Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix Chapter 13 Summary

J. K. Rowling

Chapter 13 Summary

Detention with Dolores

No one can stop talking about what happened between Harry Potter and Professor Umbridge in the Defense Against the Dark Arts class. It seems that all of the Hogwarts students truly want to know what is going on. After Dumbledore told the students the truth at the end of the school year the previous year, they all went home to their parents, all of whom were reading a Daily Prophet busy pandering to the Ministry of Magic and making Harry and Dumbledore sound like fools.

When Fred and George try out their joke sweets on some first-year students, Hermione rounds on the twins. She threatens them not with detention but with a note to their mom, Mrs. Weasley. This...

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