Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

 

“No story lives unless someone wants to listen. The stories we love best do live in us forever. So whether you come back by page or by the big screen, Hogwarts will always be there to welcome you home.”
J.K. Rowling Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Swish and flick.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Great, tell me when you’ve defeated Voldemort for me, will you?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“So why in the name of Merlin’s saggy left —”
J.K. Rowling, Holy Bible: King James Version

“Where your treasure is, there will your heart be also.”
Anonymous, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Yeah ‘ear ‘ear,” said George, with half a glance at Fred, the corner of whose mouth twitched.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I’m Draco Malfoy, I’m Draco, I’m on your side!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“I know [Umbridge] by reputation and I’m sure she’s no Death Eater-”
J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“It was not, after all, so easy to die.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“I’ve never stunned anyone except in our D.A. lessons,” said Luna, sounding mildly interested. “That was noisier than I thought it would be.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Harry witnessed Professor McGonagall walking right past Peeves who was determinedly loosening a crystal chandelier and could have sworn he heard her tell the poltergeist out of the corner of her mouth, ‘It unscrews the other way.”
J.K. Rowling, The Da Vinci Code

“These books can’t possibly compete with centuries of established history, especially when that history is endorsed by the ultimate bestseller of all time.”
Dan Brown, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Finally, the truth. Lying with his face pressed into the dusty carpet of the office where he had once thought he was learning the secrets of victory, Harry understood at last that he was not supposed to survive.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Hermione drew herself to her full height; her eyes were narrowed and her hair seemed to crackle with electricity.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“We can’t choose our fate, but we can choose others. Be careful in knowing that.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

“Turn to page three hundred and ninety-four.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

“His eyes are as green as a fresh pickled toad,
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Don’t forget to give Neville our love!’ Ginny told James as she hugged him.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“The ministry has fallen. Scrimgeour is dead. They are coming.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“But if it matters to you, you’ll be able to choose Gryffindor over Slytherin. The Sorting Hat takes your choice into account.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Which way did they go, Peeves?” Filch was saying. “Quick, tell me.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“I see a light in the kitchen. Let us not deprive Molly any longer of the chance to deplore how thin you are.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Slowly, very slowly, he sat up, and as he did so he felt more alive, and more aware of his own living body than ever before. Why had he never appreciated what a miracle he was, brain and nerve and bounding heart? It would all be gone…or at least, he would be gone from it. His breath came slow and deep, and his mouth and throat were completely dry, but so were his eyes.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

“You fail to recognize that it matters not what someone is born, but what they grow to be!”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“October extinguished itself in a rush of howling winds and driving rain and November arrived, cold as frozen iron, with hard frosts every morning and icy drafts that bit at exposed hands and faces.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone

“Can you think what the Mirror of Erised shows us all?” Harry shook his head.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“I don’t think you should be an Auror, Harry,” said Luna unexpectedly. Everybody looked at her. “The Aurors are part of the Rotfang Conspiracy, I thought everyone knew that. They’re working to bring down the Ministry of Magic from within using a mixture of dark magic and gum disease.”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

“Did you see me disarm Hermione, Harry?”
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

“Hermione had taken his hand again and was gripping it tightly. He could not look at her, but returned the pressure, now taking deep, sharp gulps of the night air, trying to steady himself, trying to regain control. He should have brought something to give them, and he had not thought of it, and every plant in the graveyard was leafless and frozen. But Hermione raised her wand, moved it in a circle through the air, and a wreath of Christmas roses blossomed before them. Harry caught it and laid it on his parent’s grave.
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

“Start the Quiz”

  • Question of

    As the story opens, we find a very confused muggle Prime Minister being visited by both Cornelius Fudge and the new Minister for Magic. It is revealed that one of the Ministry of Magic’s Aurors has been assigned to work with the muggle Prime Minister, to keep him safe. Which Auror is this?

    • Kingsley Shacklebolt
    • Nymphadora Tonks
    • Mad-Eye Moody
    • Rufus Scrimgeour
  • Question of

    Who came to retrieve Harry from Privet Drive, and take him to The Burrow?

    • Professor Dumbledore
    • Hagrid
    • Mad-Eye Moody
    • Mr. Weasley
  • Question of

    What are Inferi?

    • the name given to the Unforgivable Curses
    • animated bodies of dead people
    • magical creatures living in the Forbidden Forest
    • cousins of the giants who are fighting for Voldemort
  • Question of

    When Harry was at The Burrow, the results of their O.W.L.S. arrived. What two O.W.L.S. did Harry not pass?

    • Divination and History of Magic
    • Transfiguration and Potions
    • Potions and Divination
    • History of Magic and Astronomy
  • Question of

    Who did Harry suspect of recently becoming a Death Eater?

    • Cornelius Fudge
    • Kreacher
    • Draco Malfoy
    • Remus Lupin
  • Question of

    Why was Hagrid upset with Harry, Hermione and Ron?

    • They told Dumbledore about Hagrid hiding Grawp in the forest.
    • None of them was taking Care of Magical Creatures in that year.
    • Nobody went to Aragog’s funeral.
    • They had insulted the centaur, Firenze.
  • Question of

    During the first visit to Hogsmeade, they met up with Mundungus Fletcher, a member of the Order of the Phoenix. What was he selling that upset Harry?

    • Black family items
    • stolen Weasley Skiving Snackboxes
    • illegal cauldrons
    • Metamorph-Medals
  • Question of

    While recovering from the poison, Ron had to miss a Quidditch game against Hufflepuff, and Harry had to replace him with McLaggen. What injury did Harry receive, as a direct result of McLaggen’s actions?

    • a broken arm
    • a cracked skull
    • a broken nose
    • a fractured rib
  • Question of

    Where did Harry kiss Ginny for the first time?

    • on a visit to Hogsmeade
    • by the lake
    • in the Great Hall
    • in the Gryffindor common room
  • Question of

    When Harry and Dumbledore went to find and destroy another one of Voldemort’s Horcruxes, they encountered a sealed archway in the wall of the cave. What payment did they have to give the rock, in order to be allowed to pass?

    • mead
    • galleons
    • blood
    • magic
  • Question of

    At the beginning of the book we learned that Draco had been set a dangerous task by Voldemort, but it is not until near the end of the book that we learned what that task was. What was it?

    • getting his father released from Azkaban
    • killing Harry
    • killing Dumbledore
    • burning down Hogwarts
  • Question of

    Dumbledore’s death freed Harry from the immobilisation spell that Dumbledore had placed on him. Harry then went off after Snape, to try and avenge Dumbledore’s death. Harry caught up with Snape and the other Death Eaters near the gates, trying to reach a point where they could apparate. What did Harry call Snape that upset him so badly?

    • coward
    • evil
    • Snivellus
    • Death Eater
  • Question of

    While quite upset about Dumbledore’s death, Harry took comfort in knowing that Dumbledore had at least destroyed one of the pieces of Voldemort’s soul (in the locket) just before dying.

    • True
    • False

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