Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Tuesday, December 22, 2015
12 times JK Rowling has inspired Harry Potter fans
She may be one of the most successful authors in the world, but the notoriously private JK Rowling also manages to find time to share her innermost thoughts with Harry Potter fans. When she does, it doesn't take long before the internet finds out, and thousands of people benefit from the Harry Potter author's wisdom. Here are some of the occasions Rowling proved as wise as her creation Professor Dumbledore: