Review: J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography by Humphrey Carpenter

Previously on An Adventure in Tolkien: Wow, I cannot accurately describe to you how much I loathe The Hobbit movies. My goal this month is to read and review both The Hobbit and Fellowship of the Ring, so in order to a) split those up and b) give myself ample time to read FOTR, we’re […]

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An Adventure in Tolkien: The Hobbit

Previously on An Adventure in Tolkien: I don’t even want to talk about the fact that the Tolkien fandom made me ship NAZGÛL. IT’S TIME, Y’ALL! I’m so excited to finally be returning to the main material, and I can’t wait to see how my experience will be changing with all the new information The […]

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Happy Birthday, JRR Tolkien!

Today is the best day. It’s John Ronald Reuel Tolkien’s birthday! I know that people usually just refer to him as the Professor, but he and I have formed a special relationship over the past year where I sigh his full name at him when he starts getting ridiculous. Confused? Same, but check out my […]

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