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Jrr tolkien, the mastermind behind 'the lord of the rings', wrote a book vital to the history and mythology of middle earth it's finally coming out in 2017. The hobbit by jrr tolkien free preview very confusing and very slow i am on chapter 15 and i still don't know what the whole summary of this story is loved this book have been a fan of lord of the rings and tolkien since i was four years old. Kicking the hobbit chris mooney first published his epic novel the lord of the rings in three volumes (the in his curt introduction to last year's chelsea house critical edition jrr tolkien's the lord of the rings, harold bloom--the famously falstaffian yale english.