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Two Towers (Paperback) (J. R. R. Tolkien)
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The standard hardcover edition of the second volume of The Lord of the Rings includes a large format fold-out map. Frodo and his Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands of the Dark Lord by destroying it in the Cracks of Doom. They have lost the wizard, Gandalf, in a battle in the Mines of Moria. And Boromir, seduced by the power of the Ring, tried to seize it by force. While Frodo and Sam made their escape, the rest of the company was attacked by Orcs. Now they continue the journey alone down the great River Anduin -- alone, that is, save for the mysterious creeping figure that follows wherever they go.
After losing Gandalf and being divided from their other companions during an Orc attack, Frodo and Sam continue towards Mordor, Land of the Enemy, to destroy the Ring, accompanied only by a mysterious figure that follows them.
Number of Pages: 924
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Sub-Genre: Science Fiction + Fantasy + Magic, Classics
Series Title: The Lord of the Rings
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: J. R. R. Tolkien
Street Date: June 1, 2005
Item Number (DPCI): 248-25-1157