J.K. Rowling. A British novelist. She is the author of the Harry Potter fantasy series which sold more than 400 million copies to become the best-selling book series in history and the basis for a blockbuster series of films. In 2007, Time magazine named her as a runner-up for its 2007 Person of the Year Award, noting the social, moral, and political inspiration she has given her fans
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J.K. Rowling. "Why do I talk about the benefits of failure? Simply because failure meant a stripping away of the inessential. I stopped pretending to myself that I was anything other than what I was, and began to direct all my energy into finishing the only work that mattered to me."