Every author is different in their styles and genres of writing. They write about what they think would interest the people, as well as what they enjoy to write. J.K. Rowling moved a lot during her childhood, and while she was near Bristol and Winterbourne is when she met her neighbors the "Potters". She liked them very much, and she had never forgotten them, and named her books using that name. J.K. Rowling was the author of the famous series about "Harry Potter".
It was the year 1990 when J.K. Rowling first conceived the idea of writing about a wizard named "Harry Potter". She recalls it was a long train journey from London to Manchester when she started forming in her mind, the characters of the series. Also, she decided on the fact that he was a young boy that was a wizard, but didn't know it yet. When she arrived in Manchester, she began to work on it immediately. In the year 1996, her book Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, later known as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, was published. Only 1,000 were printed, and 500 of those went to libraries. ...