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Artistic Licence

JK Rowling’s words of wisdom

Nadine O’Regan

Arts Editor and Columnist

7th August, 2016
Poppy Miller and Jamie Parker in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Picture courtesy of Manuel Harlan

Well, we can all breathe a sigh of relief. Harry Potter has arrived back into the world of muggles, and the good news is that JK Rowling has not lost her magic touch. The new West End play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, has been chalking up stellar reviews, and the book version, which has newly arrived into shops, from an original story by Rowling, John Tiffany and Jack Thorne, is as enjoyable as...

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