Game of thrones

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Hobbit

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ISBN : 9780605956728
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Download or read book Hobbit written by J. R. R. Tolkien and published by . This book was released on 1990-01-01 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt:

The Hobbit

Publisher : HarperCollins Children's Books
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ISBN : 9780261102668
Pages : 134 pages
Rating Book: 4.0/5 (12 users)

Download or read book The Hobbit written by J. R. R. Tolkien and published by HarperCollins Children's Books. This book was released on 1991 with total page 134 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A brand new revised edition of the best-selling graphic novel based on the enchanting prelude to The Lord of the Rings. First published in 1990, David Wenzel's comic book adaptation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit was an immediate success and has become one of the best-loved graphic novels of the last 25 years.The Hobbit is the story of Bilbo Baggins, a quiet and contented hobbit whose life is turned upside down when he joins the wizard Gandalf and thirteen dwarves on their quest to reclaim their stolen treasure. It is a journey fraught with danger - and in the end it is Bilbo alone who must face the guardian of this treasure, the most-dreaded dragon, Smaug. Illustrated and hand painted in full colour throughout, and accompanied by the carefully abridged text of the original novel, this handsome authorised edition will introduce new generations to a magical masterpiece - and be treasured by Hobbit fans of all ages, everywhere. This new edition has been completely re-scanned from the original paintings to achieve more accurate and vibrant colours, with David Wenzel revisiting the work to provide sensitive improvements and additions to the original edition. The book includes a magnificent and completely new cover design by Wenzel himself.

The Hobbit: A Novel by J.R.R. Tolkien (Trivia-On-Books)

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Download or read book The Hobbit: A Novel by J.R.R. Tolkien (Trivia-On-Books) written by Trivion Books and published by . This book was released on 2016-09-08 with total page pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Trivia-on-Book: The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien Take the challenge yourself and share it with friends and family for a time of fun! Starting out as a children’s bedtime story, The Hobbit has become an integral part of literature all over the world. The escapades of Bilbo Baggins, recruited as a burglar to steal back the dwarves gold from a fire breathing dragon have been told in all languages, in graphic novels and on the silver screen. The precursor to The Lord of the Rings and Silmarillion, The Hobbit is read and enjoyed by both children and adults. J.R.R. Tolkien creates an alternate world with different peoples, languages and continents that is well loved. You may have read the book, but not have liked it. You may have liked the book, but not be a fan. You may call yourself a fan, but few truly are. Are you a fan? Trivia-on-Books is an independently curated trivia quiz on the book for readers, students, and fans alike. Whether you're looking for new materials to the book or would like to take the challenge yourself and share it with your friends and family for a time of fun, Trivia-on-Books provides a unique approach to The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien that is both insightful and educational! Features You'll Find Inside: • 30 Multiple choice questions on the book, plots, characters and author • Insightful commentary to answer every question • Complementary quiz material for yourself or your reading group • Results provided with scores to determine "status" Promising quality and value, come play your trivia of a favorite book!

Graphic Novels

Publisher : Libraries Unlimited
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ISBN : 1563080869
Pages : 245 pages
Rating Book: 4.6/5 (563 users)

Download or read book Graphic Novels written by D. Aviva Rothschild and published by Libraries Unlimited. This book was released on 1995 with total page 245 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The first of its kind, this annotated guide describes and evaluates more than 400 works in English. Rothschild's lively annotations discuss important features of each work-including the quality of the graphics, characterizations, dialogue, and the appropriate audience-and introduces mainstream readers to the variety and quality of graphic novels, helps them distinguish between classics and hackwork, and alerts experienced readers to material they may not have discovered. Designed for individuals who need information about graphic novels and for those interested in acquiring them, this book will especially appeal to librarians, booksellers, bookstore owners, educators working with teen and reluctant readers, as well as to readers interested in this genre.

