This article is about the moment. For the person, see Tom Riddle.

Tom Riddle is the first moment of Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Chapter 17, The Heir of Slytherin.


A tall, black-haired boy was leaning against the nearest pillar, watching. He was strangely blurred around the edges, as though Harry was looking at him through a misted window. But there was no mistaking him.

‘Tom – Tom Riddle?’


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See also

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Cornelius Fudge
Another Attack
Dumbledore is Suspended
Follow the Spiders
Rescued from the Forest
The Chamber of Secrets
Hermione's Clue
The Entrance to The Chamber
Two Entwined Serpents
The Heir of Slytherin
Tom Riddle
The Basilisk
Harry Destroys the Diary
Dobby's Reward
Dumbledore Returns
A Free Elf
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