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by timkeeton
April 8th, 2010, 8:17 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Start with THE HOBBIT or FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING?
Replies: 85
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Re: Start with THE HOBBIT or FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING?

Wow, I sound a little obsessed with Tolkien, don't I? I'm not really, but it did really affect me as a a 12-13 year old kid. I even learned how to speak and write Elvish (Quenya and Sindarin) - I know, how big a geek am I? Oh well, enjoy it, whatever you choose. Tim Keeton Poet/Wizard/Teller-of-tales
by timkeeton
April 8th, 2010, 8:12 pm
Forum: Books
Topic: Start with THE HOBBIT or FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING?
Replies: 85
Views: 18871

Re: Start with THE HOBBIT or FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING?

I read The Hobbit in the early 70's (my older brother had it, so I knew it was "cool"). It was basically a stand alone story for me, and I could have stopped there. However (and this is the important part), I didn't. My brother also had the trilogy, FOTR, TTT, & TROTK . He also had the Silmarillion ...