Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets

Written by

J.K. Rowling

Cover Artist

  • Mary GrandPre(US)
  • Cliff Wright(UK)


  • Bloomsbury (UK)
  • Scholastic (US)
  • Raincoast Books (Canada)


  • July 2 1998 (UK)
  • June 2 1999 (US)


  • 251 (UK)
  • 341 (US)

Preceded by

Harry Potter And The Philosopher's Stone

Followed by

Harry Potter And The Prisoner Of Azkaban

Harry Potter And The Chamber Of Secrets is the second book of the Harry Potter Series, written by J.K. Rowling. It was published in 1998/1999 by Bloomberry, Raincoast Books and Scholastic.


Harry finds himself in Hogwarts once again and his journey began at the Dursleys. During the summer, a house elf named Dobby appears in his room, he told Harry that he must not go back to Hogwarts. Though, Harry does not listen and still returns to Hogwarts. His year within Hogwarts begins with mysterious happenings. He finds a diary, but does not know who's it is. He finds people petrified. He doesn't know what happened. But attempts to find out. He finds out the diary is gone, and looks for it. Soon they found blood on the wall. The Professors soon figure out Ginny Weasley, the youngest Weasley and Ron's only sister, was the student who opened the Chamber Of Secrets. Many students, including Hermione got pertrified, soon Harry and Ron, with Lockhart, go in the Chamber. Harry finds Ginny and Tom Riddle, who they soon find out is really Voldemort, they fight, Salazar Slytherin's Baslisk which is killed by a stab by the sword of Godric Gryffindor, Harry then defeats Tom Riddle (Voldemort) by stabbing his diary with a baslisk fang.

Flim AdaptationEdit

The flim was released on November 3rd (UK) 2002.

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