The Dark Tower IV-1/2
Score: 4.5
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The Dark Tower IV-1/2


  • Author: Stephen King
  • Release Date : 2012-04-24
  • Genre: Epic
  • File Size: 10702030 Bytes


Soon to be a major motion picture starring Matthew McConaughey and Idris ElbaIn The Wind Through the Keyhole, Stephen King returns to the rich landscape of Mid-World, the spectacular territory of the Dark Tower fantasy saga that stands as his most beguiling achievement.Roland Deschain and his ka-tet—Jake, Susannah, Eddie, and Oy, the billy-bumbler—encounter a ferocious storm just after crossing the River Whye on their way to the Outer Baronies. As they shelter from the howling gale, Roland tells his friends not just one strange story but two...and in so doing, casts new light on his own troubled past. In his early days as a gunslinger, in the guilt-ridden year following his mother’s death, Roland is sent by his father to investigate evidence of...

Chess
Score: 4.5
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Chess


  • Author: Stefan Zweig
  • Release Date : 2011-02-15
  • Genre: Classics
  • File Size: 1918721 Bytes


'... a human being, an intellectual human being who constantly bends the entire force of his mind on the ridiculous task of forcing a wooden king into the corner of a wooden board, and does it without going mad!'A group of passengers on a cruise ship challenge the world chess champion to a match. At first, they crumble, until they are helped by whispered advice from a stranger in the crowd - a man who will risk everything to win. Stefan Zweig's acclaimed novella Chess is a disturbing, intensely dramatic depiction of obsession and the price of genius....

The Hobbit  An Unexpected Journey Chronicles II  Creatures   Characters

The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey Chronicles II Creatures Characters


  • Author : Weta
  • Publisher : Harper Design
  • Release Date : 2013-04-09
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0062265687


The Hobbit An Unexpected Journey Chronicles II Creatures Characters Book Description :

The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Chronicles II: Creatures and Characters explores the amazing cast of heroes, villains, beasts, and beings that populate Middleearth in the fi rst chapter of Peter Jackson's fi lm adaptations of JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit. Richly illustrated with behind-the-scenes photographs, digital renders, and fi lm stills, this comprehensive book goes species by species and character by character through the fi lm's huge ensemble cast and bustling menagerie of creatures, both physical and digital, and shows how each came to be realized for the fi lm. First-hand accounts from the actors, makeup artists, digital effects specialists, dialect coaches, prosthetics technicians, movement coaches, and many other crew members describe the p...

Teen Wolf  TV  Romancing Stone Breaking Bad Hobbit 2 Dude Car  Ridgemont Hi Married Axe Murderer

Teen Wolf TV Romancing Stone Breaking Bad Hobbit 2 Dude Car Ridgemont Hi Married Axe Murderer


  • Author : Jim Fenn
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 2014-04-20
  • Genre: Humor
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781312121171


Teen Wolf TV Romancing Stone Breaking Bad Hobbit 2 Dude Car Ridgemont Hi Married Axe Murderer Book Description :

Join the hilarious adventures of werewolf Snout and his buddy Stools of Keen Wolf; June Welder and her man, Mondo Dismo; Mr. Bad himself, Professor White "Highs In Burg" Water and his pals Pinkeye, Hulk, Skier, Klepto, and Mook, the P. I.; the great whizzer, Mooncalf and friends Bingo Bagging and Thrown Overboard, son of Threw, the Elvers, and Smug, the Dragon; Charlize McCarthy and Harry and sister, Fruit Loops of 'So I Married an Axe Murderer.' And many more....

