A house-elf who once belonged to Sirius. While Harry feels no affection for the house-elf, who passed information about Sirius to the Death Eaters and helped bring about his death, he’s careful not to abuse his power over Kreacher, showing that his character isn’t swayed by the possession of power or material wealth.
Kreacher Character Timeline in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
The timeline below shows where the character Kreacher appears in Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Chapter Three: Will and Won’t
...way to test Harry’s claim: with a flick of his wand, Dumbledore summons Sirius’s house-elf, Kreacher, who appears on the floor filthy and screeching his refusal to belong to Harry. Disgusted,... (full context)
Chapter Sixteen: A Very Frosty Christmas
Chapter Nineteen: Elf Tails
Chapter Twenty-One: The Unknowable Room
...why Draco is using it, so Harry releases the elves for now. Hermione kindly commends Kreacher on his work, but he calls her a Mudblood before disappearing. Hermione wonders why Draco... (full context)