Book Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling

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Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne & John Tiffany

Rating: 4/5

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Warning: this review contains mild spoilers! The plot is very broadly outlined below but I have tried to keep what I believe to be the major reveals a secret. 

While certainly a different medium, Rowling’s latest work retains the magic of the original series.

Albus Potter and Scorpius Malfoy serve as our teenage guides to Hogwarts this time around. Just like their fathers before them, they have more passion than sense. When they hear of an injustice, the two unlikely friends use any means necessary to right the wrong.

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Book Review: The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

The Cuckoo's Calling

The Cuckoo’s Calling by Robert Galbraith

Rating: 4/5

The Cuckoo's Calling (Cormoran Strike, #1)

Once I found out that J.K. Rowling had released a new book, I had to get my hands on it immediately. Unfortunately for me, all of my local bookstores were sold out following the big announcement. Though I wanted a hardcover copy to add to my growing Rowling collection, I was far too excited to wait for a shipment to arrive. After downloading the book to my Kindle I immediately dug in.

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