#Blogwarts Update (#2)

ezgif-517030219With the first task completed and the respective grades assigned, it’s time for another update about The Blogwarts School of Wordcraft and Bloggery also known as The Bloggers House Cup!!!

If you are not participating in the game (which by the way, is still accepting players if you’re interested!), or you haven’t been following the game, the first task was that we create a music video which represents our House (Slikerin, Ravenclick, Hufflepost, or Gryffindraft). We had to re-write the lyrics of a song, record it, and then make a video to go with it all. Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K.Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne [Review]

Harry_Potter_and_the_Cursed_Child_Special_Rehearsal_Edition_Book_CoverTitle: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Author: J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany, and Jack Thorne
Type: Fiction, Script
Genre: Children’s, Young Adult, Adult
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
Date published: July 31, 2016
Format: Hardcover, Special Rehearsal Edition
Page Count: 336
Source: Personal purchase.

Summary: The Eighth Story. Nineteen Years Later.

Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling, Jack Thorne, and John Tiffany, a new play by Jack Thorne, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the eighth story in the Harry Potter series and the first official Harry Potter story to be presented on stage.  The play will receive its world premiere in London’s West End on July 30, 2016.

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.

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