New Spring: the Graphic Novel

Publisher : Macmillan
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ISBN : 1466840498
Pages : 256 pages
Rating Book: 4.6/5 (466 users)

Download or read book New Spring: the Graphic Novel written by Robert Jordan and published by Macmillan. This book was released on 2013-06-25 with total page 256 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: In the last few years before his death, Robert Jordan worked closely with Chuck Dixon and Mike Miller on the graphic adaptation of New Spring. The eight full-color issues of New Spring, released between 2005 and 2010, tell the story of the search for the infant Dragon Reborn and of the adventures of Moiraine Damodred, a young Aes Sedai, and Lan Mandragoran, the uncrowned king of a long-dead nation. Adapted by noted comics writer Chuck Dixon with the full cooperation of Robert Jordan, and illustrated by artists Mike Miller and Harvey Tolibao, New Spring will delight any of Robert Jordan's millions of readers. Tor is proud to collect all eight issues of New Spring in a single volume, which will also include developmental art, script pages, and correspondence between Jordan and Dixon. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume Three

Publisher : Tor Books
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ISBN : 1466840617
Pages : 176 pages
Rating Book: 4.6/5 (466 users)

Download or read book The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume Three written by Robert Jordan and published by Tor Books. This book was released on 2013-12-03 with total page 176 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: With the full permission and cooperation of the Jordan estate, adapted by well-known comics writer Chuck Dixon, The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel has been hailed as an exciting interpretation of Robert Jordan's classic fantasy novel. It features brilliant interior art by Marcio Fiorito and Francis Nuguit, and stunning covers by Jeremy Saliba and Seamus Gallagher. It collects issues thirteen to eighteen of the comic book. Rand; his friends Mat, Perrin, and Egwene; the Aes Sedai Moiraine and her Warder, Lan Mandragoran; Thom the gleeman and Nynaeve, the village Wisdom, split into three groups while trying to escape the ancient, dead city of Shadar Logoth, where they are pursued by the deadly Mashadar. A disastrous river crossing leaves Perrin and Egwene on their own—until they meet a mysterious stranger who claims that he and Perrin share a remarkable ability. Meanwhile, Rand, Mat, pose as Thom's apprentices as they sail downriver on a cargo ship. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume One

Publisher : Tor Books
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ISBN : 1466840528
Pages : 240 pages
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Download or read book The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume One written by Robert Jordan and published by Tor Books. This book was released on 2013-12-03 with total page 240 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: With the full cooperation of the Jordan estate, The Eye of the World has been turned into a stunning comic book series written by Chuck Dixon and illustrated by Chase Conley. The first Robert Jordan graphic novel, New Spring: the Graphic Novel, was a New York Times bestseller. The Eye of the World: The Graphic Novel, Volume One begins Robert Jordan's epic fantasy tale by introducing Rand al'Thor and his friends Matrim and Perrin at the spring festival. Moiraine Damodred and Lan Mandragoran appear, and almost before Rand knows it, he and his friends are fleeing his home village with Moiraine, Lan, and Egwene al'Vere, the innkeeper's daughter, who wishes to become an Aes Sedai. The conclusion of this volume leaves the travelers on the road to Baerlon, barely ahead of the pursuing Trollocs and Draghkar. As they run for their lives, Moiraine and Lan begin to teach the young people what they need to know to survive in this dangerous world. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two

Publisher : Tor Books
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ISBN : 1466840552
Pages : 176 pages
Rating Book: 4.6/5 (466 users)

Download or read book The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two written by Robert Jordan and published by Tor Books. This book was released on 2013-12-03 with total page 176 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The second volume of the magnificent New York Times bestselling graphic novel adaptation of Robert Jordan's The Eye of the World With the full cooperation of the Jordan estate, The Eye of the World has been turned into a stunning comic book series. Volume One of The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel was published by Tor in the Fall of 2011 and was a New York Times bestseller. In The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two, scripted by Chuck Dixon and illustrated by Andie Tong, Rand al'Thor, Egwene al'Vere, and their friends flee their home village in the company of Moiraine and her Warder, Lan Mandragoran. Pursued by their enemies, the group seeks sanctuary in Baerlon. Rand's nightmares grow darker. Moiraine takes Egwene under her wing. Lan warns them to trust no one, but should that distrust extend to Lan and Moiraine as well? The Eye of the World: the Graphic Novel, Volume Two, collects six issues of Robert Jordan's The Wheel of Time: The Eye of the World comic book published by Dynamite Entertainment. This book will feature bonus material that gives readers a behind-the-scenes look at the creation of a graphic novel. At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.

The Hobbit: Illustrated Edition

Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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ISBN : 9780544174221
Pages : 384 pages
Rating Book: 4.7/5 (174 users)

Download or read book The Hobbit: Illustrated Edition written by J. R. R. Tolkien and published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This book was released on 2013 with total page 384 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.

