Born Tom Marvolo Riddle. Son of Merope Gaunt and Tom Riddle. Merope was a witch who snared Riddle (a muggle) with a love potion. Women, eh!?
By J. K. Rowling. Argus Filch's cat. Mrs Norris originally a character in Jane Austens Mansfield Park novel an interfering overbearing snob Mrs Norris wanders the corridors of Hogwarts with Argus Filch to catch students who are out of bed at night. She is possibly an Animagus?
By J.K. Rowling. Hermione Granger's cat in the
J.K.Rowling. A three-headed dog
Males have a sting whilst females have suckers on their stomachs.
Pale green lake-dwelling creatures that attacked the Triwizard champions
Dobby was a house-elf. Rather than conventional clothing, house-elves wear discarded items like pillowcases and tea-towels. House-elves' masters can free them by giving them an item of clothing.
A worm that can be found in ditches. Although its favourite food is lettuce, it is possible to kill them by overfeeding.
Little wooden creatures that live in trees, but only trees used for wands. [wikipedia]
Harry Potter's best friend is played by Rupert Grint in the films. Ron is the youngest son of Arthur and Molly Weasley.
Butterbeer can be served cold or hot but either way it has a warming effect.
A Norwegian Ridgeback that hatched from an egg won by Hagrid in a card game.
This was the original title but it was released as "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" in the US
Azkaban is the fictional wizard prison
Wizards compete in the Triwizard tournament for the Goblet of Fire. Lord Voldemort returns.
The Deathly Hallows are the elder wand, the resurrection stone and the cloak of invisibility.
Karla Faye Tucker was executed in Texas, becoming the first woman executed in the United States since 1984 and the first to be executed in Texas since the American Civil War.
(2000) No. 5 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000
(1999) No. 10 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000
(1999) No.11 top selling children's hardcover book of all time as of 2000.
1997. Carnegie Medal in Literature. No. 7 on the list of best-selling paperback children's books of all time in 2000. Aka 'Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone'.
Owned by Argus Filch in Hogwarts Castle. Mrs. Norris is played in the film series by a Maine Coon cat.