At one time the most powerful wizard, second only to Dumbledore The Magic Gadgets: Rowling described him as the "epitome of goodness". We know this story; an unlikely hero with a regal destiny is sent on an epic quest.
Harry brings Ron along. But, it is Quirrell he finds, instead. Character Analysis Harry Potter — the hero of this story. The other houses are Slytherin, Ravenclaw and Hufflepuff.
He becomes Harry's mentor and father figure Ron Weasley: The school year is interrupted by the entrance of a troll into the school, which enters the girls' bathroom where Hermione was. While at the zoo Harry is scorned by his aunt and uncle, and by Dudley and his friend. She also writes under another pen name, Robert Galbraith.
Half-wizard, half-giant and Keeper of the Keys and Grounds. Keeping her younger readers in mind, Rowling sometimes goes straight for juvenile gross-out: The only toys were for Dudley. Professor Severus Snapewho has a hooked nose, sallow complexion and greasy black hair, teaches Potionsbut would prefer to teach Defence Against the Dark Arts.
Neville's magical abilities are weak and appeared just in time to save his life when he was eight. That night after a huge Christmas Dinner, he dons his cloak and goes to the library to explore the restricted books that he has turned away from earlier by the librarian.
Magically determines which house Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, Slytherin a new student is assigned to. Since the success of the Harry Potter series, J. This leads to a showdown where Ron plays a deadly game of chess, and Hermoine works through a deadly game of logic while facing a wall of fire.
In the fist quarter of the book it shows how Harry begins to receive letters which are addressed to him, in his cupboard and at the top of the letter a crest show the letters S,G,R AND H embellished with a snake, a griffin, an eagle and a badger.
Some of her ideas for her stories came from the romantic stories she heard all her life.
Flush with victory, they forget to use the invisibility cloak and are discovered going back to their rooms. Then Hagrid tells Harry the truth about how his parents died, not in a car accident like his aunt and uncle told him.
Voldemort — the ultimate evil villain. It was her first novel and it was brilliant! After learning from Hagrid that he had too much to drink and revealed to Voldemort that the way past Fluffy was with music the children dash off to warn Dumbledore.
An extremely powerful wizard in search of even more power. The make him sleep in a cupboard under the stairs. Clear orb that turns red if a wizard or witch has forgotten something Sorting Hat: The book sold off the shelves leading to more books in the series.
Voldemort's attack left a lightning bolt-shaped scar on Harry's forehead,  which produces stabbing pains whenever Voldemort is present.
As classes begin at Hogwarts, Harry discovers his innate talent for flying on broomsticks despite no prior experience, and is recruited into his House's Quidditch a competitive wizards' sport played in the air team as a Seeker.K.
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Summary and reviews of Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. (Joanne) Rowling, plus links to a book excerpt from Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone and author biography of J.K.
(Joanne) Rowling. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, first published in England as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, continues to win major awards in England. So far it has won the National Book Award, the Smarties Prize, the Children's Book Award, and is short-listed for the Carnegie Medal, the U.K.
version of the Newbery Medal/5(M). Book Title: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone No. Of Pages: pages Publisher: Scholastic Author: J.K. Rowling Overview: Harry Potter is an 11 year old boy who has lived with the Dursley family ever since his parents died in a car crash.
For some reason the family has always mistreated him. Rating the book Harry Potter and The Sorcerer's Stone I rate this book Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone a 4 out of 5 because it is a good book and kaleiseminari.comg uses interesting words.
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