Tag Archives: Bilbo Baggins

Why? Why??

I know, I know – I’m so far behind in book reviews I’ll never catch up. Plus I haven’t written about Much Ado About Nothing or even Twelfth Night. But – Tumblr updates strike again. The Hobbit Extended Edition is … Continue reading

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LotR Reread – A Long-Expected Party

Book I: Chap. 1 – A Long Expected Party I’ve always bridled about LotR being considered a children’s book (even The Hobbit was not written specifically for children, iirc) (* See Here*)– but there is a light tone to this … Continue reading

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Happy Baggins Birthday!

Today, September 22, marks the birthday of both Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. Here’s a little bit of why that matters so much … If it’s not too late where you are, enjoy second breakfast and elevensies, and make sure to … Continue reading

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The Hobbit – J.R.R. Tolkien. Of course.

It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him.  – Bilbo I’ve said elsewhere that it was impossible for me to review The Hobbit.  I don’t know if this will count … Continue reading

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September 22 is a very important day …

It’s the birthday of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. Party! Upon the hearth the fire is red Beneath the roof there is a bed But not yet weary are our feet Still around the corner we may meet A sudden tree … Continue reading

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