J.R.R. Tolkien

Discussion, recommendations, and all-over appreciation for Britain's own myth maker, Professor J.R.R. Tolkien.
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The Fall of Gondolin
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Start date
September 16, 2018
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December 16, 2018
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Group Reads
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+ Group Reads
* Group Read April - June 2017: The Lord of the Rings
By Anne · 49 posts · 96 views
last updated Aug 16, 2017 04:48PM
Group Read January-March 2015: The Silmarillion
By Anne · 6 posts · 86 views
last updated Dec 16, 2017 02:54PM
Group Read June-August 2017: Beren and Lúthien
By Michael · 11 posts · 79 views
last updated Oct 17, 2017 02:13PM
Group Reads November 2016-March 2017: The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun
By Michael · 3 posts · 38 views
last updated Nov 10, 2016 02:25PM
Group Read October-December 2015: The Story of Kullervo
By Michael · 21 posts · 65 views
last updated Oct 07, 2016 12:57PM
Group Read April-June 2016: The Fionavar Tapestry
By Anne · 10 posts · 65 views
last updated Jul 25, 2016 10:27AM
Group Read July-September 2016: A Secret Vice
By Michael · 22 posts · 46 views
last updated Jul 23, 2016 08:20PM
January-March 2016 Group Read: The Lays of Beleriand
By Anne · 5 posts · 64 views
last updated Apr 17, 2016 02:52AM
Group Reads October-December 2015: The Book of Lost Tales, Part One
By Anne · 6 posts · 57 views
last updated Dec 30, 2015 06:13PM
Showing 10 of 24 topics — 1,372 comments total
+ Members' Area
* Just Joined? Introduce Yourself Here
By Angela · 723 posts · 1063 views
last updated Aug 31, 2018 02:25PM
What books have you read, by J.R.R. Tolkien?
By Elizabeth · 180 posts · 449 views
last updated Nov 12, 2018 09:22AM
2018 Reading Challenge
By Michael · 37 posts · 69 views
last updated Nov 07, 2018 09:17AM
Anyone else naming pets/children after LOTR?
By Laurel · 91 posts · 1174 views
last updated Mar 15, 2018 03:50PM
Trading?
By Andy · 1 post · 19 views
last updated Nov 07, 2017 08:40AM
We're reading The Hobbit beginning September 1st!
By Heidi · 10 posts · 33 views
last updated Sep 06, 2017 11:50AM
New challenge?
By deleted member · 13 posts · 79 views
last updated Mar 14, 2017 11:02AM
Tolkien/ME related tattoo?
By Jarl Erik · 60 posts · 415 views
last updated Jul 23, 2016 08:35PM
2016 Reading Challenge
By Michael · 1 post · 42 views
last updated Apr 08, 2016 06:23AM
Poems
By Lauren · 3 posts · 52 views
last updated Aug 03, 2015 05:00AM
Showing 10 of 18 topics — 488 comments total
+ The Hobbit
Thoughts on Tauriel?
By Olleh · 37 posts · 349 views
last updated Aug 26, 2018 03:03AM
1 Lithe: The moon-letters and the moon's broad crescent
By Codex · 6 posts · 30 views
last updated Mar 03, 2018 07:20AM
Hobbit Editions (help please) :)
By Rachael · 6 posts · 44 views
last updated Feb 15, 2018 12:03PM
The Hobbit audiobook
By Tracey · 2 posts · 16 views
last updated Nov 16, 2017 08:36AM
Day-by-day timetable
By Codex · 1 post · 17 views
last updated Jun 27, 2017 08:40AM
Commentary on the Hobbit
By Timothy · 30 posts · 78 views
last updated Apr 26, 2017 10:37AM
The Hobbit: Should I read it before LoTR?
By Nelle · 51 posts · 6864 views
