The Hobbit

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Bilbo Baggins lives a peaceful life in his hobbit hole. He lives in Bag End, near the town of Hobbiton, but one day this tranquility is brought apart by the arrival of the wizard Gandalf. Gandalf persuades Bilbo to join him on a journey with a group of thirteen mildly aggressive dwarves. They are about to set out on a quest to reclaim their treasure from the dragon Smaug, and Bilbo is supposed to act as the thief in the plan. Bilbo isn’t sure he wants to leave the comfort of his hobbit hole, but Gandalf manages to get him to come. Soon after they left, three trolls capture all of them except for Gandalf, who manages to trick the trolls into staying outside after sunrise, and the sun turns them into stone. The group then finds a stockpile of the trolls weapons. Gandalf and the dwarf lord Thorin take magic swords, while Bilbo takes a small sword of his own. The group stops at the elfish fortress of Rivendell where the get advice from the elf Lord Elrond, then set out to cross the Misty Mountains. They find shelter in a cave during a snowstorm, but a group of goblins who live in the ...
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