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Melissa
Jan 16, 2013 Melissa rated it it was amazing
This was fabulous. I'd never read it through before and I totally understand why it is so beloved. Suspenseful and adventurous! And a very quick read since the prose is simple to follow, being originally written for kids. It's not boring for an adult though. :D I want to live in a hobbit hole!!!
Joanna
I listened to this audiobook with my five-year-old son during some long car rides. He's a Tolkien fan -- He's already heard the story told, then the book read aloud, then watched the cartoon version of the movie. He dressed up as Smaug for Halloween one year. He built a complicated Lego model of Bilbo's house. So he was familiar with the story. We enjoyed listening to this production. The narrator does a fine job with changes in cadence and voice to make the story entertaining in audio format. I ...more
Emily Green
Feb 23, 2013 Emily Green rated it liked it
Read it to read it; liked it enough to eventually read the ring books.
Delitealex
Jan 02, 2015 Delitealex marked it as to-read
Bea
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NancyHelen
Mar 29, 2014 NancyHelen rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Hrishita
Oct 09, 2014 Hrishita rated it it was amazing
Clare
Nov 15, 2013 Clare marked it as to-read
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Marianne
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Shin
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Frankie
Apr 05, 2013 Frankie rated it it was ok
Lindsay Johnson
Jun 22, 2015 Lindsay Johnson rated it it was amazing
Ruth
Jan 04, 2015 Ruth rated it it was amazing
Kimasal
Aug 06, 2012 Kimasal rated it it was amazing
Kirstie
Dec 25, 2012 Kirstie rated it liked it
Sharon
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chunwui
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Sheyla
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Jenifer
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Srikanth Madikeri
Mar 11, 2012 Srikanth Madikeri marked it as to-read
Shelves: fiction, fantasy
Marie
Nov 29, 2012 Marie rated it really liked it
Shelves: 2012
Melissa
Jan 25, 2012 Melissa marked it as considering-classics  ·  review of another edition
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