harry Potter'', she once worked as researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International in London. Rowling herself once said in [[http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/06/text-of-j-k-rowling-speech/ her commencement speech at Harvard]] that it gave her a look into various human abuse, a theme that is prevalent in ''Comoran Strike'' books.
28th Aug '16 6:56:58 AM TypeProton
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** Before she wrote Harry Potter, she once worked as researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International in London. Rowling herself once said in [[http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/06/text-of-j-k-rowling-speech/ her commencement speech at Harvard]] that it gave her a look into human abuse.

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** Before she wrote Harry Potter, ''Harry Potter'', she once worked as researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International in London. Rowling herself once said in [[http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/06/text-of-j-k-rowling-speech/ her commencement speech at Harvard]] that it gave her a look into various human abuse.abuse, a theme that is prevalent in ''Comoran Strike'' books.
28th Aug '16 6:56:06 AM TypeProton
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**Before she wrote Harry Potter, she once worked as researcher and bilingual secretary for Amnesty International in London. Rowling herself once said in [[http://news.harvard.edu/gazette/story/2008/06/text-of-j-k-rowling-speech/ her commencement speech at Harvard]] that it gave her a look into human abuse.
24th Jul '16 5:01:40 PM Da1tonTheGreat
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* GenreShift: Subverted. It would ''seem'' that going from magical BoardingSchool books aimed primarily at younger readers to CrimeFiction novels for adults is a big leap. However, considering Rowling's escalating DarkerAndEdgier tone and her love of [[RedHerring Red Herrings]], TheSummation, and all things [[ThisIndexWillBeImportantLater Chekhov]], it was a very organic, almost inevitable transition. ''Literature/TheCasualVacancy'', with its [[SequelDifficultyDrop much lower stakes]] and RotatingProtagonist, is a much straighter example, and is something of an [[OddballInTheSeries Oddball]] in her oeuvre.
2nd Jul '16 7:11:24 AM theenglishman
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** ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' (the screenplay is set to be published in hardcover in late 2016)
** unnamed sequel to ''Fantastic Beasts''


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* ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' (the screenplay is set to be published in hardcover in late 2016)
* unnamed sequel to ''Fantastic Beasts''
2nd Jul '16 7:10:57 AM theenglishman
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** ''Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem'' (the screenplay is set to be published in hardcover in late 2016)
** unnamed sequel to ''Fantastic Beasts''
31st Mar '16 7:04:13 PM Lionheart0
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* DearNegativeReader: While Rowling has largely embraced the fandom of Harry Potter, she has gone on record of disliking the [[invoked]]MisaimedFandom that [[DracoInLeatherPants Draco Malfoy]] had developed, and is uncomfortable with the more lewd fanfictions.
19th Feb '16 4:44:19 AM Phoenixion
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2nd Feb '16 1:21:44 PM theenglishman
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* {{Deuteragonist}}: All of her work since ''Literature/HarryPotterAndTheDeathlyHallows'' has focused on more than one central character (even her [[Theatre/HarryPotterAndTheCursedChild expansions to]] [[Film/FantasticBeastsAndWhereToFindThem the Potter universe]]).
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