For his birthday, he receives a number of gifts, the most useful being a new sneakoscope from Hermione. He coldly sets his snake on Snape, believing that the wand cannot serve him while Snape is still alive, as Snape had killed Dumbledore. Nagini, the last Horcrux, is beheaded by Neville using Gryffindor's sword, pulled from the Sorting Hat in part for his bravery. I have great respect for the teachers of Hogwarts. Arriving in Godric's Hollow on Christmas Eve, the two first visit the graveyard where both Harry and Dumbledore's families are buried. Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter 35; Chapter … With all of his secrets in the open, Harry can no longer find himself angry with Dumbledore even after all he has been through. The family kept Ariana and her incurable condition secret to protect her, with Kendra and Aberforth caring for her the most. Harry’s aunt, the sister of his dead mother Lily, who was a witch. The "seven-way split" refers to some of those with whom Jo has shared her life while writing Harry: Oh, the torment bred in the race, The grinding scream of death And the stroke that hits the vein, The haemorrhage none can staunch, the grief, The curse no man can bear. ‘Parents’ professions: greengrocers.’ Umbridge, about the locket. Voldemort inadvertently reveals that the unknown Horcrux, which Harry suspects to be a relic of Rowena Ravenclaw, founder of Ravenclaw house, is safe within Hogwarts Castle, confirming a belief Harry had shared with the others to much derision. Harry, Hermione, and Ron finally make it to the Shrieking Shack, where Voldemort is waiting out the battle. Shortly after the battle begins, Harry recalls seeing the diadem in the Room of Requirement and meets up with Ron and Hermione, who had disappeared in order to retrieve Basilisk fangs from the Chamber of Secrets to destroy the next two Horcruxes. Harry explains all of this to Voldemort, who chooses not to believe him. 2. It's revealed during this meeting that Lucius has lost all of Voldemort's respect and that the Dark Lord's favour has shifted to Lucius's sister-in-law Bellatrix Lestrange, who has helped wreak chaos on the wizarding community; Severus Snape, who has enabled a clear field for his master's rise to power with his murder of Albus Dumbledore at Hogwarts; and Corban Yaxley, who has enabled the Death Eaters to infiltrate the Ministry of Magic by means of the Imperius Curse. Pottermore was released to the public in April, 2012. This shocks Voldemort more than anything Harry has ever said to him up to this point. This ended their friendship permanently, as Lily refused to accept Snape's many apologies despite his total regret and remorse leading to him joining the Death Eaters. As Ron takes Hermione inside, Harry sees that Dobby has been struck with Bellatrix's sharp knife and that he is dying. The book is written from the point-of-view of the now 17-year-old Harry as he prepares to complete the mission set for him by Dumbledore at the end of the previous year. Shortly after Harry's arrival, Voldemort discovers that two more of his Horcruxes have disappeared and gathers an army of Death Eaters, Dementors, and his other supporters, in order to assault the school and kill Harry once and for all. Dumbledore was the one who stopped Grindelwald, the one who always voted for Muggle protection and Muggle-born rights, who fought You-Know-Who from the start, and who died trying to bring him down!Hermione, to Harry. The three try to discover the purpose of the objects given to them, but are forced to give their attention to other matters, specifically Bill and Fleur's wedding the following day. Only days after escaping from Voldemort in Godric's Hollow, the trio begin searching the hills surrounding Ottery St Catchpole for the Lovegood residence. Sitting on the edge of the lake where they dismounted from the dragon, Harry has a vision shortly after their escape in which Lord Voldemort discovers that his secret has been discovered. Upstairs, Hermione lies to Bellatrix, saying that the sword is a copy. Harry, by accident of birth and a prophecy foretelling his importance, has become the centre of all attention by both sides in the long running war between Dumbledore's Order of the Phoenix and Ministry of Magic on one side, and Voldemort's Death Eaters on the other. Harry dives into Snape's memories, learning several surprising secrets. Later in the day, Minister for Magic Rufus Scrimgeour, arrives at the Burrow to give Harry, Ron, and Hermione Dumbledore's personal effects, which had been bequeathed to them in his will: The sword is withheld because, Rufus claimed, it was not Dumbledore's' to give. The trio fight their way through the castle, as the two armies battle furiously, dodging curses, Death Eaters, and Acromantulas and saving Draco Malfoy's life again along the way. Dean takes the injured Griphook inside as Bill tells Harry that Ron has taken Hermione inside and that she'll be alright. He appears to be in a Limbo state in which he can speak to Dumbledore. Similarly the holiday of Hallowe'en is derived from "All Hallows' Eve." She begins to beat him up. Harry disguises himself as "Ron's cousin" Barny Weasley for the wedding to avoid causing an uproar. Harry and Ginny are married with three children named James Sirius, their eldest, Albus Severus, starting his first year, and Lily Luna Potter, who complains about having to wait two years to go to Hogwarts. There is nothing Dark about the Hallows — at least, not in that crude sense. He discovers that the boy he saw in Voldemort's mind is none other than Gellert and that Dumbledore and he had been good friends as teenagers and had shared the idea that wizards should rule over the Muggles. Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Just as the sun breaks the horizon, Voldemort attacks Harry. Furthermore, reviewer Alice Fordham from The Timeswrote that "Rowling's genius is not just her total realisation of a fantasy world, but the quieter skill of creating characters that bounce off the page, real and flawed and brave and lovable". A 'deathly hallow' need not be dangerous, but rather in some way is related to death. It’s as simple as that! They are forced to stop when Bellatrix threatens to cut Hermione's throat. He argues with Harry and it becomes apparent that the locket Horcrux has messed with Ron's mind, making him behave the way he is, and angrily departs claiming that Hermione had chosen Harry over himself when she decides to stay, leaving Harry and Hermione together. Otherwise, following the publication of Deathly Hallows, Rowling has published two additional Harry Potter-related works: Harry Potter Prequel, a short story that was written for charity in 2008, and The Tales of Beedle the Bard, a book published at the end of 2008. Harry grabs it, but Griphook betrays their presence and flees with the sword. When questioned about possible future books about Harry, she jokingly suggested Harry Potter and the Mid-Life Crisis. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world, For general information on this book, please see the Wikipedia article, Chapter 13: The Muggle-Born Registration Commission, Chapter 18: The Life and Lies of Albus Dumbledore, Chapter 21: The Tale of the Three Brothers, https://en.wikibooks.org/w/index.php?title=Muggles%27_Guide_to_Harry_Potter/Books/Deathly_Hallows&oldid=3756746, Book:Muggles' Guide to Harry Potter/Books. While telling them this, he receives confirmation as he has a vision in which Voldemort successfully steals the Elder Wand from the tomb of Dumbledore. Ron and Dean give thanks to Dobby, and Harry manages to choke out a goodbye as he forces himself not to break down. The Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by … Bathilda coaxes Harry up the stairs, ordering Hermione to stay behind, in order to ambush Harry. He looks at the grave once more and heads back inside. After being reminded, they search the Room of Hidden Things, a version of the Room of Requirement that students have used to hide contraband over the centuries. This book has the most named casualties of any book in the series. Grindelwald, Albus, and Aberforth got into a duel, in which Ariana was accidentally killed in the struggle. 6. Once inside, Harry washes his hands, then tells Bill he needs to talk to Ollivander and Griphook. Hermione, who has recently been poring over The Tales of Beedle the Bard realises their next necessary step. Garrick is unable to explain. Harry realises that if they want to get the Horcrux within Hogwarts, they need to do so immediately, before Voldemort finds his other Horcruxes are missing. But he was home. His mutilated soul returns to Limbo for eternity. Oh yes — an old family heirloom. Harry is now master of all three Deathly Hallows but chooses to leave the Resurrection Stone lost in the forest where he dropped it, and plans to return the Elder Wand to Dumbledore's tomb in the hope that when he dies its tremendous power will be broken, although not before he uses it successfully fully repair his own holly and phoenix feather wand. Chapter 1; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20; Chapter 21; Chapter 22; Chapter 23; Chapter 24; Chapter 25; Chapter 26; Chapter 27; Chapter 28; Chapter 29; Chapter 30; Chapter 31; Chapter 32; Chapter 33; Chapter 34; Chapter … In his rage, he kills dozens of Gringott employers and lists off all the locations of the Horcruxes, now that he realises they are being sought after and destroyed. I do not want to spill magical blood. While digging the grave, Harry does some thinking. As a result, Rowling authorised the alternative title "Harry Potter and the Relics of Death" to translate. He had the perfect wife, perfect kids, prefect friends, and didn't have to worry about the evil of Voldemort ever again. Anything. Index to the reread can be located here ! This may in part reflect the extraordinary success of the book and a need to direct its content more towards the adult market. He reveals himself to get a closer look at the diadem but is seen by Alecto Carrow who had been stationed to watch the room. Oliver says he can handle this on his own, and Neville returns to the grounds to search for more casualties. The dead are buried with respect, with Voldemort buried separately. After extensive planning, on 1 May the group sets out for Gringotts to obtain the Horcrux. These two are similar in sound, and sometimes confused in meaning, but are different. He changed, Harry, he changed! Thinking that the diadem had not been seen in living memory, he speaks with the Grey Lady and surmises that Tom Riddle had learned of the diadem's location from her. In Canada, only the children's edition has been published in paperback; the Raincoast Books adult edition (which corresponds to the Bloomsbury edition) does not, as of late February 2010, have a scheduled publication date. Harry tells Ron that he has no deep romantic love feelings for Hermione, he loves her like a sister, and that she cried for weeks once he left. Harry picks up Griphook, seizes Dobby and Disapparates as Ron does the same with Hermione. Voldemort proceeds to torture Neville by summoning the Sorting Hat, placing