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Hobbit Week 2018 invitation by @theisleofapples

Join us for Tolkien/ Hobbit Week!

Every year fans the world over make a special effort to celebrate J.R.R. Tolkien’s life and works during Hobbit Week or Tolkien Week, the week including the weekend of September 22, Bilbo and Frodo’s...

Aubusson weaves Tolkien (c) Cité international de la tapisserie - Aubusson

Tolkien tapestry unveiled at Aubusson

On April 6 the first of several tapestries based on J.R.R. Tolkien’s illustrations was unveiled in a ceremony at Aubusson which is home to one of the most well-known tapestry-producing industries in France. As...

Hobbit Day Banner (c)theisleofapples

Happy Birthday, Bilbo and Frodo Baggins

22nd September is a very special day for Tolkien fans all over the world as it is the birthday of two very special hobbits – Bilbo and Frodo Baggins. On this day the world...