Wed, 12/12/2012 - 09:44
Waterstones has partnered with Warner Bros Consumer Products to re-create Bag End, the home of J R R Tolkien’s character Bilbo Baggins in its flagship Piccadilly store.
Customers will be attracted to the bookseller’s children’s area by "footprints" and signage, which will lead through a circular archway to...
Mon, 08/10/2012 - 08:07
A previously unpublished long poem by J R R Tolkien will be released next year by HarperCollins.
The publisher has announced plans to release The Fall of Arthur, a work of narrative verse begun by the author before he wrote The Hobbit, with notes and commentary from the author's son, Christopher Tolkien....
Tue, 08/05/2012 - 06:00
An edition of J R R Tolkien's The Hobbit translated into Latin and titled Hobbitus Ille, will be published in September by HarperCollins to mark its 75th birthday.
The publisher said the Latin version of the tale‚ which opens "In foramine terrae habitabat hobbitus" (In a hole in the ground, there...
Mon, 17/10/2011 - 08:59
HarperCollins is starting its celebrations for the 75th anniversary of The Hobbit ahead of time, with the publication of a collection of Tolkien's artwork and a "cute" pocket-sized edition of the novel at the end of this month.
The Hobbit was first published in September 1937, but HarperCollins estates...