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Tolkien Reading Day Haiku Winners

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Congratulations to the winners of our Tolkien Reading Day Haiku Contest! We had a wonderful 115 entries for this competition and it’s been difficult choosing the winners but here are the two haiku’s the staff at Middle-earth News have decided are the best.

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The winner is Kim C with this entry:
everything riding
on the one ring’s destruction,
such a little thing.

Kim wins the Grand Prize courtesy of our friends at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Funko, and Kingdoms of Middle-earth!

A Hobbit totebag
The Lord of the Rings deluxe edition
The Hobbit movie tie-in edition
Exploring J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit
The Fall of Arthur
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug film companion titles
Funko Pop! Vinyl Gandalf
Funko Pop! Vinyl Legolas
Kingdoms of Middle-earth Heroic Haiku Chest which includes 5x Train with Gandalf & Equal Chance to win one of the following pieces of Gear
1x Havoc Gear
1x Marksman/Guardian Gear
1x Ent Gear
1x Thieves Gear

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The runner-up is Lisa with:
A hobbit sneaks, where
The dragon sleeps, to find the
Heart of the mountain.

Lisa wins a Hobbit tote bag filled with The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug film companion titles!
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Visual Companion by Jude Fisher
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Official Movie Guide by Brian Sibley
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Activity Book
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug–The Movie Storybook
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug–Sticker Book

You can see all the entries here.
Thank you all for taking part. We hope you had as much fun writing them as we did reading them.

And a big thank you to our sponsors Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Funko, and Kingdoms of Middle-earth! Without them, this contest would not have been possible.

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5 Comments

  1. Alice Greenleaf says:

    Congratulations!! :)

  2. There were so many great entries, it was so difficult to limit the winners to just two. However, the winners are well deserved! Congratulations!

  3. A job well done to all – *loved* reading through all the haiku! Congrats to the winners – you two earned it! 😀

  4. Thank you!

    Congrats to Kim! :)