The Hobbit
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HarperCollins 2009
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9780061952845
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J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy masterpiece The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this perilous quest is Bilbo Baggins, a comfort-loving unambitious hobbit, who surprises even himself by his resourcefulness and skill as a burglar. Encounters with trolls, goblins, dwarves, elves and giant spiders, conversations with the dragon, Smaug, and a rather unwilling presence at the Battle of the Five Armies are just some of the adventures that befall Bilbo. Bilbo Baggins has taken his place among the ranks of the immortals of children’s fiction. Written by Professor Tolkien for his own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when published.


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Street Date:
4/20/2009
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
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Level 6.6, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
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APA Citation (style guide)

J. R. R. Tolkien. (2009). The Hobbit. HarperCollins.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

J. R. R. Tolkien. 2009. The Hobbit. HarperCollins.

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J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit. HarperCollins, 2009.

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J. R. R. Tolkien. The Hobbit. HarperCollins, 2009.

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