J. K. Rowling Updates Website with Drawing of Snape from Auctioned Book

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May 28, 2013

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J. K. Rowling has updated her website with information on the Sotheby’s auction, and how her annotated copy of “Philosopher’s Stone” raised £150,000 for English PEN and Lumos. She also added an image from the annotated copy, which features a drawing of Snape. The drawing is captioned with, “Snape, brooding on the unfairness of life.” You can see it here on her site.





9 Responses to J. K. Rowling Updates Website with Drawing of Snape from Auctioned Book

Avatar ImagePollyC says: Very cool drawing by Jo of Severus, with the subtitle of: "Snape, brooding on the unfairness of life." (V-J you should see this!)Avatar ImageValeria-Johanna says: Yes, it's great to see this. JKR draws very well.Avatar ImageWeenyOwl says: She definitely gets the 'greasy curtain of hair' down, doesn't she? I wish there were a way on her site to zoom the picture and see it in closer detail.Avatar ImageMad But Happy says: I love her caption for him! LOL Gosh, I wish I could have that copy of the book... Alas, I am poor.Avatar ImageWON_TWO says: Nice drawing indeed...Avatar Imagemoglet says: She's a seriously good artist, I right clicked the picture and did 'view image' and it came up a bit bigger that way.Avatar Imagemoglet says: To clarify what I said before, I right clicked on the enlarged version of the picture and then it came up bigger.Avatar ImagePollyC says: Yes, I viewed the enlarged version, too, and went a step further... saved it to my own iPhotos album. ;-)Avatar Imagemolly43 says: The comment and the picture are funny. Helps to make my day.

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