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User Review  - bleached - LibraryThing

I'm a little ashamed that it took me this long to read The Hobbit. I actually read the entire Lord of the Rings trilogy in a week during one summer in high school. Admittedly, after being obsessed ... Read full review

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User Review  - purplequeennl - LibraryThing

An old classic, but reading it again you can feel its age. Long sentences, and the perfect example of passive writing and how it can exhaust the reader. I read this to my eldest son (11yo), and he ... Read full review

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User Review  - JoanEChasse - LibraryThing

The Hobbit by J R R Tolkien is a modern fantasy book that takes place in the imaginary setting of Middle Earth. The main character, Bilbo Baggins, is a hobbit. He must leave his home to head out on a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Zaria37 - LibraryThing

Tolkien was an absolute genius. The Hobbit was well written, made you feel you were apart of the adventure. I absolutely loved this book. I'd read it again and again, it really keeps you at the edge of your seat never wanting to put the book down. Read full review

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User Review  - PattyHoward - LibraryThing

The Hobbit is such a charming, delightful novel. The language is somewhat advanced, but strong readers should fall in love with this book. I would recommend it for any student that loves fantasy-- particularly those in grades 5 and above. Read full review

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User Review  - nessa33 - LibraryThing

I loved this book! I had been meaning to read it for years and never got to it. I think what I loved most, is that it was narrated in a way that made me feel as though someone was telling me a story ... Read full review

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User Review  - karenvg3 - LibraryThing

Although at first I was not a fan of the style of writing, I eventually grew to enjoy this book. I enjoyed Bilbo and his adventures and was happy to see him safely home. Yes I am a day early finishing ... Read full review

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User Review  - librisissimo - LibraryThing

I had forgotten how chatty Tolkien's narrator was, much more suitable for children or early teens (considering the content). Read full review

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User Review  - babs605 - LibraryThing

What can I say-- one of my favorite books. I have read it multiple times. If you've only seen the movie--READ THIS!! It's much more exciting. Read full review

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User Review  - Kristinah - LibraryThing

I loved this book. I could read it over and over. I would recommend it to others! Read full review


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