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J.R.R Tolkien: The Man Who Created the Lord of the Rings (Scholastic Biography)

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Michael Coren offers a thought-provoking and entertaining story of the fascinating life of J.R.R. Tolkien. Readers will learn about the author¹s childhood in South Africa, his youth and adulthood in Great Britain, his experience in World War 1, and his professorship at Oxford University, where Tolkien had thought he had reached the pinnacle of his career. Little did he know that was just the beginning, for it was there that Tolkien began to write The Hobbit, the story that started it all.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780439342506
Subtitle:
The Man Who Created The Lord Of The Rings
Author:
Coren, Michael
Publisher:
Scholastic Paperbacks
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Literary
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - General
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Authors, English
Subject:
Middle earth (Imaginary place)
Subject:
Fantasy literature
Subject:
Middle Earth
Subject:
Anglicists
Edition Description:
Mass Market Paperbound
Series:
Scholastic Biography
Series Volume:
no. 141
Publication Date:
20011201
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Elementary and junior high
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
7.63 x 5.25 in
Age Level:
13-17

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