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The Hobbit - J.R.R. Tolkien
The Hobbit
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Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf, and a company of thirteen dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an... show more
Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely travelling further than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag End. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf, and a company of thirteen dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an unexpected journey ‘there and back again’. They have a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon…
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780345253422 (0345253426)
Publisher: Ballantine Books
Pages no: 287
Edition language: English
Series: Middle-Earth Universe
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TonyTalbot
TonyTalbot rated it
4.0 4/5: The Hobbit, JRR Tolkien
Coerced into accompanying thirteen dwarves on an adventure to kill a dragon and grab some treasure, the home-loving Hobbit Bilbo Baggins eventually has the adventure of his life…Well, it’s taken me a while to get around to this one, hasn’t it? Most people read this as children, and I’m forty-six rig...
I Live in Many Worlds
I Live in Many Worlds rated it
5.0 The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
This has been a long time coming. My partner has been trying to get me to read The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings books since I met them, which is sixteen years ago, and every time I tried to read them, something always came up. Either school or family or life got in the way in some form or anothe...
Dreamer and Daydreamer
Dreamer and Daydreamer rated it
4.0 The Hobbit
The Hobbit has always been one of those books I've always thought I should read. I've been wanting to get into Tolkien's work for a long time before I caved and finally bought The Hobbit on the Kindle store. I should have gotten a paper copy. This is something I don't think about a lot or rather, I ...
Ernesto Rafael Santana's Book Blog
Ernesto Rafael Santana's Book Blog rated it
5.0 The Hobbit
Sin duda una gran obra del maestro J. R. R. Tolkien; quien tuvo esa forma de narrar única y muy creativa, que te engancha desde sus primeras páginas, creo que es una obra "obligada" para los que se quieren iniciar en este tipo de literatura (Fantasía Épica o Heroica) y contemporánea. Mejor que la pe...
Chris' Fish Place
Chris' Fish Place rated it
4.5 Ebook version
I made all the teachers laugh in the prep room. I said I had 4000 kindle books, and I couldn't find anything to read. See, I wanted to read this. Thankfully, when Jackson released the Hobbit movies, this kindle version was on sale for under $2. I figured why not. I don't usually double buy unless y...
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