JRR Tolkien's popular masterpiece The Hobbit hits the big screen on December 14. Academy Award-winning filmmaker Peter Jackson is behind "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey." It's the first film in a trilogy set in Middle-earth 60 year before "The Lord of the Rings." Know a Tolkien fan? Then you may want to wrap up one of these gifts.
The Art of the Hobbit JRR Tolkien was more than an author, he was also an artist. He drew illustrations and maps to complement his manuscript. His artwork was compiled by Tolkien experts for The Art of the Hobbit, many published for the first time in this new book. Pick up a copy for $24.19 at Amazon.com.
The Hobbit Lego Game
Find the missing Dwarves who have gotten lost in Hobbiton with this fun memory game from Lego. Use hints left by Gandalf the Grey and some Hobbits to help you win. It's perfect for ages seven and up. The game is currently on sale at yoyo.com. It's yours for $27.99.
The Hobbit T-Shirt
Inspired by Thorin's company of Dwarves, Gandalf the Grey and Bilbo Baggins, this Hobbit t-shirt at Hottopic.com features a black and white design. The tee is $20.50 and right now you can buy a second for half off.
The Hobbit Plushie Toys
The Hobbit characters have been transformed into adorable plush dolls just in time for the movie premier. Each 7-inch tall toy is less than $10 at BarnesandNoble.com. Choose between Gandalf, Bilbo, Gollum and more.
Film Cel Bookmark Set
Own your own pieces of "The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey" with these framed film cel bookmarks featuring Gandalf the Grey, Bilbo Baggins and Thorin Oakenshield. The three pack is $20.66 at hobbitshop.com.
By Alison Storm
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