The Hobbit By J. R. R. Tolkien
The Hobbit, or There and Again Once more is a kids’s fantasy novel by English writer J. R. R. Tolkien. It was printed on 21 September 1937 to vast important acclaim, being nominated for the Carnegie Medal and awarded a prize from the New York Herald Tribune for finest juvenile fiction.
Bilbo Baggins is a hobbit who enjoys a snug, unambitious life, hardly ever travelling additional than the pantry of his hobbit-hole in Bag Finish. However his contentment is disturbed when the wizard, Gandalf and an organization of 13 dwarves arrive on his doorstep in the future to whisk him away on an sudden journey ‘there and again once more’. They’ve a plot to raid the treasure hoard of Smaug the Magnificent, a big and really harmful dragon. The prelude to The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit has offered many thousands and thousands of copies since its publication in 1937, establishing itself as one of the vital beloved and influential books of the 20 th century.