To Harry’s shock, he encounters Quirrell, not Snape like he thought he would indeed. Quirrell discloses that Voldemort is staying in him like a bloodsucker. (Eek!) He tries to utilize Harry to obtain the Rock. He makes Harry make use of the Mirror of Erised, and also Harry finds himself holding the Rock and even existing concerning it. Quirrell/Voldemort aims to eliminate Harry, but when he touches Harry, he melts. Harry blacks out.
Eleven years ago, wizards celebrated around the world, as well as Muggles (non-magic individual) were confused. They commemorated since He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named was defeated. Simply puts, Voldemort (the evilest wizard around) killed Harry Potter’s parents, however, for some odd factor, he couldn’t eliminate baby Harry. Currently, Voldemort seems to have vanished. Overnight, baby Harry has become a hero– “The Young Boy Who Lived.” Having lost his family as well as home, Harry likewise has ended up being an orphan. Dumbledore (the concept of Hogwarts School of Wizardry and Witchcraft), Professor McGonagall (an educator at Hogwarts), and Hagrid (a groundskeeper at Hogwarts) discover a home for child Harry with his Muggle prolonged family, the Dursleys.
Harry, Hermione, Neville, and Malfoy have apprehension with Hagrid in the woodland during the night. They are supposed to find out what’s killing unicorns and also drinking their blood. Harry faces some centaurs that see trouble ahead in the stars. They all understand that Voldemort is trying to return and that he’s the one killing unicorns.
When courses return to after wintertime break, Harry, Ron, and Hermione figure out who Flamel is– a sorcerer and also the only person on the planet to have the Sorcerer’s Stone, which can offer eternal life. They choose the Rock has to be what hidden at Gringotts and currently safeguarded by the three-headed canine.
Later, at the end-of-year banquet, Dumbledore applauds Ron, Hermione, Harry, as well as Neville for the components they played in defeating Quirrell. He awards them by offering Gryffindor residence tons of factors. Free Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Stephen Fry Audiobook. They win your house cup for Gryffindor, as well as pass all of their exams. After that, they leave Hogwarts for the summer as well as part ways at the train station. Though it has an odor to be returning to the Dursleys, Harry explains what does it cost? Less complicated his time with them will undoubtedly be now that he can do magic.
They cannot conceal for long, though; Hagrid turns up on Harry’s birthday celebration to supply the letter, as well as the information that Harry’s a wizard and has been confessed to the Hogwarts Institution of Witchcraft as well as Magic. The following day he takes Harry to look for school products at Diagon Street, where Harry learns more about the wizarding world. He meets Malfoy (a bully) and also Hogwarts’ new Defense Versus the Dark Arts teacher, Quirrell. Harry also gets his first stick. Sweeeet. Hagrid also gets a strange package at Gringotts, the demon bank.
After the first-year exams, Harry, Ron, and Hermione talk with Hagrid and also understand that he said too much about the Sorcerer’s Stone to the mysterious complete stranger that offered him the dragon. Harry, Ron, as well as Hermione, presume that Snape seeks it. That night they aim to recover the Rock. Neville tries to quit them, so they need to disable him with magic momentarily. They go by the three-headed dog by playing it music, to meet with another collection of difficulties. Initially, they’re entrapped by an Evil one’s Entrapment plant, after that they need to catch a flying key, and then they have to play a life-size game of wizard chess. The chess video game takes Ron out, leaving Harry and also Hermione to address a logic challenge and beverage potions to move forward. There’s only enough for one, so Harry carries on and sends Hermione back for aid.
Harry learns that there was an attempted robbery at Gringotts bank, yet nothing was taken. He presumes that the burglars sought what Hagrid got. Hagrid allows it to slip that it has something to do with someone called Nicolas Flamel.
Ron, Hermione, and also Harry have to encourage him that’s it’s just not useful to elevate a baby dragon, as well as locate a way to smuggle the dragon out. Malfoy spies on them and attempts to transform them in. When Harry and also Hermione have efficiently sent the dragon out in the middle of the night, captured by McGonagall– along with Neville, that was attempting to alert them, as well as Malfoy, that tattled – as well as provided massive detention. Gryffindor transfers to the last place in your home cup contest, and also everyone is genuinely crazy about them.
During the winter season break, Harry remains at Hogwarts as well as provided an invisibility cloak that when came from his papa. Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone Stephen Fry Audio Book (listen online). He uses it to sneak around the castle and also discovers the Mirror of Erised in one of Hogwarts’ lots of secret spaces. When he checks into the mirror, he sees his parents, but when he shares the mirror with Ron, Ron sees himself as a hero. Dumbledore catches Harry in the mirror and discusses that the mirror reveals you your heart’s desire. The sensible old wizard after that claims he’s most likely to take the mirror away since it’s dangerous.