Saturday, December 1, 2012


Cover of first edition, 1937

The Hobbit: A Reading
Sunday, December 9th, 7:30 p.m. 

Master storyteller Helen Engelhardt begins the tale of enchantment that led to the adventures of The Lord Of The Rings. Hear the story of the most famous hobbit of all, Bilbo Baggins, and his dangerous adventures in the big world outside of his subterranean home in Middle Earth.

Helen is a storyteller, author, poet, activist, and independent audio artist. She has been performing original and traditional stories since 1997 and, in 1998, won first prize in the storytelling competition at the Hemingway Days Festival in Key West.

Admission: $8.

The Hobbit is suitable for all ages.

Refreshments will be served.

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Babbo's Books
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Windsor Terrace, Brooklyn, NY 11215 

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