Breve biografia di Rowling e descrizione in inglese dei personaggi di Harry Potter (3 pagine formato doc)
J. K. Rowling e Harry Potter. J.K.Rowling. Joanne Kathleen Rowling was born on the 31st of July 1965 in Chipping Sodbury, in a family of middle class. Her father was an engineer and her mother was a writer. At the age of six J.K. Rowling wrote her first book, a story of a sick rabbit. The family moved to Bristol.In that period she played with her sister and with the children of the next door, the Potter. Their favourite play was to weared as wizards. Her best friend called Sean Harris. He looked like Ron Weasley. She was shy and freckled, she weared a pair of glasses and so she remembered her novel’s character of Hermione. She dreamed up Harry Potter and his wizard accademy in 1990 while stranded in the English countryside on a broken-down train. She wrote “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” through the most trying times in her life: the death of her mother an impulsive marriage that ended in divorce, shortly after the birth of her daughter, and more than a year of living day to day on public assistance until she completed the novel in 1994.
In May 1998 “Harry Potter and the Philopher’s Stone” was published in Italy; it was a very funny book but the critics critized the movie’s attempt to bring to the screen all the most memorable elements of the novel. The 2nd book was very lively,infact in a lot of situation there were encounters, and it was published in Italy on October 1999. J.K. Rowling wrote 5 books and the last 3 were “Harry Potter and the Prizoner of Azkaban”, “Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire” and “Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix”.They were published in the years 2000-2001.
HARRY POTTER CHARACTERS
Main Characters. Daniel Radcliffe played the role of Harry Potter; he was born on the 23rd of July 1989. He began performing in a small school productions as a young boy.In his freetime he loves watching TV, playing with Play Station, listening to punk music and going out with his friends.In the film Harry is a humble, modest, brave boy.He has got a scar in the form of arrow on forehead, he has got a lot of black hair and he wears a pair of round glasses. His best friends are: Hermione Grenger and Ron Weasley. Hermione is the best of the school, is a very cleaver girl and proud and she has got brown hair and eyes. Ron has got red hair and freckles, he is nice, he loves playing chess and staying with his friends in the freetime.Harry is a young boy, he has a miserable life with the Dursleys, his horrible aunt and uncle, and their abominable son,Dudley, a big spoiled boy. Harry lives in a cupboard under the stairs, and hasn’t had a birthday for eleven years. But all that is about to change when a mysterious letter arrives by owl messenger: a letter with an invitation to an incredible place that Harry will find unforgettable.There he will find friends, aerial sports and magic from classes to meals, and a great destiny.