I've compiled a list of the best books similar to the famous Harry Potter series. Find good fantasy novels or series to read, and share your own favorites.
A look at the riddles used in The Hobbit. These are taken from chapter 5, Riddles in the dark. we look at all the Riddles and the answers that both Bilbo and Gollum give.
I think High King Thingol is one of the most complex characters in the Silmarillion. This is because much of that complexity is based around circumstance and legacy. How much of it was intentional and how much of it was accidental?
Of all the sons of Feanor, Maedhros was the most interesting to me because he tries to be the most different. In him, I really felt the tragedy of the First Age.
The second set of stages on The Hero's Journey, as represented by Bilbo Baggins in Tolkien's Hobbit.
A weekly Fish Fry at the Kingfisher Inn brings together a teen boy with a magic knife, a teen girl who cooks in a tasteless kitchen, and another boy who follows ghosts into the past.
Play the game of thrones because Seth Tomko reviews A Clash of Kings.
Get a heavy coat for the coming winter because Seth Tomko reviews A Game of Thrones.
Hide or reveal your Allomancy because Seth Tomko reviews Brandon Sanderson’s Mistborn.
In their fantasy novels Tolkien and Lewis show the different paths evil may take.