The Hobbit  The Desolation of Smaug Official Movie Guide

The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug Official Movie Guide


  • Author : Brian Sibley
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2013-11-26
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780547899367


The Hobbit The Desolation of Smaug Official Movie Guide Book Description :

Journey deeper into the magical world of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, through exclusive interviews with director Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, Orlando Bloom and principal filmmakers and new cast members, including Stephen Fry as the Master of Lake-town, Evangeline Lilly, who plays Tauriel the Elf, and Benedict Cumberbatch, who reveals film-making secrets about playing the dragon, Smaug. Richly illustrated with a treasure trove of behind-the-scenes photos of the actors, creatures and costumes, and numerous special effects scenes, this essential guide is an indispensable companion to the second film in the award-winning trilogy....

The Riddles of The Hobbit

The Riddles of The Hobbit


  • Author : Adam Roberts
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2013-11
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781137373649


The Riddles of The Hobbit Book Description :

This book situates The Hobbit and the rest of Tolkien's writing in the context of Old English riddling culture and more modern day examples, setting out to solve the novel's riddles in original ways....

The Hobbit and Philosophy
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Hobbit and Philosophy


  • Author : Gregory Bassham
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2012-10-02
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780470405147


The Hobbit and Philosophy Book Description :

Contains over fifteen essays that discuss philosophical topics in J.R.R. Tolkien's "The Hobbit" providing new insights into the characters and plot....

Finding God in the Hobbit
Score: 4.5
From 13 Ratings

Finding God in the Hobbit


  • Author : Jim Ware
  • Publisher : Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1414305966


Finding God in the Hobbit Book Description :

Indulges readers with an exploration of the spiritual significance of J.R.R. Tolkien's famous children's classic....

The Hobbit
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Hobbit


  • Author : J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Publisher : HarperCollins UK
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Genre: Baggins, Bilbo (Fictitious character)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780007270613


The Hobbit Book Description :

Bilbo Baggins enjoys a quiet and contented life, with no desire to travel far from the comforts of home; then one day the wizard Gandalf and a band of dwarves arrive unexpectedly and enlist his services - as a burglar - on a dangerous expedition to raid the treasure-hoard of Smaug the dragon. Bilbo's life is never to be the same again.The Hobbit became an instant success when it was first published in 1937, and more than 60 years later Tolkien's epic tale of elves, dwarves, trolls, goblins, myth, magic and adventure, with its reluctant hero Bilbo Baggins, has lost none of its appeal.Bilbo Baggins has taken his place among the ranks of the immortals of children's fiction. Written by Professor Tolkien for his own children, The Hobbit met with instant c...

The Hobbit and Tolkien  s Mythology

The Hobbit and Tolkien s Mythology


  • Author : Bradford Lee Eden
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2014-10-13
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780786479603


The Hobbit and Tolkien s Mythology Book Description :

At the 2013 "Celebrating The Hobbit" conference at Valparaiso University--marking the 75th anniversary of the book's publication and the first installment of Peter Jackson's Hobbit movies--two plenary papers were presented: "Anchoring the Myth: The Impact of The Hobbit on Tolkien's Legendarium" by John D. Rateliff provided numerous examples of The Hobbit's influence on Tolkien's legendarium; and "Tolkien's French Connections" by Verlyn Flieger discussed French influences on the development of Bilbo Baggins and his adventures. In discussions with the plenary speakers and other presenters, it became apparent that a book focusing on how The Hobbit influenced the subsequent development of Tolkien's legendarium was sorely needed. This collection of 15 pre...

J  R  R  Tolkien s the Hobbit
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

J R R Tolkien s the Hobbit


  • Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Publisher : Dramatic Publishing
  • Release Date : 1967
  • Genre: Dramatization
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0871294273


J R R Tolkien s the Hobbit Book Description :

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The Fellowship of the Ring
Score: 4
From 2,401 Ratings

The Fellowship of the Ring


  • Author : J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2014-12-16
  • Genre: Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0008108293


The Fellowship of the Ring Book Description :

Large print hardback edition of the first volume of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure, The Lord of the Rings, complete with fold-out map. 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 his elderly cousin Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care. Frodo must leave his home and make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ring and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose. Now available in large print ...