Novel "The Cuckoo's Calling" (as Robert Galbraith)
5 Biographical Movies |
4 Print Biographies |
1 Interview |
85 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
J K Rowling | JK Rowling | Newt Scamander | Kennilworthy Whisp
5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me. I was set free, because my greatest fear had been realized, and I was still alive, and I still had a daughter whom I adored, and I...
After spending six years writing the first installment of her "Harry Potter" novels, Rowling was rejected by 9 publishers before London's Bloomsbury Publishing signed her on.