last updated Jul 16, 2016 03:01PM
Tolkien's "The Hobbit" as Mythology?
By Alicia · 15 posts · 207 views
last updated Jun 01, 2016 11:02AM
Battle of the Five Armies
By Alexandrina · 36 posts · 109 views
last updated Dec 28, 2015 08:35PM
The Hobbit - First Time Reader Here
By Joe · 11 posts · 56 views
last updated Aug 03, 2015 04:54AM
New to the Books
By McKenna · 11 posts · 41 views
last updated Jun 04, 2018 09:19PM
Tolkien and Middle-earth at Easter
By Michael · 3 posts · 14 views
last updated Apr 01, 2018 07:57PM
Frodo & Sam - Relationship
By deleted member · 18 posts · 99 views
last updated Dec 20, 2017 03:23PM
How many times have you read the Lord of the Rings?
By Madeleine · 37 posts · 223 views
last updated Dec 16, 2017 12:44PM
Amazon Studios buys the rights ... to LotR ...?!
By Tracey · 18 posts · 44 views
last updated Nov 15, 2017 03:39PM
Ruined by the Films?
By Andy · 92 posts · 446 views
last updated Nov 08, 2017 06:02AM
Trees: Tolkien was right
By Tracey · 2 posts · 27 views
last updated Aug 29, 2017 08:09AM
Describe The Lord of the Rings in one sentence
By Hussain · 19 posts · 203 views
last updated Jun 22, 2017 05:56AM
This topic has been closed to new comments. Looking for Reading Buddies!
By Annette · 30 posts · 57 views
last updated Mar 25, 2017 02:13AM
Could need some help for my future bachelor thesis :)
By deleted member · 4 posts · 39 views
last updated Jan 14, 2017 07:24PM
Showing 4 of 3 topics — 156 comments total
+ The Silmarillion
Question ~ please help!! Gandalf and the Maiar
By lily · 16 posts · 78 views
last updated Jan 06, 2017 10:23AM
Question
By Dominika · 7 posts · 68 views
last updated Mar 23, 2016 06:23PM
How complete is Silmarillion?
By Sargis · 7 posts · 112 views
last updated Jul 27, 2015 02:01PM
Tolkien Group Read March-May 2012: The Silmarillion
By Michael · 126 posts · 206 views
last updated Aug 16, 2012 12:55PM
The Children of Húrin
By Jenna · 48 posts · 372 views
last updated Jul 19, 2016 09:25AM
Tolkien Group Read September-November 2012: The Children of Húrin
By Michael · 36 posts · 147 views
last updated Nov 11, 2012 03:41AM
The Fall of Gondolin
By Michael · 68 posts · 262 views
last updated Aug 31, 2018 10:47AM
Publication of 'Beren and Lúthien' Announced
By Michael · 17 posts · 87 views
last updated Jun 04, 2017 02:17AM
Unfinished Tales
By Meirav · 17 posts · 153 views
last updated Sep 23, 2015 01:23PM
Novelizing 'tales of the elder days'
By Mountainman91 · 29 posts · 131 views
last updated Aug 01, 2014 09:31AM
O beautiful words!
By Pallavi Gambh… · 4 posts · 41 views
last updated Jan 15, 2014 11:21PM
Morgoth and Sauron
By Aldean · 33 posts · 223 views
last updated Jan 11, 2014 01:57PM
Tales of the Elder Days
By Peter · 11 posts · 119 views
last updated Oct 08, 2008 09:28AM
The Lay of Leithian
By Joe · 2 posts · 53 views
last updated Sep 21, 2007 12:19PM
Any good books on Elvish?
By Lisa · 7 posts · 30 views
last updated Nov 21, 2017 02:22AM
Our names in Elvish
By Andreea · 31 posts · 854 views
last updated Jun 23, 2017 02:48PM
Middle-Earth History, zoology, etc.
By Ian · 1 post · 13 views
last updated Jun 23, 2017 12:38PM
A Middle-earth Zoology Quiz
By Michael · 31 posts · 172 views
last updated Jun 07, 2017 07:41AM
Most heroic character in Middle Earth?
By Steve · 44 posts · 134 views
