Books by: J.R.R. Tolkien


The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,029,905 voters
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it t...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,713,748 voters
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkeness bind them

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-s...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
468,463 voters
The Fellowship was scattered. Some were bracing hopelessly for war against the ancient evil of Sauron. Some were contending with the treachery of the wizard Saruman. Only Frodo and...
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien
452,538 voters
The Companions of the Ring have become involved in separate adventures as the quest continues. Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of the West, joined with th...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
380,277 voters
A fantastic starter set for new Tolkien fans or readers interested in rediscovering the magic of Middle-earth, this three-volume box set features paperback editions of the complete...
The Hobbit: Graphic Novel

The Hobbit: Graphic Novel

by Chuck DixonDavid WenzelSean DemingJ.R.R. Tolkien
155,521 voters
First published over 50 years ago, J.R.R. Tolkien's 'The Hobbit' has become one of the best-loved books of all time. Now Tolkien's fantasy classic has been adapted into a fully pai...
The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion

by Ted NasmithChristopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
131,008 voters
The story of the creation of the world and of the First Age, this is the ancient drama to which the characters in The Lord of the Rings look back and in whose events some of them, ...
J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings

J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
89,501 voters
This four volume, deluxe paperback boxed set contains J.R.R. Tolkien's epic masterworks The Hobbit and the three volumes of The Lord Of The Rings (The Fellowship O...
The Children of Húrin

The Children of Húrin

by Christopher TolkienAlan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
38,378 voters
The Children of Húrin is the first complete book by J.R.R.Tolkien since the 1977 publication of The Silmarillion. Six thousand years before the One Ring is destroyed, Middle-earth ...
Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth

Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-Earth

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
17,983 voters
Unfinished Tales is a collection of narratives ranging in time from the Elder Days of Middle-earth to the end of the War of the Ring, and provides those who have read The Lo...
The Complete Guide to Middle-Earth

The Complete Guide to Middle-Earth

by J.R.R. TolkienR.A. Foster
10,117 voters
Now in a gorgeous new hardcover format with a four-color map of Middle-earth, this is the completely revised guide to every creature, place, and event from the great fantasy epic.
The Book of Lost Tales, Part One

The Book of Lost Tales, Part One

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
9,334 voters
THE BOOK OF LOST TALES, I, stands at the beginning of the entire conception of Middle-earth and Valinor. Here is the whole, glorious history of Middle-earth that J.R.R. Tolkien bro...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
7,446 voters
The Hobbit
J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator

J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator

by Christina ScullWayne G. HammondJ.R.R. Tolkien
7,437 voters
J.R.R. Tolkien (1892-1973) renowned author of THE HOBBIT, THE LORD OF THE RINGS and THE SILMARILLION, was an artist in pictures as well as in words. Though he often remarked that h...
The Maps of Tolkien's Middle-earth

The Maps of Tolkien's Middle-earth

by Brian SibleyJohn HoweJ.R.R. Tolkien
7,121 voters
Best-selling Tolkien expert Brian Sibley (The Lord of the Rings: The Making of the Movie Trilogy and The Lord of the Rings Official Movie Guide) presents a slipcased collection of ...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by Alan LeeJ.R.R. TolkienSteven Cooley
7,088 voters
The Two Towers. Book Two in J.R.R. Tolkien's acclaimed trilogy, a masterpiece of high fantasy.

Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their...
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, and Sir Orfeo

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. TolkienUnknown
6,890 voters
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and Pearl are two poems by an unknown author written in about 1400. Sir Gawain is a romance, a fairy-tale for adults, full of l...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
6,785 voters
The first part of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS

In a sleepy village in the Shire, a young hobbit is entrusted with an immense task. He must make...
Roverandom

Roverandom

by Christina ScullWayne G. HammondJ.R.R. Tolkien
6,775 voters
A classic children's story by the author of The Hobbit

Rover should never have bitten the wizard's trousers. His punishment was to be transformed into a t...
Smith of Wootton Major & Farmer Giles of Ham

