The Lord of the Rings

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, Aug 29, 2012 - Fantasy fiction, English - 100 pages

Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power; the means by which he intends to rule Middle-earth. All he lacks in his plans for dominion is the One Ring - the ring that rules them all - which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins.In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as the Ring is entrusted to his care. He must leave his home and make a perilous journey across the realms of Middle-earth to the Crack of Doom, deep inside the territories of the Dark Lord. There he must destroy the Ring forever and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose.Discover the incredible epic journey of Frodo in a celebratory seven-volume boxed set of fantasy classic, THE LORD OF THE RINGS.Age 12+

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The Fellowship of the Ring is the first volume in J. R. R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings Saga. I decided that even though this was my first reading of this book, that I would go with an audio version. I ... Read full review

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I enjoyed this more than The Hobbit and more as the story went on. As a fan of the movies it has taken me quite awhile to get to the first book. What surprised me was how the land is a character in the book, it has it's own spirit and will. Enjoyable. Read full review

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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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