last updated Jun 07, 2017 05:31AM
What other novel do you wish Tolkien had written?
By Terence · 42 posts · 191 views
last updated Aug 03, 2016 11:46PM
Tolkien's Languages of Middle Earth
By L.M. · 31 posts · 153 views
last updated Jul 08, 2016 09:01AM
Tolkien Joke
By Michael · 33 posts · 359 views
last updated Mar 03, 2016 04:59PM
reading Tolkien - in which order?
By Norbert · 24 posts · 1782 views
last updated Oct 21, 2015 06:52PM
The Languages of Middle-earth
By Andreea · 20 posts · 288 views
last updated Oct 15, 2015 10:56AM
Roverandom
By Christa - Ron… · 4 posts · 81 views
last updated Dec 28, 2015 08:56PM
Tolkien Group Read September-November 2012: Smith of Wootton Major
By Michael · 14 posts · 80 views
last updated Nov 26, 2012 07:36AM
Showing 3 of 3 topics — 33 comments total
+ Children's Books
Group Read for December 2012: Letters from Father Christmas
By Michael · 13 posts · 98 views
last updated Aug 03, 2016 11:38AM
Roverandom
By Kirsten · 6 posts · 61 views
last updated Feb 26, 2016 06:39PM
Group Read for April-July 2013: Roverandom
By Michael · 6 posts · 38 views
last updated Apr 26, 2013 01:37AM
New Tolkien Book: The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun
By Michael · 2 posts · 24 views
last updated Jul 14, 2016 12:45PM
Tolkien's translation of Beowulf due for release in May.
By Neil · 22 posts · 128 views
last updated Mar 11, 2016 03:35AM
Help me understand Fairies essay please
By deleted member · 9 posts · 74 views
last updated Oct 21, 2015 02:26PM
Tokien's Kalevala to be published soon...
By Richard · 3 posts · 25 views
last updated Aug 16, 2015 12:59PM
Tolkien's The Story of Kullervo due for release in August.
By Neil · 4 posts · 77 views
last updated Jun 27, 2015 05:07AM
New book 'The Art Of The Lord Of The Rings' released in October 2015
By Paul · 2 posts · 32 views
last updated May 06, 2015 02:34PM
The Art of the Hobbit
By Michael · 10 posts · 70 views
last updated Aug 19, 2012 02:41PM
Showing 3 of 3 topics — 26 comments total
+ Tolkien the Poet
Tolkien Poem with origin of Middle-earth ties
By Stefan · 2 posts · 19 views
last updated Sep 27, 2014 09:33AM
Group Read for April-July 2013: The Legend of Sigurd & Gudrún
By Michael · 10 posts · 81 views
last updated May 17, 2013 09:53PM
A New Tolkien Book Looms on the Horizon
By Michael · 12 posts · 92 views
last updated Apr 13, 2013 11:16AM
Tolkien & Edith
By Amalie · 13 posts · 149 views
last updated Apr 05, 2018 07:33PM
Tolkien Biopic in the Offing?
By Michael · 15 posts · 29 views
last updated Oct 20, 2017 12:09PM
A New Biography: Fair or Foul?
By Michael · 5 posts · 21 views
last updated Jul 11, 2016 11:31AM
The cursed Roman ring that may have inspired Tolkien goes on show
By Jack · 3 posts · 38 views
last updated Apr 04, 2013 05:06PM
Professor Tolkien
By Pallavi Gambh… · 20 posts · 93 views
last updated Apr 04, 2013 11:46AM
Tolkien's Grandson
By Terence · 42 posts · 142 views
last updated Sep 07, 2012 03:43AM
What's with the critics?
By Joshua · 17 posts · 47 views
last updated May 02, 2018 08:11AM
Tolkien scholars
By Gwyndyllyn · 15 posts · 155 views
last updated Feb 23, 2018 10:50AM
Tolkien's prose: What makes it so vigorous
By Mark · 1 post · 17 views
last updated Sep 03, 2017 07:58AM
King Arthur and the Inklings
By Michael · 2 posts · 15 views
last updated May 29, 2017 07:57PM
