Harry Potter and the Cursed Child – Parts One and Two (Special Rehearsal Edition)

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Pottermore, Jul 31, 2016 - Drama - 320 pages
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Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage. The play received its world premiere in London’s West End on 30th July 2016.

It was always difficult being Harry Potter and it isn’t much easier now that he is an overworked employee of the Ministry of Magic, a husband and father of three school-age children.

While Harry grapples with a past that refuses to stay where it belongs, his youngest son Albus must struggle with the weight of a family legacy he never wanted. As past and present fuse ominously, both father and son learn the uncomfortable truth: sometimes, darkness comes from unexpected places.

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User Review  - magickislife - www.librarything.com

I almost don't know how to review this. I absolutely loved it. It was a really, really quick read because of the play format and I enjoyed being back in the Hogwarts world again with a new generation ... Read full review

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User Review  - nx74defiant - www.librarything.com

I don't like the idea of a two part play, This isn't Shakespeare to ask for such a commitment of time. The story is a dime-a-dozen fan fiction. The next gen travel back in time. They make multiple ... Read full review

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