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Review: The Hobbit

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

Now a major motion picture, The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug continues the adventure of Bilbo Baggins. Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an adventure. They have launched a ... Read full review

Review: The Hobbit

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien Publication Date: July 12, 1986 Genres: Fantasy Mass Market Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: Ballantine Books ISBN10: 0345339681 ISBN13: 9780345339683 Recommend Twitter Email Print ShareThis Comment JRR Tolkien Biography Bibliography Birthday: January 3, 1892 Find a Book View all | By Author | By Genre | By Date More to Read Armageddon's Children by by Terry Brooks ... Read full review

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User Review  - RobertDay - www.librarything.com

The story (and history) of this book is well-known; it drew heavily on the author's academic research, his wartime experiences and spawned a far more serious trilogy of blockbuster fantasy novels that ... Read full review

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User Review  - buffalogr - www.librarything.com

Not my kinda book....I have to keep writing so that the review will stick in the mind of the computer that makes such decisions. Made a pretty good movie. Read full review

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User Review  - AlexandraSeaha - www.librarything.com

Well it was what everyone told me it would be. Not Lord of the Rings, but something else that's just ok. When I think about this book as a separate entity to the Lord of the Rings series, it's still a ... Read full review

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User Review  - BloodPriestess - www.librarything.com

This was a small paperback I read for English class during one of my years of high school. Quite good despite the very disappointing movie that was made of it. Read full review

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User Review  - mcelhra - www.librarything.com

My 8th grade son loves all things Tolkien. He’s been after me to read the Lord of the Rings triolgy forever even though I’ve told him multiple times that I don’t care for fantasy. Plus, I’ve seen all ... Read full review

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User Review  - FredaCochran - www.librarything.com

This book was my first fantasy book I read in high school. It was because of this book I now love the fantasy world in books. Love the characters, it was a really good book. Read full review

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User Review  - Brightman - www.librarything.com

Decent illustration, quality binding, Read full review

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User Review  - FredaCochran - www.librarything.com

My first ever fantasy book read. It's what got me started. Love it Read full review

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