I started late with the Harry Potter books. Still, I breezed through Books 1-4 just before the first movie was released. From then on, every book release date was like a special occasion for me and my sister. We would save up for it and then troop to the nearest mall to pick-up our copy. Then there was that empty feeling about having nothing to look forward to after the last Potter film was released.
Five years later and Potterheads are once again celebrating with the release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Unlike the first seven books, this one’s a stage play and was developed by a playwright Jack Thorne from an idea by J.K. Rowling. But because not everyone can troop to London and see it on-stage, a script book was released for fans who wanted to read how Harry’s life has turned out since the epilogue of Book 7.
Without divulging important details, here are my thoughts on the book: