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Peeves

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Mischief-making poltergeist of Hogwarts


Peeves fact file


Skills

Impeccable aim when pelting any number of objects at people’s heads, skilled in the art of unleashing mayhem

Hobbies

Wreaking havoc at Hogwarts, antagonising Filch, and generally causing chaos

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We did it, we bashed them, wee Potter's the One,
And Voldy's gone mouldy, so now let's have fun!


Peeves

Justin Finch-Fletchley was lying on the floor, rigid and cold, a look of shock frozen on his face, his eyes staring blankly at the ceiling.


Extract

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets

By J.K. Rowling

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Master of chaos


Student and teachers find the slashed Fat lady

Vandalism in Gryffindor Tower


Student and teachers find the slashed Fat lady

Peeves

By J.K. Rowling


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Oh, most think he's barking, the potty wee lad,
But some are more kindly and think he's just sad,
But Peevesy knows better and says that he's mad -


Peeves
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Hospital wing brawls


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A parting gesture