Cirrus Madden is a nice girl, but unfortunetly constantly the butt of the Marauder's pranks. This story follows her first Christmas at Hogwarts, after six years of attendance. Her homework is towering, the marauders are prowling, and her enemy Belinda Sweeny is just plain old mean.
Sirius Black is to attend the magical school of Hogwarts. However trials with the rest of the Blacks may put his stay at risk. His mother is determined the boy be put in Slytherin, where Sirius is terrified of ending up. When he meets the scruffy boy, James Potter, they discover that there is a missing student at Hogwarts, and an adventure begins!