Tolkien is one of the most revered authors of the twentieth century. He is especially noted for "The Lord of the Rings", his classic trilogy of fictional history that chronicles the War of the Rings. His children's book, "The Hobbit" has sold millions of copies, and is quite readable by adults.
This site will introduce you to Tolkien's world:
You can read about Tolkien's Life. Find out what influenced his work, his loves, his friends, his career and more.
Read our brief analyses of his major works including:
- The Hobbit
- The Lord of the Rings
- The Silmarillion
Several movies have been made of both the "Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings", we will give you our review and analysis.