Roverandom

Inspired by the time one of J.R.R. Tolkien's son lost his toy dog, the tale of Rover, a young dog that will have lots of adventures after upsetting a wizard.

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Farmer Giles of Ham

Not being one of Tolkien's Middle-Earth stories, Farmer Giles of Ham is a small adventure fable about an unexpected hero in the reluctant farmer Giles who lives in the middle of Britain in a small town Ham with his wife and dog. Although set in Medieval Britain, it is a fantasy story featuring giants, dragons, and a magic sword.

Tolkien week: Day 3 – Middle-earth Questionaire

Since I saw that fellow blogger James at A Tolkienist's Perspective had answered these questions put forward by this blog, I decided to have a go at answering them as well! 1.  What draws you to Tolkien's stories?  (The characters, the quests, the themes, the worlds, etc.) What caught me the first readings is the … Continue reading Tolkien week: Day 3 – Middle-earth Questionaire