NEW BOOK: BEREN AND LÚTHIEN

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  1. Erestor Arcamen

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    New book being released, Beren and Luthien:

     
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    Happy day for Tolkienists!!!!!

    Maybe this will be my entry into the First Age of Middle-earth.

    "The new book will feature passages from various different iterations alongside illustrations by Alan Lee."

    Alan Lee won an academy award for his artwork on The Return of the King film.
     
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    I just got my book today. It was planning on reading it during my vacation next week, but I don't think I can wait that long.
     
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    Dive in, Starbrow, dive right in. ;)

    Awesome! I can't wait to read it! Too bad it's $30.00 in America...one day soon though.

    Let me know how it is, I really love fantasy love stories, especially between humans and elves.

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    Just ordered my copy of Beren and Luthien... Looking for forward to reading it and adding it to my library.
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    EcthelionL Away with the Eldar...

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    Currently reading it. Great to see how the story changed over time, that Beren was first a Gnome or that he served in the kitchens of Telvido, Prince of Cats.
     
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    Neat to see a story evolve.... Will read it as soon as I am finished with my re-read of The Lord of the Rings.
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    I really enjoyed it, but I was so disappointed that Tolkien didn't finish the Lay.
     
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    Well , still looking forward to reading it and if I ever run into the good Professor in the next world I'll ask him to finish the tale ... if he doesn't mind...:D
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