The Hobbit Summary
J. R. R. Tolkien

Everything you need to understand or teach The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien.

  • The Hobbit Summary & Study Guide
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  • 4 Literature Criticisms
  • 1 Book Notes
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  • 30 The Hobbit Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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The Hobbit Summary

One day Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit who lives at Bag End in Hobbiton, receives a visit from Gandalf, the wizard. Gandalf is known for leading young hobbits off on adventures, although respectable hobbits do not do such things. Bilbo is not interested in going on an adventure so he sends Gandalf away. The wizard returns the next day along with Thorin Oakenshield, a dwarf of great standing and twelve other dwarves...

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