Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Pottermore Publishing, 2015 M12 8 - 341 pages
'There is a plot, Harry Potter. A plot to make most terrible things happen at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry this year.'
I don't like the sound of that school food. ...” “Nonsense, Petunia, I never went
hungry when I was at Smeltings,” said Uncle Vernon heartily. “Dudley gets
enough, don't you, son?” Dudley, who was so large his bottom drooped over
either side ...
“Remember, boy — one sound —” Harry crossed to his bedroom on tiptoe,
slipped inside, closed the door, and turned to collapse on his bed. The trouble
was, there was already someone sitting on it. CHAPTER TWO DOBBY'S
WARNING H ...
but thought it would sound too rude, so instead he said, “Who are you?” “Dobby,
sir. Just Dobby. Dobby the house-elf,” said the creature. “Oh — really?” said
Harry. “Er — I don't want to be rude or anything, but — this isn't a great time for
me to ...
“This makes the Dursleys sound almost human. Can't anyone help you? Can't I?”
Almost at once, Harry wished he hadn't spoken. Dobby dissolved again into wails
of gratitude. “Please,” Harry whispered frantically, “please be quiet.
... as the door handle turned. “What — the — devil — — you — doing?” said
Uncle Vernon through gritted teeth, his face horribly close to Harry's. “You've just
ruined the punch line of my Japanese golfer joke. ... One more sound and you'll