The Hobbit

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, 2014 - Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character) - 368 pages
Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf, and a company of 13 dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an unexpected journey 'there and back again'.

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Just What I Ordered

User Review  - hummrfan - Overstock.com

I had read this book years ago and wanted to read it again to refresh my memory before seeing the movie. The book was in excellent condition was well represented and reasonably priced. Cant ask for more than that. Read full review

The Father of Modern Fantasy

User Review  - D.A. Howard - Borders

J.R.R. Tolkien is the master and father of modern fantasy. The Hobbit keeps the reader entranced from start to finish with innovative ideas about traditional monsters and magic. A great read for all ... Read full review

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About the author (2014)

J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 30 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide

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