Reader and Educator Guide to
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Reader and Educator Guide to "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings"


  • Author: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2012-08-28
  • Genre: Epic
  • File Size: 1220909 Bytes


The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings are some of the most widely read and beloved books of the twentieth century.The Reader and Educator Guide to "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings" is an enlightening and thorough, exclusively digital companion to these masterpieces of fantastical literature. Readers will get the chance to look deeper into the events and lives of the characters from these epic tales. What motivates these hobbits and men? What makes the elves tick and the dwarves sing? Educators will be guided with lesson plans that will challenge their students and give them a better understanding of why these books are so important, even over half-a-century later. The Reader and Educator Guide to "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings" will sh...

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: The Life and Legacy of the Author and His Books

J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings: The Life and Legacy of the Author and His Books


  • Author: Charles River Editors
  • Release Date : 2013-07-18
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 4669272 Bytes


*Includes a biography of Tolkien that explains which real-life experiences inspired his most famous stories and characters. *Includes pictures of Tolkien and important people and places in his life.  *Includes characters spotlights on the books' main characters, including Bilbo, Frodo, Gandalf, Aragorn and other important characters.  *Explains the origins of Middle Earth, its creatures, and its magic.  *Comprehensively covers the plot and themes of each book. *Includes a Table of Contents. “Nothing has astonished me more (and I think my publishers) than the welcome given to The Lord of the Rings. But it is, of course, a constant source of consolation and pleasure to me. And, I may say, a piece of singular good fortune, much envied b...

The Fellowship of the Ring
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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 ...

The Fellowship of the Ring
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The Fellowship of the Ring


  • Author : J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 2012-02-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780547952017


The Fellowship of the Ring Book Description :

The first volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-earth, it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell into the hands of Bilbo Baggins, as told in The Hobbit. 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 journ...

The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings
Score: 4
From 26 Ratings

The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings


  • Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2014-11-20
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0008112835


The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings Book Description :

Immerse yourself in Middle-earth with Tolkien s classic masterpieces behind the films, telling the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits epic encounters with Gandalf, Gollum, dragons and monsters, in the quest to destroy the One Ring. When they were first published, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings became instant classics. Treasured by readers young and old, these works of sweeping fantasy, steeped in unrivalled magic and otherworldliness have sold more than 150 million copies around the world. This new boxed gift set, published to celebrate the release of the first of Peter Jackson s three-part film adaptation of JRR Tolkien s The Hobbit, THE HOBBIT: AN UNEXPECTED JOURNEY, contains both titles and features cover images from both films....

The Hobbit

The Hobbit


  • Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Fantasy fiction, English
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0007522932


The Hobbit Book Description :

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Middle earth Envisioned

Middle earth Envisioned


  • Author : Brian J. Robb
  • Publisher : Race Point Pub
  • Release Date : 2013-10-23
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781937994273


Middle earth Envisioned Book Description :

Examines artistic interpretations of Tolkien's fantasy world, including movie stills, theatrical performances, games, and comic books, and features the lost art of Mary Fairburn, whose paintings were favored by Tolkien himself....

The Complete Guide to Middle earth
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The Complete Guide to Middle earth


  • Author : Robert Foster
  • Publisher : Del Rey Books
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780345449764


The Complete Guide to Middle earth Book Description :

Lists every character, event, and place in all of Tolkien's books set in Middle-Earth, incorporating detailed references to "The Silmarillion," which the author considered his most important work....

An Encyclopedia of Tolkien

An Encyclopedia of Tolkien


  • Author : David Day
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-10-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781645170105


An Encyclopedia of Tolkien Book Description :

A comprehensive, illustrated guide to the history, lands, and inhabitants of Middle-earth. The fantasy world of J. R. R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth contains a rich assortment of people, cities, and creatures—as well as a deep, intertwined history that spans thousands of years. In this beautifully illustrated volume, best-selling author and Tolkien scholar David Day presents four decades of research and writing on the lands and inhabitants Middle-earth. Sections of this A-to-Z dictionary are devoted to discussion of the battles, history, beasts, and heroes of Tolkien’s stories. This comprehensive volume on Tolkien’s world also includes an appendix of three primary legends that served as sources for Tolkien’s creations—the Volsunga saga, the Ni...

The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings Boxed Set

The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings Boxed Set


  • Author : J.r.r. Tolkien
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-04-30
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0008387753


The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings Boxed Set Book Description :

Immerse yourself in Middle-earth with Tolkien's classic masterpiece, telling the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits' epic encounters with Gandalf, Gollum, dragons and monsters, in the quest to destroy the One Ring. When they were first published, The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings became instant classics. Treasured by readers young and old, these works of sweeping fantasy, steeped in unrivalled magic and otherworldliness have sold more than 150 million copies around the world. This new boxed set offers readers a new opportunity to discover Tolkien's remarkable world of Middle-earth and to follow the complete story of Bilbo Baggins and the Hobbits' part in the epic quest for the Ring - beginning with Bilbo's fateful visit from Gandalf a...