Christopher Tolkien awarded the Bodley Medal
By Michael · 2 posts · 21 views
last updated Nov 03, 2016 12:14PM
Tolkien's Catholic Imagination
By Aldean · 29 posts · 175 views
last updated Jul 07, 2016 10:40AM
New Tolkien Scholar's book coming!
By Anne · 5 posts · 43 views
last updated Apr 07, 2016 09:24AM
The Purpose of Fantasy
By Philip · 3 posts · 38 views
last updated Dec 11, 2014 04:22AM
Tolkien's mytholgy in modern fantasy culture
By Taylor · 9 posts · 86 views
last updated May 13, 2014 04:41AM
Tolkien in the Ukraine
By Longhare · 1 post · 33 views
last updated Feb 28, 2014 11:19AM
Amazon's Lord of the Rings TV adaptation
By Aaron · 14 posts · 55 views
last updated May 18, 2018 10:40AM
The Battle for Middle-Earth
By Aaron · 1 post · 11 views
last updated Mar 21, 2018 07:08AM
MERP (Middle Earth d100 Tabletop RPG)
By Aaron · 6 posts · 8 views
last updated Mar 05, 2018 08:47PM
"The Movie Date That Solidified J.R.R. Tolkien’s Dislike of Walt Disney"
By Michael · 2 posts · 32 views
last updated Apr 27, 2017 09:53PM
A Tolkien Biopic is in the Works
By Michael · 5 posts · 28 views
last updated Nov 14, 2016 12:21PM
Asking Christopher Tolkien to sell the rights for The Silmarillion movie.
By Ginny · 44 posts · 141 views
last updated Jul 30, 2016 05:29PM
Theatrical Adaptation of "Leaf by Niggle"
By Michael · 1 post · 15 views
last updated Jul 10, 2016 08:03AM
The Hobbit - The Desolation of Smaug Poster
By Stefan · 5 posts · 78 views
last updated Jan 04, 2016 06:05PM
Hilarious fan movie
By deleted member · 2 posts · 23 views
last updated Oct 06, 2015 12:33PM
Tolkien Audio
By Paul · 14 posts · 74 views
last updated Sep 21, 2015 05:07PM
Showing 2 of 2 topics — 47 comments total
+ Other Artists
Artists and illustrators
By Andy · 32 posts · 149 views
last updated Dec 28, 2015 09:01PM
Vote For Aragorn
By Ya'aqov · 7 posts · 96 views
last updated Sep 29, 2012 09:43AM
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+ Other Authors
* Group Members' Writing
By Michael · 60 posts · 218 views
last updated Nov 12, 2016 05:20PM
What if ________ wrote "The Lord of the Rings"?
By Pallavi Gambh… · 103 posts · 345 views
last updated Apr 02, 2018 05:20AM
FREE 25-29 MARCH 2018 PATH OF A NOVICE
By R.K. · 1 post · 9 views
last updated Mar 24, 2018 12:46AM
Can any compare?
By deleted member · 12 posts · 151 views
last updated Nov 07, 2017 11:13AM
Angel War: Goodreads Giveaway
By Philip · 5 posts · 20 views
last updated Feb 21, 2017 04:06PM
New YA fantasy novel -- FREE
By Pete · 1 post · 17 views
last updated Feb 15, 2017 12:51PM
FREE download
By Leonard · 1 post · 33 views
last updated Dec 04, 2016 06:32PM
On Our Website for Independent Creativity
By Fari · 2 posts · 42 views
last updated Sep 10, 2015 01:44PM
Other Fantasy Authors?
By Dorothy · 39 posts · 285 views
last updated Aug 31, 2015 07:32AM
Poetry Books Inspired by Middle-earth
By Anne · 1 post · 8 views
last updated Aug 03, 2015 07:51PM
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In which of the Ages of J.R.R. Tolkien's world would you like to live?

First Age (Age of Eldar and Morgoth)
 
  6 votes, 40.0%

Third Age (War of the Rings)
 
  5 votes, 33.3%

Second Age (Age of Sauron)
 
  2 votes, 13.3%

Fourth Age (Age of Men)
 
  2 votes, 13.3%

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