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J.R.R. Tolkien

J.R.R. Tolkien Christian Encounters Series

By Mark Horne
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 4.05 Stars

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On 7/18 Ron wrote: I just finished reading "J.R.R. Tolkien," by Mark Horne. It was a quick read, only 130 pages long. I love all things Tolkien, so this new biography of Tolkien was very enjoyable. These days, many more people are familiar with the literary works of Tolkien thanks to the Hollywood movies directed by Peter ... J.R.R. Tolkien By Alan Horne

Ron's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/17 AslansCompass wrote: Christian Encounters: J.R.R. TolkienPublisher’s SummeryChristian Encounters, a series of biographies from Thomas Nelson Publishers, highlights important lives from all ages and areas of the Church. Some are familiar faces. Others are unexpected guests. But all, through their relationships, struggles, ... Christian Encounters: J.R.R. Tolkien

AslansCompass' Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/17 Andre Rook wrote: “J.R.R. Tolkien”, by Mark Horne, is a new biography of Tolkien that acts more as an introduction to Tolkien rather than a full biography. Although coming in at 130 pages, this short work is quite a nice overview of Tolkien’s life. This book genuinely makes one want to read not only Tolkien’s ... "J.R.R. Tolkien," by Mark Horne

Andre's Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/16 ConcertKatie wrote: J.R.R. Tolkien by Mark Horne is the 4th book in the Christian Encounter Series that I have read and I have to say it was by far my favorite. What I like about these books is that they are tiny - size wise and page wise and can easily be carried around in my purse. This book was much easier for me to ... Book Review: Christian Encounters J.R.R Tolkien

ConcertKatie's Rating:

5 Stars

On 7/16 Teenage Writer Reviews wrote: J. R. R. Tolkien famously penned The Hobbit and the three-volume novel The Lord of the Rings. Known as "the father of modern fantasy literature," his writings have inspired many other works of fantasy and have had a lasting effect on the entire genre. In this Christian Encounters biography, learn how ... Review: J. R. R. Tolkien

Teenage Writer Reviews' Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/15 J.C. wrote: Christian Encounters, a series of biographies from Thomas Nelson Publishers, highlights important lives from all ages and areas of the Church. Some are familiar faces. Others are unexpected guests. But all, through their relationships, struggles, prayers, and desires, uniquely illuminate our shared experience.J.R.R. ... Christian Encounters: J.R.R. Tolkien review

J.C.'s Rating:

4 Stars

On 7/14 justbibliophiles wrote: Tolkien’s InfluencesThe biography J.R.R. Tolkien by Mark Horne is a quick read. Unlike other biographies about Tolkien, the focus is more on how the events in his life and religious up brings influenced his writing. The book covers his childhood surroundings and impressionable times like the passing ... J.R.R. Tolkien by Mark Horne

justbibliophiles' Rating:

5 Stars