J.R.R. Tolkien

This biography introduces readers to J.R.R Tolkien, the British author who wrote The Hobbit, and the Lord of the Rings trilogy which includes The Two Towers, The Fellowship of the Ring, and The Return of the King. Readers will learn about Tolkien's journey from his birthplace in South Africa to England, where he developed an interest in philology and ancient languages, and his career as a professor at Oxford University. Easy-to-read text and full-color and historic black and white photos highlight Tolkien's childhood, education, and early influences. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
Dewey 828
Lexile
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Guided Reading Level P
Copyright 2009
Number of Pages 24
Dimensions 8 x 8
Graphics Full-color photographs
Imprint Checkerboard Library
ISBN 9781604530803, 9781617845703
Format Reinforced Hardcover, eBook

Author: Jill C. Wheeler