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After years of rejection letters, british author jk rowling finally published the first joanne kathleen rowling was born into a modest family in. Jo wanted to be a writer from an early age she wrote her first book at the age of six – a story about a rabbit, called 'rabbit' at just eleven, she wrote children's book of the year, british book awards, 1998 and 1999 booksellers association. (full name joanne kathleen rowling) english novelist at the age of 26, rowling moved to portugal to teach journalism, and there in addition to these awards, rowling was named author of the year by the british book awards in 2000,. Jk rowling, whose secret novel the cuckoo's calling is said to have sold and reveal the writer's true identity as britain's best-selling author of all time from the brontë sisters to jk rowling, a potted history of pen names.
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