Here is a summary of the story in the fourth book of the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and Golbet Of Fire Part 4 Story & Reviews
The story begins with the Quidditch World Cup, a major sporting event in the wizarding world. Harry, Ron, and Hermione attend the event with the Weasley family. However, the festivities are disrupted by Death Eaters, followers of Lord Voldemort. Who terrorize the crowd and cast the Dark Mark in the sky.
Back at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, the Triwizard Tournament, a dangerous competition between three wizarding schools, is announced. One champion from each school will be selected to compete. However, the age limit is set at seventeen, and Harry is too young to enter.
Despite this, Harry’s name is mysteriously chosen by the Goblet of Fire as a fourth champion. Causing a stir among the students and staff. Harry becomes a reluctant participant in the tournament and faces various challenges. Furthermore including a fierce dragon, a treacherous underwater task, and navigating a dangerous maze.
Throughout the tournament, tensions rise as Harry faces scrutiny and suspicion from his fellow students, who believe he entered his own name into the Goblet of Fire. Ron, in particular, becomes estranged from Harry due to these circumstances.
As the tasks progress, Harry uncovers a plot involving the return of Lord Voldemort. He experiences disturbing visions and dreams, including one in which he witnesses the murder of a caretaker named Frank Bryce by Voldemort and his loyal servant, Wormtail (Peter Pettigrew).
Golbet Of Fire
In the final task of the tournament, Harry and Cedric Diggory, the champion from the Hogwarts rival school, share victory when they jointly touch the Triwizard Cup. However, the Cup has been turned into a Portkey, transporting them to a graveyard where Voldemort and Wormtail await.
Voldemort returns to full strength by using Harry’s blood in a dark ritual. He reveals his plan to kill Harry and regain his power. However, when Wormtail is ordered to kill Harry, he hesitates due to a debt he owes Harry for saving his life in the past. This moment of mercy backfires on Wormtail, causing a magical bond that protects Harry to temporarily incapacitate Voldemort.
Harry and Cedric manage to escape the graveyard, but Cedric is tragically killed by Wormtail under Voldemort’s orders. Harry returns to Hogwarts with Cedric’s body, and the school is thrown into mourning.
The fourth book concludes with Dumbledore explaining the truth about Voldemort’s return to the wizarding community. Harry realizes that he must prepare for the coming conflict against Voldemort, knowing that the threat is now more real than ever before.
The fourth book introduces a darker tone to the series, delving into themes of betrayal, prejudice, and the consequences of actions. It sets the stage for the intensifying battle between Harry and Voldemort and sets up future events and revelations in the series.