Character Analysis of Hermione Granger from Harry Potter by JK Rowling

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“We could be killed, or worse, expelled” Hermione Granger, student in the Harry Potter series. The character she portrays is a young witch who attends Hogwarts school of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Hogwarts is a school that accepts only witches and wizards, and teaches them to cast spells. These skills will prepare them for life in the wizarding world. Recently, strange things have been happening at Hogwarts ever since Harry Potter came. So, Harry and his friends take it upon themselves to save Hogwarts. Hermione is one of his friends, and she is a very complex character. She is very brave because she fights for what she believes in. In addition, her cleverness is inspirational as she is extremely good at spells and has a great work ethic. …show more content…

For example, in her first year when she was in the dungeons and had finished solving Snape’s logic puzzle, she stayed behind to help Ron and get help for them. This leads to her being very good at solving logic problems. As I previously stated, she solved the logic puzzle that was meant to be extremely difficult in her first year. In conclusion, Hermione’s knowledge goes well beyond anyone’s expectations and she gets much praise for it.
The trait that she is probably most known for is her loyalty. Hermione is so very loyal to her friends and family. In her third year, she stood up for Harry and fired a spell at Snape in the Shrieking Shack because of what he was saying about him. This shows how much she would do for her friends. A second example of her fierce loyalty is when she erased her parent’s memories of her. This was loyal because she didn’t want Voldemort’s followers to find and torture them, so she went to extreme measures to ensure their safety. And last, when she was frustrated or angry at her friends when hunting for Horcruxes, she never abandoned them. Instead, she did all she could to help, including putting muggle-proof spells over their campsite and cooking for them. After all, Hermione is a very friendly and loyal person who has shown these traits through her kind acts.
Hermione is a character who inspires me because of her bravery, extensive knowledge, and great loyalty. Her

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