The Silmarillion

SF & Fantasy

Listen to J.R.R. Tolkien Read From ‘The Tale of Beren and Lúthien’


Listen to J.R.R. Tolkien Read From ‘The Tale of Beren and Lúthien’

The opportunity to hear a writer read from his or her work is a rare one, particularly when the author in question has been dead for over 40 years, like J.R.R. Tolkien. Happily some kind YouTuber has uploaded just over three minutes of the master reading from his short work The Tale of Beren and [...]

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Suvudu

My New Years’ Reading Resolutions. What Are Yours?


My New Years’ Reading Resolutions. What Are Yours?

Spaceship Earth has just about completed another voyage around the sun, and the time has come once again to reflect on the past year and consider what we’d like to accomplish in the next one.
2013 was a fun year for me. I experienced plenty of great books, movies and games (and a handful of not-so-great [...]

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A ‘Silmarillion’ Film: Would You Watch It?


A ‘Silmarillion’ Film: Would You Watch It?

I’ve been skimming through The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings books in anticipation of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey. (It helps when you have the set in a nice handy box.)
I’m as excited as anyone about the Hobbit movies. I can’t believe they’re almost here. However, and I guess that this is a [...]

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (Chapters 17-19)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (Chapters 14-16)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (Chapters 11-13)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part 1: The Hobbit (Chapters 8-10)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (chapters 6-7)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (Chapters 4-5)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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SF & Fantasy

Tolkien Re-read Part I: The Hobbit (Chapters 1-3)


If you’ve been wanting to brush up on your Tolkien before The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey hits theaters later this year, here’s your chance! Join me every week for summaries, movie news, and geeky diversions as I re-read The Hobbit.

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