it on his head, and setting it aflame. He uses it to summon the spirits of his parents, of Sirius, and of Remus Lupin, all of whom provide emotional support as Harry walks to his death. So it all comes down to this, doesn’t it? While the series progressively covers seven years in Harry Potter's life, the first five volumes are largely self-contained stories. They soon surmise that the locket had indeed been in the house, at one time. As he watches the train pull away, Harry absent-mindedly touches the lightning bolt scar on his forehead, noting that it had not pained him for nineteen years. It was released on 21 July, 2007 at 00:01 am local time in English-speaking countries. As Harry stares at dead Dobby curled up on the grass, he can't help but remember staring at Dumbledore's corpse the same way. Part of the mythology of hallows is that the spirit of the saint remains in his relics, and may come to the aid of those who seek it. He digs Dobby's grave by hand as Hermione and Griphook's injuries are tended to in the house. During the wedding celebration, Kingsley's Patronus arrives to warn the attendants that Voldemort has taken over the Ministry of Magic and Rufus has been killed. You may be looking for. It is obviously a Patronus, due to the silvery texture and appearance. One simply uses the symbol to reveal oneself to other believers, in the hope that they might help one with the Quest.Xenophilius Lovegood, about the Deathly Hallows. Of course it is happening inside your head, Harry, but why on earth should that mean that it is not real?Dumbledore, to Harry. Harry is waiting in Privet Drive. Petunia Dursley. At that moment, Hermione lets out a horrible scream of pain. Wishing to see what the diadem looks like, Harry and Luna venture under Harry's Invisibility cloak to Ravenclaw Tower. Note: While this book is among the longer ones in the series, at 607 pages (Bloomsbury / Raincoast edition), it is also set in somewhat larger type. It is presumed that Lavender dies later. Unable to find it, they call upon Kreacher, the Black family's house-elf. However, the only known relic is Rowena Ravenclaw's Diadem, which has been lost for centuries. As well as preventing damage to Draco's soul from committing a murder, he would also be sparing Dumbledore from a painful death. One night, Harry has a vision of Voldemort interrogating Gregorovitch and realises that Voldemort is searching for something Gregorovitch once had but which was stolen by a young man long ago. He does not feel that it is right to order them to die for them, so he makes his thoughts known. Snape is horrified that they have essentially been preparing Harry to die at the proper time, and when Dumbledore notes that despite everything Snape does truly care for Harry, Snape summons his Patronus which is a doe... his love for Lily being so strong, his Patronus changed to be the same as hers (as well as revealing that it was Snape who led Harry to the Sword of Gryffindor in the lake). Once they reunite with Ron, they encourage the Muggle-borns to flee the country. Voldemort attempts to strike again, but at that moment, Harry enters the protective charms of the Tonks' home, and Voldemort and the Death Eaters are unable to follow him. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is a fantasy audiobook written by British author J. K. Rowling and the seventh and final novel of the Harry Potter series. She singles out Hermione for torture and interrogation, although Ron tries and fails to take her place, to find how the trio acquired the sword, while Ron and Harry are locked in a cellar with Dean, Griphook, Garrick Ollivander, and Luna. Harry is congratulated for his final victory. There, they are taken into the drawing room to have their identities confirmed. There, the casualties are counted: Hedwig was killed by a Killing Curse from a Death Eater; George's ear was cursed off by Severus Snape; and Mad-Eye was killed by Voldemort himself. Harry, Hermione, and Ron also overhear that some students attempted to steal the sword from Snape, prior to its removal. Then Dean and Ron join Harry with digging the grave. Ron also reveals that while running to the pool, he saw something move behind the trees. Harry's theory has been proven correct — the Elder Wand refuses to kill its true master. Lovegood tells them that the three items are collectively represented by the symbol, and whoever masters all three artefacts will be the "Master of Death." Jessica, David, and Mackenzie are her children. As they Apparate, the very second that Voldemort appears, Harry's mind begins to flash back to the night in which his lightning scar on his forehead became so, and it reveals exactly how Voldemort had killed Harry's parents. Returning to the castle, Harry sees the defenders looking for loved ones and counting up the dead, with Lupin and Tonks laying next to Colin Creevey and Fred. All was well. However, she has also said that she may publish some of the 'background' information which she has created during the seventeen years she has been writing the books. The Ministry has fallen. Harry takes the time to explain to Ron and Hermione everything that happened as they walk to the Headmaster's office. The final dedication is to all the fans who have made Harry's journey their own. Aberforth then tells them the truth about Ariana; She had been a witch, but an attack on her by Muggle boys had left her unable to control her natural magical abilities. Trelawney then grabs another Crystal ball and uses her wand to throw one with a "tennis like serve". I do not want to kill