Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
The Eighth Story. Nineteen Years Later. 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... show more
The Eighth Story. Nineteen Years Later.
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.
Publish date: 2016
Publisher: Little, Brown Company
Pages no: 343
Edition language: English
Series: Harry Potter (#8)
I will keep this brief. There was little I liked about this book. The little there was were the three young characters Albus, Scorpius, and Rose. I loved that they were not cast as repeats of their parents and that their background did not determine their character or actions, which, I guess, it ...
I knew the general consensus about this book was that it was a disappointment, which put me off reading it for awhile. So I was a little surprised as I began it, because I was really enjoying it and didn't understand why there was a fuss. Then Act 1, Scene 10 happened. Now I get it, because from...
I put off reading this book, because I heard a lot of mixed reviews. Mostly it seemed that people didn't like it when they expected it to be a continuation of the Harry Potter series. Therefore, going into this book, I tried not to think of it as a "Harry Potter book" per se, but rather something se...
Basic InfoFormat: PDF File. Pages/Length: 259pgs Genre: Young Adult; Magic Reason For Reading: Buddy Read At A GlanceLove Triangle/Insta Love/Obsession?: No Cliff Hanger: No Triggers: n/a Rating: 3.5 stars Score SheetAll out of ten Cover: 7 Plot: 7 Characters: 4 World Building: 5 Flow: 6 Serie...
I read this book in an evening (I borrowed a friend's library copy) not realizing it was 300 pages long (that's a 5+ hr play, friends). I found the whole thing disappointing. I would still go see the play because I'm intrigued how they pull any of the magic off on stage, but the story is not good....