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The official playscript of the original West End production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child . 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. The playscript for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child was originally released as a 'special rehearsal edition' alongside the opening of Jack Thorne's play in London's West End in summer 2016. Based on an original story by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne, the play opened to rapturous reviews from theatregoers and critics alike, while the official playscript became an immediate global bestseller. This revised paperback edition updates the 'special rehearsal edition' with the conclusive and final dialogue from the play, which has subtly changed since its rehearsals, as well as a conversation piece between director John Tiffany and writer Jack Thorne, who share stories and insights about reading playscripts. This edition also includes useful background information including the Potter family tree and a timeline of events from the wizarding world prior to the beginning of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child .

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12th May '18
Laksh read it themselves aged 10 aged 10
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two: The Official Playscript of the Original West End Production 9780751565362
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I have read a Harry Potter book and it was very amazing. Harry Potter book are adventurous. I love the hero Harry Potter because I also do similar things as Harry Potter whose real name is Daniel Radcliffe. I also love Hermione Granger whose real name is Emma Watson. I thank the author as from him many people motivated to be brave. I have wished to have a chance to meet Harry Potter characters.  
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About J. K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling Biography
Joanne Rowling (J.K Rowling) is a British author and screenwriter, best known for her internationally best-selling and award winning Harry Potter children's series of books. 

J.K. Rowling was born on 31st July 1965 and spent her childhood in Gloucestershire and Gwent,...

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About John Tiffany

J .K. ROWLING
J.K. Rowling is the author of the seven Harry Potter novels, which have sold over 450 million copies and have been translated into 79 languages, and three companion books originally published for charity. She is also the author of The Casual Vacancy , a novel for adults published in 2012, and, under the pseudonym of Robert...

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About Jack Thorne

Jack Thorne writes for theatre, film, television and radio. His theatre credits include Hope and Let The Right One In, both directed by John Tiffany, Junkyard, a Headlong, Rose Theatre Kingston, Bristol Old Vic & Theatr Clwyd co-production, The Solid Life of Sugar Water for the Graeae Theatre Company and the National Theatre, Bunny for the Edinburgh Fringe F...

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