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Deluxe Pocket Boxed Set of ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’

Deluxe Pocket Boxed Set of ‘The Lord of the Rings’ and ‘The Hobbit’

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has released a beautiful new boxed set of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Yes, there’s been many boxed sets in the past, but what’s different (and awesome) about this particular […]

Congratulations to the Winner of our Limerick Contest!

Congratulations to the Winner of our Limerick Contest!

  Congratulations to the winner of our Feast Week/Tolkien Week Limerick Contest! We had 71 spectacular entries for this competition and it’s been quite difficult choosing the winner. Here is the one limerick that stood […]

Show Off Your Culinary Creation in our Feast Week Contest!

Show Off Your Culinary Creation in our Feast Week Contest!

What better way to celebrate the works of J. R. R. Tolkien than by joining in the favorite activities of hobbits: cooking and eating. Feast Week provides the perfect excuse for showing your own hobbit-like […]

Celebrate Tolkien Week with Our Limerick Contest

Celebrate Tolkien Week with Our Limerick Contest

In honour of Tolkien Week (and Feast Week), Middle-earth News is holding a Tolkien-inspired Limerick Contest. The rules are simple and anyone is free to participate. This is your chance to write a limerick on anything Tolkien […]

Congrats to our Beowulf Winner!

Congrats to our Beowulf Winner!

We had so many great entries for our Beowulf Giveaway Competition, and it was difficult for us to choose the winner! Congratulations to Alexandra Hoffman who will be receiving a free copy of the recently released […]

Win a Copy of J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘Beowulf’!

Win a Copy of J.R.R. Tolkien’s ‘Beowulf’!

Ever since it was announced, fans of J.R.R. Tolkien have been buzzing about the upcoming publication of Tolkien’s translation of the epic poem Beowulf. It didn’t take long for the not-yet-released Beowulf: A Translation and […]

90 Years Later, Tolkien’s ‘Beowulf’ Translation Sees Publication

90 Years Later, Tolkien’s ‘Beowulf’ Translation Sees Publication

Translated in 1926 but never before considered for publication, Tolkien’s version of the epic Old English poem, edited by his son Christopher, will finally be published on May 22 of this year as Beowulf: A […]

An Eagle’s View of Middle-earth

An Eagle’s View of Middle-earth

This awesome triptych featuring Kili, Thorin, and Fili is titled “The Line of Durin” by Adriana Melo. If you are interested in a print, you can contact her through her Tumblr. (Myla Malinalda) The Zaraysky […]

Celebrate Tolkien Reading Day: Giveaways, Contests, and Prizes!

Celebrate Tolkien Reading Day: Giveaways, Contests, and Prizes!

It’s officially March, which means Tolkien Reading Day (TRD) is not far away. For those of you unfamiliar with TRD, it is celebrated every March 25, the day Sauron was defeated and The One Ring destroyed,  ushering […]

Ain’t no party like a Hobbit line party! Hey! Ho!

Ain’t no party like a Hobbit line party! Hey! Ho!

Our The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug line party at Raleigh IMAX this past December 12, 2013, was a definite success, thanks to the swag we received from our sponsors, for IMAX teaming up with […]