J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit

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Re: J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit

Post by darkandstormyknight » 25 Jul 2014, 15:06

I read this back in middle school, and I loved it! My sister is now obsessed with it as well. It's a great story, makes me want to run away and live as a hobbit honestly. And I think splitting the movies into three is nonsense, get it together people. And then they changed so much of it, ugh hate it when they do that.

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Post by Mailis » 18 Feb 2018, 16:20

The Hobbit is a classic that will be forever loved by me. And my kids. And their kids. Hopefully. :)

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Post by Tbunde5 » 14 May 2018, 20:16

DavidB52 wrote:
21 Aug 2011, 17:46
I thought it was very good.
And I read the "Lord of the Rings", and "The Silmarillion".
If you find that you are into J. R. R. Tolkien's world, "The Silmarillion" is a prequel, giving a lot of background of Middle Earth (but I found it a drier read than the other books).
The Hobbit is a great read, and I have all but memorized LOR. But I agree that The Silmarillion is tough to slog through. If you do read it, note the similarities between the creation of Middle Earth and that of Narnia.

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