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Tolkien and C. S. Lewis: The Gift of a Friendship
4.08
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Jan 05, 2011
 
The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
4.16
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Apr 02, 2011
 
Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth
3.88
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Apr 02, 2011
 
The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings, #3)
4.48
Pure escapism & absolutely heartbreaking.
Dec 23, 2010
Nov 06, 2010
 
The Hobbit
4.20
I can only say that I'm quite in love with this book. And that I wish that I'd read it sooner.
Nov 13, 2010
Nov 11, 2010
 
The Lord Of The Rings Trilogy - Photo Guide
3.91
The story as told in this book is a little.. off, but it's quite a beautiful book with loads of pictures and that makes it worth the read.
Dec 20, 2010
Nov 19, 2010
 
The Lord of the Rings: Weapons and Warfare
4.46
I must admit I didn't read this book very closely, but it's a great overview of Middle Earth, its war and their main players. It really reads as a chr ...more
Nov 12, 2012
Sep 03, 2011
 
Tales from the Perilous Realm
4.05
Four short stories, and I loved all of them! Farmer Giles Of Ham made me laugh out loud several times, I appreciated The Adventures Of Tom Bombadil be ...more
Mar 27, 2011
Dec 28, 2010
 
Roverandom
3.84
This is the delightful story of a dog who is turned into a toy by a wizard, and has many adventures to get his original form back. Originally written ...more
Jan 05, 2011
Dec 28, 2010
 
The Two Towers (The Lord of the Rings, #2)
4.39
I guess it's saying something that, even though I like the second book a whole lot less than the first, it still gets 5 stars. I just love the whole b ...more
Dec 08, 2010
Nov 06, 2010
 
The Silmarillion
3.80
The Silmarillion reads as a history book, and it's really just that, the history of Middle Earth before The Hobbit and the Lord Of The Rings take plac ...more
Sep 09, 2011
Jan 05, 2011
 
The Legend of Sigurd & Gudrún
3.83
Oh, this book. The rating for this book is relatively high, due to a personal interest in the story of the Nibelungs, in any other case I would have g ...more
Jan 06, 2012
Sep 03, 2011
 
The Fellowship of the Ring (The Lord of the Rings, #1)
4.30
After all these years of severely disliking Lord Of The Rings I got myself to read the book. I'm a little sad I didn't get to do so earlier, since it ...more
Nov 05, 2010
Oct 24, 2010
 
The Children of Húrin (Middle-Earth Universe)
3.88
They weren't lying when they called this the darkest of Tolkien's tales, for dark it is - it's misery from beginning to end, and you learn very quickl ...more
Jan 08, 2011
Dec 28, 2010
 
The Lord of the Rings: The Making of the Movie Trilogy
4.42
A book which provides a lot of background information for the making of the Lord Of The Rings, mostly the work done by the WETA workshop. It's wonderf ...more
Dec 27, 2010
Nov 19, 2010
 
The Lord of the Rings: The Art of The Two Towers
4.54
Fabulous fast read, though this is not a book to be read in the most literal sense. This book is filled with over 500 concept sketches for the Lord Of ...more
Sep 09, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
The Lord of the Rings: The Art of The Return of the King
4.51
This is the review I wrote for the Art Of The Two Towers, but it still very much applies. My favourite parts in this book were Gondor, the Mûmakil, Éo ...more
Sep 29, 2011
Sep 03, 2011
 
Sir Gawain And The Green Knight, Pearl, And Sir Orfeo
3.97
In this book we can find Tolkien's translations for 3 older poems: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl and Sir Orfeo.

Storywise, my favourite of the
...more
Jan 19, 2011
Jan 15, 2011
 
Letters from Father Christmas
4.19
Everything about this book is perfect. The letters are lovely, the drawings are beautiful, all the fonts are wonderful and so fitting for the characte ...more
Dec 16, 2011
Apr 02, 2011
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