This small, handsome paperback represents the first publication of Tolkien’s short-story in its own volume.
Leaf by Niggle, written ca. 1939-42, was originally published in book-form as part of the posthumous… 149 more words
Seven months after pre-ordering the book, and three days before publication, I finally have my own copy of Beren and Lúthien! 49 more words
We return to Chapter 23 of The Silmarillion with our second episode on Tuor and the Fall of Gondolin. Tuor’s star rises in the realm of Turgon, and soon he finds himself wedded to Idril Celebrindal, becoming the second Man ever to marry one of the Firstborn. 183 more words
An animated motion picture film adaptation of Tolkien’s epos, directed by Ralph Bakshi. A sequel was originally planned but never saw the light of the day, which is the reason behind the abrupt ending immediately after the victory at Helm’s Deep, as depicted in… 248 more words