Smith of Wootton Major & Farmer Giles of Ham

by J.R.R. Tolkien
6,280 voters
Two bewitching fantasies by J.R.R. Tolkien, beloved author of THE HOBBIT. In SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR, Tolkien explores the gift of fantasy, and what it means to the life and charact...
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien
5,999 voters
As the Shadow of Mordor grows across the land, the Companions of the Ring have become involved in separate adventures. Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of ...
Tolkien's World: Paintings of Middle-Earth

Tolkien's World: Paintings of Middle-Earth

by Ted NasmithAlan LeeMichael HagueInger EdelfeldtRoger GarlandJohn HoweJ.R.R. TolkienRobert GoldsmithCarol Emery PhenixAnthony Galuidi
5,651 voters
If it is the author's job to paint word-pictures, few writers have accomplished the task more brilliantly than J.R.R. Tolkien, whose timeless fantasy classics have literally taken ...
The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

by J.R.R. Tolkien
5,571 voters
J.R.R. Tolkien's own description for the original edition:

"If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and h...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
5,531 voters
The second part of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS

The Company of the Ring is sundered. Frodo and Sam continue their journey alone down the great ...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. TolkienStephen Raw
5,301 voters
In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others...
The Book of Lost Tales, Part Two

The Book of Lost Tales, Part Two

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
5,123 voters
This second part of THE BOOK OF LOST TALES includes the tale of Beneren and Luthien, Turin and the Dragon, Necklace of the Dwarves, and the Fall of Gondolin. Each tale is followed ...
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien
4,818 voters
The third part of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS

The armies of the Dark Lord are massing as his evil shadow spreads even wider. Men, Dwarves, Elv...
Letters from Father Christmas

Letters from Father Christmas

by J.R.R. TolkienBaillie Tolkien
4,634 voters
Every December an envelope bearing a stamp from the North Pole would arrive for J.R.R. Tolkien’s children. Inside would be a letter in a strange, spidery handwriting and a beautifu...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
4,494 voters
Librarian note: an alternate cover for this edition can be found here.

Bilbo Ba...
The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

The Hobbit, or There and Back Again

by J.R.R. Tolkien
4,329 voters
Librarian note: Alternate covers for this edition can be found here and ...
The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-Earth

The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-Earth

by Ruth S. NoelJ.R.R. Tolkien
4,303 voters
The same delight that led Tolkien to invent fourteen different languages and assorted alphabets for his Middle-earth dwellers now leads many of his fans to puzzle out translations ...
Farmer Giles of Ham

Farmer Giles of Ham

by Christina ScullWayne G. HammondJ.R.R. Tolkien
4,295 voters
The editors of the best-selling rediscovered Tolkien novel Roverandom present an expanded fiftieth anniversary edition of Tolkien's beloved classic Farmer Giles of Ham, complete wi...
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Visual Companion

The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring: Visual Companion

by Jude FisherJ.R.R. Tolkien
4,295 voters
Houghton Mifflin is proud to present a full-color, large-format, guide to the characters, cultures, and locations of J.R.R. Tolkien's extraordinary creation Middle-earth, as depict...
The Peoples of Middle-earth

The Peoples of Middle-earth

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
3,928 voters
When J.R.R. Tolkien laid aside The Silmarillion in 1937 the extension of the originall 'mythology' into later Ages of the world had scarcely begun. It was in the Appendices ...
The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien

by Humphrey CarpenterChristopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
3,883 voters
'...If you wanted to go on from the end of The Hobbit I think the ring would be your inevitable choice as the link. If then you wanted a large tale, the Ring would at once acquire ...
The Tolkien Reader

The Tolkien Reader

by J.R.R. TolkienPeter S. Beagle
3,764 voters
An invitation to Tolkien's world. This rich treasury includes Tolkien's most beloved short fiction plus his essay on fantasy.

