The first film was released in November and is set roughly 70 years before the events of the main series.
The novel, a dark comedy about a local election in the small English town of Pagford, received mixed reviews. After her marriage ended in divorce, Rowling moved to Edinburgh with her daughter to live near her younger sister, Di. Anticipating that the target audience of young boys might not want to read a book written by a woman, her publishers asked that she use two initials rather than her full name.
Now never scare us like that again!
The only time my editor ever saw me cry was over the fate of Teddy. The book was the start of a seven-book series chronicling the life of the young wizard Harry Potter and his motley band of cohorts at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Davies to contribute an episode to the British television science-fiction series Doctor Who.