The Hobbit
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Published:
BBC Audio 2013
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OverDrive Listen, OverDrive MP3 Audiobook
Edition:
Abridged
ISBN:
9781471358388
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
1000L
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Available from OverDrive
Description

The BBC TV soundtrack of the acclaimed Jackanory multi-voice reading of The Hobbit. Broadcast to mark the 3000th programme of the much-loved children's series Jackanory, The Hobbit was transmitted over two weeks and 10 episodes in 1979. It told the gripping story of Bilbo Baggins and his band of dwarves, who are on a quest for the treasure guarded by the fearsome dragon Smaug. As he leaves his cosy hobbit-hole and travels into the wild, Bilbo's adventures begin. On his journey, he will encounter trolls, goblins, elves and giant spiders - as well as a mysterious and magical ring and a strange, sinister creature named Gollum Read by Bernard Cribbins, Jan Francis, Maurice Denham and David Wood, this rare audio soundtrack is sure to offer a treat for all fans of J. R. R. Tolkien.

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Street Date:
10/01/2013
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.6, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
1000
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APA Citation (style guide)

J. R. R. Tolkien. (2013). The Hobbit. Abridged BBC Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

J. R. R. Tolkien. 2013. The Hobbit. BBC Audio.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

J. R. R. Tolkien, The Hobbit. BBC Audio, 2013.

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J. R. R. Tolkien. The Hobbit. Abridged BBC Audio, 2013.

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