J. R. R. Tolkien: The Man Who Created the Lord of the Rings

J. R. R. Tolkien: The Man Who Created the Lord of the Rings

by Michael Coren
     
 

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Michael Coren offers a thought-provoking and entertaining story of the fascinating life of J.R.R. Tolkien. Readers will learn about the author's childhood in South Africa, his youth and adulthood in Great Britain, his experience in World War 1, and his professorship at Oxford University, where Tolkien had thought he had reached the pinnacle of his career. Little

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Michael Coren offers a thought-provoking and entertaining story of the fascinating life of J.R.R. Tolkien. Readers will learn about the author's childhood in South Africa, his youth and adulthood in Great Britain, his experience in World War 1, and his professorship at Oxford University, where Tolkien had thought he had reached the pinnacle of his career. Little did he know that was just the beginning, for it was there that Tolkien began to write THE HOBBIT, the story that started it all.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780439342506
Publisher:
Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date:
12/01/2001
Pages:
144
Product dimensions:
2.92(w) x 4.14(h) x 1.02(d)
Lexile:
1010L (what's this?)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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