Middle Earth Challenge: The Fall of Gondolin

In the Tale of The Fall of Gondolin are two of the greatest powers in the world. There is Morgoth of the uttermost evil, unseen in this story but ruling over a vast military power from his fortress of Angband. Deeply opposed to Morgoth is Ulmo, second in might only to Manwë, chief of theContinue reading “Middle Earth Challenge: The Fall of Gondolin”

Middle Earth Challenge: Tom Bombadil

This adventure book tells of Tom’s encounters with the River-woman’s beautiful daughter, Old Man Willow, the Badger-folk, the ghostly Barrowwight, a lovely princess, trolls, dwarves, and legendary beasts. A delightful volume of 16 songs, rhymes and poems from the acclaimed The Hobbit. Illustrated. by J.R.R. Tolkien, Roger Garland (Illustrator) “Eldest, that’s what I am… TomContinue reading “Middle Earth Challenge: Tom Bombadil”

Middle Earth Challenge: The Two Towers

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands of the Dark Lord by destroying itContinue reading “Middle Earth Challenge: The Two Towers”

Middle Earth Challenge: The Fellowship of the Ring

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkeness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, The Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could ruleContinue reading “Middle Earth Challenge: The Fellowship of the Ring”

Middle Earth Challenge: The Hobbit

“Bilbo Baggins was a hobbit who wanted to be left alone in quiet comfort. But the wizard Gandalf came along with a band of homeless Dwarves. Soon Bilbo was drawn into their quest, facing evil orcs, savage wolves, giant spiders, and worse unknown dangers. Finally, it was Bilbo–alone and unaided–who had to confront the greatContinue reading “Middle Earth Challenge: The Hobbit”

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Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)

Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70) Here we are at number 88!! The LAST of the Star Trek novels! The END of this CHALLENGE!! Who knew I was going to able to make to the end when I start this challenge September 3, 2015. One year! It took oneContinue reading “Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)”

Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)

Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70) Here we are at number 88!! The LAST of the Star Trek novels! The END of this CHALLENGE!! Who knew I was going to able to make to the end when I start this challenge September 3, 2015. One year! It took oneContinue reading “Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)”

Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)

Here we are at number 88!! The LAST of the Star Trek novels! The END of this CHALLENGE!! Who knew I was going to able to make to the end when I start this challenge September 3, 2015. One year! It took one year to read 88 core challenge books + 9 side novels thatContinue reading “Star Trek Book Challenge 88: Traitor Winds (Star Trek: The Original Series #70)”