My all time favorite set of books ever. I love many different books but these will always be my favorite. (I haven't read The Silmarillion yet though. Reading it as soon as I can get my hands on a copy.
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The Silmarillion was published posthumously by Tolkien's son, Christopher Tolkien, in Its subject is the creation and history of the Universe of Eä, of which Middle-earth is a part; A natural companion to the better-known Tolkien books.