Publisher's Note
Tolkien's Magi...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by Rob InglisJ.R.R. Tolkien
3,684 voters
Considered to be J.R.R. Tolkien's great masterpiece of imaginative fiction - in the invented world of Middle-Earth, Tolkien created a new mythology and a vast epic story which has ...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
3,535 voters
Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Bilbo was drawn into their quest, f...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
3,359 voters
The dark, fearsome Ringwraiths are searching for a Hobbit. Frodo Baggins knows that they are seeking him and the Ring he bears—the Ring of Power that will enable evil Sauron to des...
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by Rob InglisJ.R.R. Tolkien
3,300 voters
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them. As the Shadow of Mordor grows across the land, the Companions of the Rin...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
3,256 voters
Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him the Rings of Power - the means by which he will be able to rule the world. All he lacks in his plan for domination is the Ruling Ring, wh...
The Monsters and the Critics and other essays

The Monsters and the Critics and other essays

by J.R.R. Tolkien
3,130 voters
Complete collection of Tolkien’s essays, including two on Beowulf, which span three decades beginning six years before The Hobbit to five years after The Lord of the Rings.

...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,782 voters
Classics in the genre, J.R.R. Tolkien's definitive three-book epic, the Lord of the Rings (encompassing The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return ...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by Michael HagueJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,770 voters
This edition of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic is illustrated with 48 paintings by noted artist Michael Hague.

Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious li...
The Hobbit: Graphic Novel

The Hobbit: Graphic Novel

by Chuck DixonDavid WenzelSean DemingBill PearsonJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,758 voters
Alternate cover for this ISBN can be found here: The Hobbit

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The Annotated Hobbit: The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

The Annotated Hobbit: The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

by Douglas A. AndersonJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,726 voters
For readers throughout the world, The Hobbit serves as an introduction to the enchanting world of Middle-earth, home of elves, wizards, dwarves, goblins, dragons, orcs and a...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,690 voters
'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 comfor...
La comunidad del anillo

La comunidad del anillo

by John HoweJ.R.R. TolkienLuis Domènech
2,640 voters
En la adormecida e idílica Comarca, un joven hobbit recibe un encargo: custodiar el Anillo Único y emprender el viaje para su destrucción en la Grieta del Destino. Acompañado por m...
The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,618 voters
A number-one New York Times bestseller when it was originally published, The Silmarillion is the core of J.R.R. Tolkien's imaginative writing, a work whose origins st...
The War of the Jewels

The War of the Jewels

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,571 voters
In volumes ten and eleven of The History of Middle-earth, Christopher Tolkien recounts from the original texts the evolution of his father's work on The Silmarillion, the legendary...
The Treason of Isengard: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Two

The Treason of Isengard: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Two

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,505 voters
The Treason of Isengard is the seventh volume in Christopher Tolkien's History of Middle-earth and the second in his account of the evolution of The Lord of the Rings. This book fo...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by David WyattJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,436 voters
Title: Hobbit <>Binding: Paperback <>Author: J R R Tolkien <>Publisher: Harper Collins Paperbacks
Sauron Defeated: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Four

Sauron Defeated: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Four

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,431 voters
In the first part of Sauron Defeated, Christopher Tolkien completes his account of the writing of The Lord of the Rings, beginning with Sam's rescue of Frodo from the Tower of Kiri...
Las dos torres

Las dos torres

by Matilde HorneJ.R.R. TolkienLuis Domènech
2,424 voters
La Companía se ha disuelto y sus integrantes emprenden caminos separados. Frodo y Sam continúan solos su viaje a lo largo del río Anduin, perseguidos por la sombra misteriosa de un...
The Children of Húrin

The Children of Húrin

by Christopher TolkienAlan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,402 voters
Tolkien fans are sure to treasure this tale of Middle-earth's First Age, which appeared in incomplete forms in the posthumously published The Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales. Tho...
Tales from the Perilous Realm

Tales from the Perilous Realm

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,316 voters
The definitive collection of J.R.R. Tolkien’s five acclaimed modern classic ‘fairie’ tales in the vein of The Hobbit.

