The hobbit, or, There and back again
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Published:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2001].
Format:
Book
Physical Desc:
365 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 16
Lexile measure:
1000L
Rating:
1000L
Status:
Description
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit. Not a nasty, dirty, wet hole, filled with the ends of worms and an oozy smell, nor yet a dry, bare, sandy hole with nothing in it to sit down on or to eat: it was a hobbit-hole, and that means comfort. Written for J.R.R. Tolkien's own children, The Hobbit met with instant critical acclaim when it was first published in 1937. Now recognized as a timeless classic, this introduction to the hobbit Bilbo Baggins, the wizard Gandalf, Gollum, and the spectacular world of Middle-earth recounts of the adventures of a reluctant hero, a powerful and dangerous ring, and the cruel dragon Smaug the Magnificent. The text in this 372-page paperback edition is based on that first published in Great Britain by Collins Modern Classics (1998), and includes a note on the text by Douglas A. Anderson (2001). Unforgettable!
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Language:
English
ISBN:
0618260307
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 6.6, 16 Points
Lexile measure:
1000

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Description
Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit, becomes a thief for a band of dwarves and soon finds himself in the midst of a war with the evil goblins and wargs, and forced to make a decision between the call of duty and the pull of the simple life.
Target Audience
1000L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,6.6,16,511.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1. (2001). The hobbit, or, There and back again. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973. 2001. The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973, The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973. The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2001. Print.

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