Joanne Rowling, best known by her pen name J. K. Rowling, is a British author and philanthropist. She wrote Harry Potter, a seven-volume children's fantasy series published from 1997 to 2007. The series has sold over 600 million copies, been translated into 84 languages, and spawned a global media franchise including films and video games.
Some of her other renowned books are:
- The Casual Vacancy
- The Cormoran Strike Detective Series
- Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them
- The Cuckoo’s Calling
- Very Good Lives