The series has also had its share of criticism, including concern about the increasingly dark tone as the series progressed, as well as the often gruesome and graphic violence it depicts.As of May 2013 The last four books consecutively set records as the fastest-selling books in history, with the final instalment selling roughly eleven million copies in the United States within twenty-four hours of its release.She began attending the school on 1 September, 1991, where she was subsequently sorted into Gryffindor House, despite being considered for Ravenclaw.She possessed a brilliant academic mind, and proved to be a gifted student in almost every subject that she studied. Hermione first met Harry Potter and Ron Weasley aboard the Hogwarts Express. "Besides I never liked him that much anyway." gives us the Trope Namer, Ron Weasley. not after how much he misbehaved in school especially with YOU Enoby." he said while he frowned looking at me.
A play, Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, based on a story co-written by Rowling, premiered in London on 30 July 2016 at the Palace Theatre, and its script was published by Little, Brown as the eighth book in the series.In an interview with Emma Watson for Wonderland magazine in February 2014, Rowling said: "I wrote the Hermione/Ron relationship as a form of wish fulfilment. For reasons that have very little to do with literature and far more to do with me clinging to the plot as I first imagined it, Hermione ended up with Ron."I know, I’m sorry, I can hear the rage and fury it might cause some fans, but if I’m absolutely honest, distance has given me perspective on that.In her second year, Hermione played a crucial role in the discovery of the Chamber of Secrets, before falling victim to the basilisk unleashed upon Hogwarts following the opening of the Chamber.She was recovered from her petrification under the care of Madam Pomfrey with the assistance of Professor Sprout's Mandrake Restorative Draught.Ron is Overshadowed by Awesome, first by growing up with several talented older brothers, then by hanging around with The Chosen One Harry and Teen Genius Hermione, the latter of whom he ends up with.