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The Silmarillion: Illustrated by the Author by J.R.R. Tolkien

nwilliams96's review

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adventurous challenging dark emotional hopeful inspiring lighthearted reflective sad tense slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? Yes
  • Loveable characters? Yes
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? It's complicated

5.0

savilles's review against another edition

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challenging mysterious slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? No
  • Loveable characters? N/A
  • Diverse cast of characters? No
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

3.5

eryn_elenath's review against another edition

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adventurous challenging dark mysterious tense slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Plot
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

3.0

b00kdragon's review against another edition

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challenging dark informative reflective tense slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? It's complicated

4.0

skyedivin's review against another edition

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informative slow-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? Character
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

2.25

hackedbyawriter's review against another edition

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5.0

An absolute gem (no pun intended).

marcusk's review against another edition

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adventurous dark informative mysterious sad medium-paced
  • Plot- or character-driven? A mix
  • Strong character development? It's complicated
  • Loveable characters? It's complicated
  • Diverse cast of characters? Yes
  • Flaws of characters a main focus? Yes

4.75

izzyafternoon's review against another edition

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adventurous challenging emotional informative mysterious tense slow-paced

4.0

honnomushi13's review against another edition

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Andy Serkis is a superb narrator. But the content is just turgid and it feels like a never ending list of names. Sorry JRRT, this just isn't for me.

ritabrush's review against another edition

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challenging slow-paced

2.0