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The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien
4.0 out of 5 stars A Slice of Life, Feb. 3 2013
This is the first Tolkien book I've read. While certainly a great change from my usual reads, it was an enjoyable story. Since Hobbits, dwarves, wizards and dragons are not a familiar theme to me, I found it a little challenging to keep up with where each fit in the larger picture. Bilbo Baggins is an endearing character whom I often found myself identifying with as he proceeded on the adventure of his life. Quite an interesting tale that I'm glad I read.