Enchanted by a sand-sorcerer, the toy dog Rove...
The Lays of Beleriand

The Lays of Beleriand

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,293 voters
This is the third volume of the History of Middle-earth, which comprises here-tofore unpublished manuscripts that were written over a period of many years before Tolkien's Simlaril...
The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion

by Ted NasmithJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,259 voters
Alternate-Cover Edition for this ISBN can be found here

J.R.R. Tolkien is...
The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book

The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book

by Roger GarlandJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,146 voters
This adventure book tells of Tom's encounters with the River-woman's beautiful daughter, Old Man Willow, the Badger-folk, the ghostly Barrowwight, a lovely princess, trolls, dwarve...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,139 voters
The Fellowship is scattered. Some are bracing hopelessly for war against the ancient evil of Sauron. Some are contending with the treachery of the wizard Saruman. Only Frodo and Sa...
The Return of the Shadow: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part One

The Return of the Shadow: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part One

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
2,052 voters
In this sixth volume of The History of Middle-earth the story reaches The Lord of the Rings. In The Return of the Shadow (an abandoned title for the first volume) Christopher Tolki...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
2,041 voters
The standard hardcover edition of the second volume of The Lord of the Rings includes a large format fold-out map. Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger du...
Tree and Leaf: Includes Mythopoeia and The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth

Tree and Leaf: Includes Mythopoeia and The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,978 voters
This volume is a provocative and entertaining collection of works which reveals the diversity of J.R.R. Tolkien's imagination and the breadth of his talent as a creator of fantasti...
The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again

The Hobbit: Or There and Back Again

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,975 voters
This deluxe collector's edition of Tolkien's modern classic is boxed and bound in green leatherette with gold and red foil rune stamping on the spine and cover. The text pages are ...
The Shaping of Middle-Earth

The Shaping of Middle-Earth

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,969 voters
The fourth volume that contains the early myths and legends which led to the writing of Tolkien's epic tale of war, The Silmarillion.
The War of the Ring: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Three

The War of the Ring: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part Three

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,950 voters
The War of the Ring takes up the story of The Lord of the Rings with the Battle of Helm's Deep and the drowning of Isengard by the Ents, continues with the journey of...
The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,911 voters
The Silmarillion is Tolkien's first book and his last. Long preceding in its origins The Lord of the Rings, it is the story of the First Age of Tolkien's world, the a...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,865 voters
The Fellowship of the Ring tells of the fateful power of the One Ring, and of the fellowship formed to guard it on its journey to Mount Doom.
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,749 voters
In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, The Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others...
Smith of Wootton Major

Smith of Wootton Major

by Verlyn FliegerJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,681 voters
This collection includes two of Tolkien's best fairy stories. The world of Faery is the setting for Smith of Wootton Major. The preparation of Great Cake to mark the Feast o...
Bilbo's Last Song

Bilbo's Last Song

by Pauline BaynesJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,678 voters
Bilbo’s Last Song is considered by many to be Tolkien’s epilogue to his classic work The Lord of the Rings. As Bilbo Baggins takes his final voyage to the Undying Lan...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,621 voters
Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soon Bilbo was drawn into their quest, f...
The Lost Road and Other Writings

The Lost Road and Other Writings

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,592 voters
Once again, editor Christopher Tolkien satisfies the hunger of his father's fans for more of the magical storytelling that has made The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy the...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by Alan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,566 voters
Celebrated Tolkien illustrator Alan Lee, a conceptual designer for the blockbuster films based on "The Lord of the Rings", contributes 50 beautiful full-page, full-color paintings ...
El Hobbit

El Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,564 voters
Smaug parecía profundamente dormido cuando Bilbo espió una vez más desde la entrada. ¡Pero fingía estar dormido! ¡Estaba vigilando la entrada del túnel!... Sacado de su cómodo aguj...
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,549 voters
Brand new hardcover copy with glossy dust jacket Houghton Mifflin Co., Gift Quality Book. Science Fiction.
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,527 voters
The standard harcover edition of the concluding volume of The Lord of the Rings includes a large format fold-out map and extensive appendices. As the Shadow of Mordor grows across ...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by Peter SísJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,511 voters
"In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it ...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,504 voters
The Fellowship of the Ring, part one of J.R.R. Tolkien’s epic masterpiece, first reached these shores on October 21, 1954, arriving, as C. S. Lewis proclaimed, “like lightning from...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by Rob InglisJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,464 voters
Inspired by The Hobbit, and begun in 1937, The Lord of the Rings is the saga of the great War of the Rings. As he crafted the alphabets, languages, and landscapes of Middle-earth, ...
Morgoth's Ring

