Ents are a race of beings in J. R. R. Tolkien's fantasy world Middle-earth who
closely resemble trees. They are similar to the talking trees in folklore around the
Dec 24, 2012 ... In November 2012 Locus Online hosted a poll for the best novels and short fiction
of the 20th and 21st centuries, with five categories in each ...
Here are results of Locus Online's 20th and 21st centuries polls in short fiction
categories ..... 1, Tolkien, J. R. R. : The Lord of the Rings (1955), 5675, 340.
The complete family tree of all the creatures in the Lord of the Rings and Tolkien's
Nov 7, 2016 ... The implicit contract between writer and reader—'I'm going to tell you ... In The
Lord of the Rings Tolkien goes so far as to have him perish (not ...
Jan 13, 2017 ... Do Tolkien's Elves and Hobbits have pointed ears? .... with Glorfindel, but unlike
him their mission was to stir up rebellion amongst men against Sauron in the dark
East. ..... The Silmarillion won the Locus Award for 1997.
May 27, 2016 ... Before Frodo's ring in The Lord of the Rings, there was the ring of Gyges in ... Or
better said, he's like all of us with an innate locus imperium – a .... Plato, like his
student Aristotle, believed in a natural inequality among humans, ...
The story began as a sequel to Tolkien's earlier fantasy book The Hobbit and
soon developed into a much larger story. It was written in stages between 1937 ...