people. Unbeknownst to Harry, and to much of the wizarding world in general, Voldemort is planning a return to power. For that matter, no one seems to know why Voldemort was after Harry in the first place. And so then I kind of worked backwards from that position to find out how that could be, that he wouldn't know what he was. Archived from the original on Retrieved b c Jensen, Jeff (7 September 2000). Harry also had the unusual ability to speak and understand "Parseltongue a language associated with Dark Magic. So that Phoenix was the point at which I decided he would have his breakdown." 11 At Hermione's urging, Harry forms a secret student organisation called Dumbledore's Army to teach more meaningful defence against the dark arts as Professor Umbridge is making them read off. Rowling, telling scenes are when Harry uses Cruciatus Curse and Imperius Curse, unforgivable curses for torture and mind-control, on Voldemort's servants, and also when he casts Sectumsempra on Draco Malfoy during the bathroom fight in the sixth book. Archived from the original on Retrieved Koltnow, Barry. He killed Harry's parents, and then he tried to kill Harryhe tried to curse him. Ron Weasley and, hermione Grange. It now falls upon Harry to find and destroy Voldemort's remaining Horcruxes and to avenge Dumbledore's death.
I know that death upset a lot of people!" 16 As a Quidditch player, Harry has owned two high-quality brooms. Harrys affect on Rons character development in this novel has somewhat settled. 1, while developing the ideas for her book, she also decided to make Harry an orphan who attended a boarding school called Hogwarts. Starting in 1981, 6 when Harry was just one year old, his parents, James and Lily, were murdered by the most powerful Dark Wizard, Lord Voldemort (subsequently called "You-Know-Who" and "He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named" by those too superstitious to use his actual name). Harry's surrounded by mystery. Harry is also gifted in Defence Against the Dark Arts, in which he becomes proficient due to his repeated encounters with Voldemort and various monsters. Most of us don't get that until a bit later in life. Indeed, Harrys mysterious survival had all but killed Voldemort, who was left disembodied, and the young boy was thus already a celebrated figure in the wizarding community.
(Regulus Arcturus Black the Snitch bequeathed to him by Dumbledore, containing the Resurrection Stone that had previously been set into Voldemort's grandfather Marvolo Gaunt's signet ring, which Harry discovers is actually the second Hallow, a letter from his mother to Sirius with part. I bet I bet I'm the worst in the class" (6.159). 1, in a 2000 interview with, the Guardian, Rowling also established that the character.