J.R.R. Tolkien

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This biography introduces readers to J.R.R Tolkien, the British author who wrote The Hobbit, and the Lord of the Rings trilogy which includes The Two Towers, The Fellowship of the Ring, and The Return of the King. Readers will learn about Tolkien's journey from his birthplace in South Africa to England, where he developed an interest in philology and ancient languages, and his career as a professor at Oxford University. Easy-to-read text and full-color and historic black and white photos highlight Tolkien's childhood, education, and early influences. Checkerboard Library is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 6
Reading Level Grade 4
BISACS JNF007030, JNF063000, JNF011000
Genre Nonfiction
Subject Biographies, Language Arts
Copyright 2009
Division Abdo Publishing
Imprint Checkerboard Library
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Season 2008-09-01
ISBN 9781604530803, 9781617845703
Title Format Reinforced Library Bound Hardcovers, Anywhere eBooks
Dewey 828
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 8 x 8
Guided Reading Level P
ATOS Reading Level 4.1
ATOS Interest Level MG
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 124383
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
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Children's Authors Set 5 - School Library Journal

. . .these biographies include information that may be of interest to elementary students. . .

Author: Jill C. Wheeler