Morgoth's Ring

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,454 voters
In Morgoth's Ring, the tenth volume of The History of Middle-earth and the first of two companion volumes, Christopher Tolkien describes and documents the legends of the Elder Days...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,383 voters
The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien's three-volume epic, is set in the imaginary world of Middle-earth - home to many strange beings, and most notably hobbits, a peace-loving "li...
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,376 voters
The standard hardcover edition of the second volume of The Lord of the Rings includes a large format fold-out map. Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger du...
The History of the Hobbit, Part Two: Return to Bag-End

The History of the Hobbit, Part Two: Return to Bag-End

by John D. RateliffJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,355 voters
First published in 1938, The Hobbit is a story that “grew in the telling,” and many characters and events in the published book are completely different from what Tolkien first wro...
The Return of the King

The Return of the King

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,285 voters
In celebration of The Hobbit's fifteenth anniversary, the authoritative edition of its stirring sequel, The Lord of the Rings, is elegantly presented in handsome, uni...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,161 voters
The Lord of The Rings as it was intended to be published by J.R.R. Tolkien, in one beautiful volume. This deluxe collector's edition is boxed and bound in red leatherette with gold...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,115 voters
Continuing the story begun in The Hobbit, this is the first part of Tolkien’s epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring an exclusive cover image from the film, the definit...
The Fellowship of the Ring

The Fellowship of the Ring

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,105 voters
The Lord of the Rings, J.R.R. Tolkien's three-volume epic, is set in the imaginary world of Middle-earth - home to many strange beings, and most notably hobbits, a peace-loving "li...
El retorno del Rey

El retorno del Rey

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,100 voters
Tras la caída de Saruman, los miembros de la Comunidad deben dirigirse a Gondor, último baluarte de la resistencia contra las tropas del mal, para la batalla final. Allí Aragorn po...
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Pearl; [and] Sir Orfeo

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Pearl; [and] Sir Orfeo

by Christopher TolkienJ.R.R. TolkienUnknown
1,091 voters
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Pearl; [and] Sir Orfeo
Lo hobbit o La riconquista del tesoro

Lo hobbit o La riconquista del tesoro

by J.R.R. TolkienElena Jeronimidis Conte
1,035 voters
Lo hobbit, che W.H. Auden ha definito «la più bella storia per bambini degli ultimi cinquant’anni», è il libro con cui Tolkien ha presentato per la prima volta, nel 1937, il...
The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings

The Hobbit & The Lord of the Rings

by Alan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
1,025 voters
J.R.R. Tolkien This four volume boxed set contains trade paperback editions of The Hobbit, The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers and The Return of the King.
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
1,017 voters
Part Two of "The Lord of the Rings"
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by Alan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
985 voters
A Christian can almost be forgiven for not reading the Bible, but there's no salvation for a fantasy fan who hasn't read the gospel of the genre, J.R.R. Tolkien's definitive three-...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by Alan LeeJ.R.R. Tolkien
975 voters
A great modern classic and the prelude to The Lord of the Rings

Smaug certainly looked fast asleep, when Bilbo peeped once more from the entrance. He was just ab...
The Hobbit

The Hobbit

by J.R.R. Tolkien
906 voters
THE RELUCTANT HOBBIT

Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless dwarves. Soo...
The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

by J.R.R. Tolkien
898 voters
Continuing the story of The Hobbit, this three-volume boxed set of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, features striking black covers based on Tolkien's own design, ...
The Ring Sets Out

The Ring Sets Out

by J.R.R. Tolkien
883 voters
For the first time, The Lord of the Rings is presented as a boxed set of seven hardcover volumes, one for each of its six parts plus a seventh volume containing maps and the append...
Mr. Bliss

Mr. Bliss

by J.R.R. Tolkien
843 voters
Mr. Bliss's first outing in his new motor-car, shared with several friends, bears, dogs, and a donkey, though not the Girabbit, proves to be unconventional though not inexpensive.
The Two Towers

The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien
843 voters
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them,
One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them


Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset ...