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Try to imagine J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings trilogy captured in a single two-hour movie or a slim volume you could read in 30 minutes, with the Dark Lord Sauron bellowing, "Who moved my ring?"

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The Hobbit - Wikipedia

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again is a children's fantasy novel by English author J. R. R. Tolkien.It was published on 21 September 1937 to wide critical acclaim, being nominated for the Carnegie Medal and awarded a prize from the New York Herald Tribune for best juvenile fiction.

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Editorial Reviews. J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings (The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King) -- plus the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, as told in the trilogy's classic prelude, The Hobbit-- is a genuine masterpiece.

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"One of the most freshly original and delightfully imaginative books for children that have appeared in many a long day... The Hobbit is a glorious account of a magnificent adventure, filled with suspense and seasoned with a quiet humor that is irrestible...

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UPDATE: We are pleased to announce that a number of new books have been added to the RRL. Look out for the 'NEW' symbol! * Level H The Thirty-Nine Steps John Buchan In this relentless tale of murder, intrigue and mistaken identity the reader is taken from London to the Scottish countryside and back in a whirlwind of high adventure.

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I have never read the lord of the Rings before but I have watched the movies and played the games and I loved them. However I was always confused at what was going on at times but after reading the books everything makes so much sense now.