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Draco, Ginny, Harry, Cho, Dumbledore, Hermione, Neville, OC, Remus Lupin, Ron, Sirius Black, Snape, Voldemort, Fred/George, Tonks, Luna, Lucius, Seamus, Peter Pettigrew, M. McGonagall, Pansy
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First Published
2005-01-09 5:24pm
Last Chapter
2005-05-07 12:36pm
Last Updated
2005-08-29 6:46pm

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Ch. # Chapter Title Word Count Reviews
1 The Ancient and Noble House of Black

Sequel to Trials of a Champion. Voldemort has returned but not everyone is ready to believe it. Harry enters his fifth year at Hogwarts changed from the events of the Triwizard Tournament but how much can one person endure before they eventually break?

4,930 26
2 A Birthday to Remember

Harry celebrates his first birthday at Black Manor.

3,720 8
3 Secrets Revealed

Harry has a nightmare that makes alerts his house guests to some of the secrets being kept in Black Manor.

5,950 12
4 Constant Reminders

The Hogwarts letters arrive and Harry encounters an unfriendly presence

4,737 12
5 Attack on the Hogwarts Express

The ride back to Hogwarts doesn't go as smoothly as expected.

9,649 23
6 An Extremely Long Day

Harry struggles through the first day of his fifth year at Hogwarts.

7,286 12
7 Quidditch Tryouts

The first week of classes and Quidditch tryouts.

5,143 13
8 Protective Brothers

Harry discovers how protective the Weasley boys can be. Draco acts on his jealousy.

7,024 6
9 Ministry Interference

The High Inquisitor is appointed and begins her duties.

8,261 14
10 Sense of Duty

The topic of Harry teaching Defense is brought up again.

6,144 14
11 The Price of Lying

Harry experiences Detention with Professor Umbridge. The trio has a falling out.

4,635 12
12 The Defense Association

The D.A. is officially formed along with the Council that will run the meetings.

5,030 12
13 The Price of Fame

The first Quidditch game of the season causes nothing but problems.

5,022 16
14 Educational Decree Number Twenty-Four

Umbridge becomes desperate and pushes her detentions with Harry up a level.

4,992 13
15 Thru the Eyes of the Beholder

Harry has a vision and Sirius and Remus discover what Harry has been hiding from them.

5,004 13
16 Lies and Truths

Harry starts his road to recovery

6,241 15
17 Christmas, with Family

Harry finally has a Christmas with his family at Black Manor.

7,046 13
18 True Colors Revealed

The hearing vs Umbridge takes place at the Ministery of Magic.

8,844 18
19 Revelations and Precautions

Aftermath of the trial, Harry Sirius and Remus return to Hogwarts.

6,904 10
20 Occlumency

First Occlumency lesson with Snape.

5,224 11
21 Evaluation of the Defense Association

The D.A. is observed by the teaching staff. Harry strikes a deal with Rita Skeeter

6,203 9
22 Facing the Public

The Daily Prophet makes their position known, Gryffindor vs Hufflepuff and an unexplainable occurance pulls Harry into the forest.

4,821 21
23 Expecto Patronum

The D.A. Covers Patronuses

4,539 11
24 Career Advice

Harry gets some Career Advice from McGonagall.

5,818 11
25 Friendly Opponents

Harry receives some unique help from a friend and the final Quidditch game of the season.

6,709 15
26 OWLs

The OWL exams take place.

5,071 17
27 Department of Mysteries

Harry finds himself in the last place he wants to be.

4,207 23
28 Fighting to Win

Harry and Voldemort face off.

3,573 29
29 Decisions of the Heart

Consequences of the Department of Mysteries force Harry to make a life altering decision.

4,559 62


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