Contributor biographical information for Harry Potter and the chamber of secrets [sound recording] / [J.K. Rowling].
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J.K. Rowling was a struggling single mother when she wrote the beginnings of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone on scraps of paper at a local cafe.__But her efforts were soon rewarded with an award from the Scottish Arts Council enabling her to finish the novel.__She has since won numerous awards including the ABBY Award (American Booksellers Award) 1999.
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Wizards -- Juvenile fiction.
Magic -- Juvenile fiction.
Schools -- Juvenile fiction.
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry (Imaginary place) -- Juvenile fiction.
England -- Juvenile fiction.