The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

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HarperCollins, 1999 - Adventure stories - 285 pages
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Summary: The adventures of the well-to-do hobbit, Bilbo Baggins who lived happily in his comfortable home until a wandering wizard granted his wish.

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Review: The Hobbit (Middle-Earth Universe)

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Along with the 'Lord of the Rings' series, 'The Hobbit' is a great novel that deserves the same shelf with other famous books such as the 'Harry Potter' series, 'Da Vinci Code' and 'The Alchemist ... Read full review

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I got this book out of the library just because I'm a big fan of the LOTR movies and was interested in the backstory. I can now say that my love for this book rivals my love for Aragon (and that's ... Read full review

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About the author (1999)

J.R.R. Tolkien is best known for The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, selling 150 million copies in more than 60 languages worldwide. He died in 1973 at the age of 81.

Christopher Tolkien is the third son of J.R.R. Tolkien. Appointed by J.R.R. Tolkien to be his literary executor, he has devoted himself to the publication of his father's unpublished writings, notably The Silmarillion and The History of Middle-earth.

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