The hobbit, or there and back again
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Published:
Boston, Massachusettes : Houghton Mifflin, c2012.
Format:
Book
Edition:
First Mariner edition.
Physical Desc:
xiii, 300 pages : illustrated ; 21 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
1000L
Status:
Description

J.R.R. Tolkien's classic prelude to The Lord of the Rings trilogy--now available in a movie tie-in edition paperback.   Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a comfortable, unambitious life, rarely traveling any farther than his pantry or cellar. But his contentment is disturbed when the wizard Gandalf and a company of dwarves arrive on his doorstep one day to whisk him away on an adventure. They have launched a plot to raid the treasure hoard guarded by Smaug the Magnificent, a large and very dangerous dragon. Bilbo reluctantly joins their quest, unaware that on his journey to the Lonely Mountain he will encounter both a magic ring and a frightening creature known as Gollum.   Written for J.R.R. Tolkien's own children, The Hobbit has sold many millions of copies worldwide and established itself as a modern classic.

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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780547844978
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.6, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
1000

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Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1. (2012). The hobbit, or there and back again. First Mariner edition. Boston, Massachusettes: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973. 2012. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. Boston, Massachusettes: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973, The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. Boston, Massachusettes: Houghton Mifflin, 2012.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973. The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. First Mariner edition. Boston, Massachusettes: Houghton Mifflin, 2012. Print.

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