The Readers' Advisory Guide to Graphic Novels

Publisher : American Library Association
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ISBN : 0838910084
Pages : 124 pages
Rating Book: 4.3/5 (838 users)

Download or read book The Readers' Advisory Guide to Graphic Novels written by Francisca Goldsmith and published by American Library Association. This book was released on 2010-01 with total page 124 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Provides a library reference guide to graphic novels, listing the different genres available and describing the relationship between graphic novels and films and video games, along with lists of recommended works for each category.

Clinton Cash: A Graphic Novel

Publisher : Simon and Schuster
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ISBN : 1621576329
Pages : 112 pages
Rating Book: 4.2/5 (621 users)

Download or read book Clinton Cash: A Graphic Novel written by and published by Simon and Schuster. This book was released on 2016-08-08 with total page 112 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: A book to challenge the status quo, spark a debate, and get people talking about the issues and questions we face as a country!

The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again

Publisher : HarperCollins UK
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ISBN : 0261103342
Pages : 271 pages
Rating Book: 4.6/5 (261 users)

Download or read book The Hobbit, Or, There and Back Again written by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien and published by HarperCollins UK. This book was released on 1996 with total page 271 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: The Hobbit is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this quest is Bilbo Baggins. Encounters with trolls, goblins, & the dragon are just some of the hazards that befall him.

Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels

Publisher : ABC-CLIO
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ISBN : 0313357463
Pages : 763 pages
Rating Book: 4.1/5 (313 users)

Download or read book Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels written by M. Keith Booker and published by ABC-CLIO. This book was released on 2010-05 with total page 763 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Arranged alphabetically, offers 340 signed entries focusing on English-language comics with special emphasis on the new graphic novel format that emerged in the 1970s.

Hobbit Book Three

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ISBN : 9780913035825
Pages : 134 pages
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Download or read book Hobbit Book Three written by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien and published by . This book was released on 1990-01-01 with total page 134 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Bilbo Baggins, the hobbit, is a peaceful sort who lives in a cozy hole in the Shire, a place where adventures are uncommon - and rather unwanted. So when the wizard Gandalf whisks him away on a treasure-hunting expedition with a troop of rowdy dwarves, he's not entirely thrilled. Encountering ruthless trolls, beastly orcs, gigantic spiders, and hungry wolves, Bilbo discovers within himself astonishing strength and courage. And at the ultimate confrontation with the fearsome dragon Smaug, the hobbit will brave the dangers of the dark and dragon fire alone and unaided.

Middle-earth Envisioned

Publisher : Race Point Pub
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ISBN : 1937994279
Pages : 224 pages
Rating Book: 4.3/5 (937 users)

Download or read book Middle-earth Envisioned written by Brian J. Robb and published by Race Point Pub. This book was released on 2013-10-23 with total page 224 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Examines artistic interpretations of Tolkien's fantasy world, including movie stills, theatrical performances, games, and comic books, and features the lost art of Mary Fairburn, whose paintings were favored by Tolkien himself.

Middle-Earth: Journeys in Myth and Legend

Publisher : Dark Horse Comics
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ISBN : 1506711685
Pages : 180 pages
Rating Book: 4.0/5 (56 users)

Download or read book Middle-Earth: Journeys in Myth and Legend written by Donato Giancola and published by Dark Horse Comics. This book was released on 2019-04-09 with total page 180 pages. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle. Book excerpt: Nearly 200 stunningly realistic paintings and drawings bring the greatest fantasy epic of all time to life. Classical realism unites with contemporary storytelling as artist Donato Giancola explores the mythic grandeur and the iconic characters of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings saga. Donato has made it his life's work to translate Tolkien's words into compelling visuals, with gorgeous oil paintings and drawings reminiscent of Rembrandt and Caravaggio. His interpretations of Middle-earth span his entire career, from private commissions to the 2001 edition of the graphic novel adaptation of The Hobbit, all collected in this massive compendium--a must-have for collectors of Tolkien and fantasy "What struck me about J.R.R. Tolkien's work was how he filled Middle-earth with a wealth of history," says Author Donato Giancola. "From the simple beginnings of Bilbo and the dwarves in The Hobbit, to the personal trials of Frodo and the Fellowship in The Lord of the Rings, to the epic tragedies in The Silmarillion, these tales are woven together by a grand fabric of unifying mythologies, bringing depth to the cultures and characters within." "Amazing work from an astounding talent." - George R.R. Martin