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This months book of the month will be Harry Potter and the Cursed Child It is available to but in bookstores from the 31st of July onwards. It is the eighth official Harry Potter book and is set 19 years later. If you wish to pre-order the book to make sure you definitely get it on the day it is released you can pre-order it here: https://www.waterstones.com/book/harr...
We will start discussing it in this topic during the month and i will review it at the end of the month. I hope you enjoy reading it! Happy reading :)


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Awe I'm so jealous! Im considering going to buy the book in my Hogwarts robes!


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I finished it at 1;15 last night. I loved it. I really ike the development of Albus' character throughout.


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once you start reading part 2 you can't stop


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What did everyone think about (view spoiler)


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Hermione wrote: "What did everyone think about [spoilers removed]"

I thought that from the beginning (view spoiler)


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yes i totally agree, i was definitely suspicious from the start


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What was the saddest/,out emotional part for everyone?


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For me it was when (view spoiler) I found that really upsetting but I think it showed how strong Harry is and how much it helps having friends around you!


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Which character were you most surprised by?
I was certainly surprised by Delphi, but for me Draco and Scorpius surprised me the most. I expected them both to grow up to be just like the generations before them. I was pleasantly surprised by Draco and Scorpius!


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Elfie | 3 comments *spoiler alert* I was REALLY surprised when Scorpius went back in time to were he was the "king" and Hermione was really rude and not at all herself *spoiler alert*


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Yes! How Hermione turned out in that situation was really strange!


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I was most surprised by the Trolley Witch. Enough said. :)


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Yes! She scared me so much!!!!


message 15: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 19, 2016 08:02AM) (new)

I thought I'd make a little template (that you can copy and paste) where you can review the book of the month! I thought it would save you a bit of time writing out a full review :)

Book:
Star rating:

Overall feeling towards it:
I wish the book:
Three words to describe the book:

What surprised you the most:
Which character you liked best:
Favourite chapter/ scene:

Other feelings or thoughts:



message 16: by [deleted user] (last edited Aug 19, 2016 08:07AM) (new)

Book: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Star rating: ★☆✯✰✫

Overall feeling towards it: Very emotional but a little frustrating
I wish the book: Showed more of teddy lupin, and I wish that time didn't pass quite as fast.
Three words to describe the book: Emotional, magical, fresh

What surprised you the most: The trolley lady
Which character you liked best: Scorpius Malfoy
Favourite chapter/ scene: The scene where Albus and Scorpius send the message to Harry on the blanket

Other feelings or thoughts: I really enjoyed Cursed Child, although some parts were a tiny bit predictable!


message 17: by Carlos (last edited Aug 19, 2016 08:17AM) (new)

Carlos | 104 comments Book: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Star rating: ★★★★ (4/5)

Overall feeling towards it: I enjoyed it because I wanted to read more about Harry Potter but it wasn't too good.
I wish the book: Was written by J. K. Rowlling.
Three words to describe the book: Nostalgic, cute and short.

What surprised you the most: The trolley lady and (view spoiler)
Which character you liked best: Scorpius.
Favourite chapter/ scene: When Albus and Scorpius have a talk on the stairs.

Other feelings or thoughts: I found it a bit disappointing that the characters have lost their real voice.


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