Frodo’s made a lot of stupid decisions on the road, and now he’s paying the price – but thanks to the stubbornness of his friends, it’s not the ultimate price. Read more
The Black Riders make their move… Read more
Frodo has his “private talks” and receives some much-needed guidance as the Black Riders close in. Read more
Frodo returns to the road, and Tolkien returns to the plot. Also, worldbuilding. Read more
Frodo has faced threats and danger many times already, but this is his first test of courage as Tolkien goes for full-on horror. But first, a digression on women in Lord of the Rings. Read more
While the hobbits are largely concerned with figuring out who (or what) Tom Bombadil is, we get a chance to learn a little more about the hobbits.
As Frodo flies from The Enemy, he comes face to face with a much different power. Read more