Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire - Wikibooks, open books for an open worldA printable version of Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is available. The fourth book in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is told from the viewpoint of the now year-old Harry. Apart from the usual magic, events at Hogwarts School , and frustration of the Dursleys, it includes a visit to the Quidditch World Cup , and an ancient tournament that, after a hiatus of over a century, is being restarted at Hogwarts School. Darker and more mature than the preceding entries in the series, this book again shows us Harry maturing and gaining strength in preparation to fight the gathering darkness. If set in the same type as Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , it would be pages approximately to for Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone. From Wikibooks, open books for an open world. For general information on this book, please see the Wikipedia article Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Rowling and the fourth novel in the Harry Potter series. It follows Harry Potter , a wizard in his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry and the mystery surrounding the entry of Harry's name into the Triwizard Tournament, in which he is forced to compete. The book was published in the United Kingdom by Bloomsbury and in the United States by Scholastic ; in both countries the release date was 8 July , the first time a book in the series was published in both countries at the same time. The novel won a Hugo Award , the only Harry Potter novel to do so, in The book was adapted into a film , which was released worldwide on 18 November , and a video game by Electronic Arts. Throughout the three previous novels in the Harry Potter series , the main character, Harry Potter , has struggled with the difficulties of growing up, and the added challenge of being a famed wizard: when Harry was a baby, Lord Voldemort , the most powerful Dark wizard in history, killed Harry's parents but was mysteriously defeated after unsuccessfully trying to kill Harry, which left a lightning-shaped scar on Harry's forehead. This results in Harry's immediate fame and his being placed in the care of his abusive muggle , or non-magical, aunt and uncle, Aunt Petunia Dursley and Uncle Vernon Dursley , who have a son named Dudley Dursley.
Rowling , published in A film version of this book was released in November This book is seen by many fans as the beginning of darker times in the wizarding world, as it shows the return of Voldemort. Peter Rowling is JK Rowling's father. Mr Ridley refers to Ronald Ridley, an old family friend of the Rowlings. This man's name was the inspiration for Ron Weasley's name.