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J. Longo

Where the Stars Are Strange: J. R. R. Tolkien and Me

“The best books show us who we were when we first read them, who we are now, and who we may yet become.”

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the RingsThe HobbitThe Fellowship of the Ring

The Lord of the RingsHere are dragons

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the Rings

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The Lord of the Ring

Here were dragons

The Lord of the Rings

The Lord of the RingsThe Lord of the RingsThe Return of the KingThe Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings

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I write middle-grade witch and octopus fiction, and live with my wife and son outside Chicago.