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7 Best JRR Tolkien Books of All Time

Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best JRR Tolkien books (instead of one person's opinion).

    Our process:
  1. Search for "best jrr tolkien books" and study the top 4 articles.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2023)

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  1. 1

    The Children of Hurin

    J. R. R. Tolkien

  3. 3

    The Silmarillion

    J. R. R. Tolkien

  4. 7


  • How was this JRR Tolkien books list created?

    We searched for "best JRR Tolkien books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many JRR Tolkien books are in this list?

    There are 7 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this JRR Tolkien books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of JRR Tolkien books on the internet.

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