Category: Summary

  • Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – Complete summary

    Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone – Complete summary

    One day, Mr. Dursley, a prosperous Englishman, is on his way to work when he begins to see some peculiar occurrences. Outside of the Dursleys’ house the same night, Albus Dumbledore, the headmaster of a wizardry school known as Hogwarts, encounters Professor McGonagall, who is also a teacher at Hogwarts, as well as a giant […]

  • Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Complete Summary

    At Malfoy Manor, Snape informs Voldemort of the day on which Harry’s friends plan to take him from Privet Drive to a new safe place, allowing Voldemort to catch Harry en route. As Harry prepares to leave Privet Drive, he sees two Dumbledore obituaries, both of which lead him to believe that he didn’t know […]

  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets – – Complete Summary

    The first chapter of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets takes place as Harry is stuck spending the dreadful summer with the Dursleys, who are his sole remaining relatives. Dobby, a house-elf, pays Harry a visit as he is attending a dinner party that is being thrown by his uncle and aunt. Dobby urges […]

  • Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban begins on Harry’s thirteenth birthday, when he receives gifts from his classmates via Owl Post. At breakfast the next morning, Harry notices on television that a man named Black has escaped from prison. Aunt Marge visits the Dursleys at this time, and she insults Harry’s parents several times. […]

  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – Complete Summary

    The story opens 50 years before the present with an account of how the Riddle family was unexpectedly slaughtered at supper and how their groundsman, Frank Bryce, was falsely accused of the crime. Frank Bryce, now elderly, sees a light in the Riddle House’s window. Overhears Voldemort and Wormtail scheming to assassinate Harry Potter. Voldemort […]

  • Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince – Complete Summary

    J. K. Rowling’s Half-Blood Prince Visits to discuss and the recent tragedies he’s caused for Muggles and wizards. Fudge claims he’s been fired for being unable to control the Dark wizard and introduces his successor, the brusque. Narcissa Malfoy visits England clandestinely with her sister. Snape offers to help Narcissa’s son with a mysterious Dark […]

  • Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter and The Order of the Phoenix – Complete Summary

    Harry Potter is spending another tiresome summer with his awful Aunt Petunia and Uncle Vernon when a gang of evil spirits called “dementors” mount a surprise attack on Harry and his cousin Dudley. After using magic to defend himself, Harry is visited by a troop of wizards and whisked off to number twelve, Grimmauld Place, […]

  • Pride and Prejudice – Complete Summary

    Pride and Prejudice – Complete Summary

    The information that a wealthy young gentleman by the name of Charles Bingley has rented the estate of Netherfield Park produces a great deal of excitement in the neighbouring village of Longbourn, particularly in the household of the Bennets. The Bennets have five daughters, Jane, Elizabeth, Mary, Kitty, and Lydia, all of whom are still […]

  • To Kill a Mockingbird – Complete Summary

    To Kill a Mockingbird – Complete Summary

    Maycomb, Alabama is where Scout Finch, her brother Jem, and their father Atticus make their home. Atticus is a widower. Although Maycomb and the rest of the country are enduring the Great Depression, Atticus Finch is a respected attorney, and the Finch family’s standard of living is rather high in compared to the rest of […]

  • The Great Gatsby –  Complete Summary

    The Great Gatsby –  Complete Summary

    Nick Carraway, a young guy from Minnesota, uproots his life and relocates to New York City in the summer of 1922 in order to gain experience in the bond business. He leases a home in the West Egg neighbourhood of Long Island, which is a prosperous but unfashionable neighbourhood populated by the new rich. The […]