you. This is the only book in the series to not feature any, In the long running series Doctor Who, the 10th Doctor played by, The contents of the book were treated with the utmost secrecy prior to its release, such that not even a basic preview summary was released, unlike past, Rowling introduced her favourite scene from Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows in The Birthday Book. Hogwarts was the first and best home he had known. Harry and Ron leave Wormtail's body on the floor and rush upstairs to find Bellatrix questioning Griphook and an unconscious Hermione at her feet. He overcomes his weakness and smashes it with the sword, and the Horcrux is destroyed. Chastened by Harry, he had returned to Tonks by Christmas, and he came to Shell Cottage to tell everyone that she has given birth to a son who does not have his werewolf tendencies but instead possesses Tonks's Metamorphmagus abilities. Kingsley Shacklebolt is appointed interim Minister for Magic and the Death Eaters are fleeing for their lives. After many more listless weeks, they make their way to Godric's Hollow on the off-chance Dumbledore left the sword there for them, with Bathilda Bagshot, author of A History of Magic. who have been forced to leave the school, including Ginny, Luna, and Dean, or those who had graduated previously, such as Fred and George Weasley, Harry's old Quidditch team, and his first girlfriend, Cho Chang. A printable version of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is available. The seven dedications could be a reference to the seven books in the series, or seven Horcruxes, or the fact that seven is the most powerful magical number. Before leaving Hermione spots Fenrir Greyback trying to attack Lavender Brown on a balcony and casts a spell that knocks them off. Harry then finds out that, prior to his sixth year, Dumbledore had put on the ring in a foolish attempt to see his deceased family only to fall victim to a curse which, despite Snape's efforts, would kill him within a year. He explains more of the situation: the Voldemort-controlled Ministry and Death Eaters are searching for Harry, claiming that he had a part in Dumbledore's death, and now openly persecuting Muggle-born wizards and witches. (edit it). Waving good-bye, Harry realized that his life was perfect. I must be the one to kill Harry Potter, and I shall be.Lord Voldemort, to the Death Eaters. I'm almost scared to admit this, but one thing has stopped me collapsing in a puddle of misery on the floor. Hermione is furious at Ron for leaving for weeks and then suddenly showing back up. Because he owed a life debt to Harry, he hesitated for a moment while trying to kill Harry, and in the process his silver hand turned on him and took his life. While each of the previous Potter books has strong claims on my affections, Deathly Hallows is my favourite, and that is the most wonderful way to finish the series.J. Thus pilgrims venture to see holy relics or visit shrines hallowed by the saints. The word 'hallows' has been used in a number of legends to represent important and powerful objects. Harry also attempts to save Voldemort, who he is calling by his given name, Tom Riddle, from himself by telling him to feel some remorse for all he had done. I know that you are preparing to fight. In a rage, Harry uses the Cruciatus Curse on him until he passes out. The Malfoys' son Draco is home for the Easter holidays. From the locket appears two figures that are meant to belittle any person attempting to destroy it in order to stop them: Riddle-Harry, and Riddle-Hermione, who was more beautiful and at the same time more terrible than the real Hermione. They immediately Apparate to Hogsmeade to find a way to sneak into the school. New content will be added above the current area of focus upon selection Harry calls upon the life debt that Wormtail owes him, and Pettigrew momentarily hesitates, and his artificial hand, made for him by Voldemort three years previous, immediately strangles Wormtail to death for the mercy he has shown. Nevertheless, they manage to get together and discuss their plans for completing the quest Dumbledore left them, to find and destroy Voldemort's Horcruxes. Ron is discouraged, feeling that with the sword now necessary as well and out of reach, their quest is becoming hopeless. I think I’ve seen him somewhere...Harry, telling his dream to Ron and Hermione. With a clatter, Hermione drops all the basilisk fangs she is holding, and she and Ron share a deep, meaningful kiss, completely forgetting that Harry is there and that there is a war going on. Harry and Hermione follow her to her old, disgusting home, where they find a picture frame of Gellert, who is Bathilda's great-nephew and, long ago, was Dumbledore's childhood friend. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows and what … While Lavender stirs feebly, Fenrir tries to get up but Sybill Trelawney drops a Crystal ball on his head and he is knocked unconscious. Percival attacked the Muggles in retaliation. Because of their uncertainy, the Snatchers take the trio to Malfoy Manor. The chandelier falls onto the goblin and Hermione and shards of glass fly all over the place. In North America, however, readers had to wait until mid-2009 before a paperback edition arrived. Dumbledore confides in Harry that he had sought the Hallows, with Grindelwald, for less than noble reasons and that the death of his sister resulted from their association. Handy when she uses a jinx to disfigure Harry 's journey their own left.! 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