What was J.K. Rowling first story?
She wrote her first book at the age of six – a story about a rabbit, called ‘Rabbit’. At just eleven, she wrote her first novel – about seven cursed diamonds and the people who owned them.
What was J.K. Rowling’s early life like?
J.K.Rowling studied at St Michael’s Primary School in Gloucestershire, before moving to Chepstow, South Wales at the age of nine. From an early age, J.K. Rowling had the ambition to be a writer. She often tried her hand at writing, although little came from her early efforts.
What inspired J.K. Rowling to write?
“The idea that we could have a child who escapes from the confines of the adult world and goes somewhere where he has power, both literally and metaphorically, really appealed to me” stated Rowling in an interview. This was the basis of Rowling’s belief when she started writing a story of a young hero.