This Book FINALLY Explains Why Hobbits Drink Coffee

This Book FINALLY Explains Why Hobbits Drink Coffee

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“The Lord of the Rings” may be the most fully-fleshed out fantasy series of all time. J.R.R. Tolkien’s attention to detail is famed. He constructed usable languages and maps to make the world as immersive as possible for readers. Botanist Walter Judd and artist Graham Judd have taken that level of immersion a step further in the new book “Flora of Middle-Earth.”   via Amazon   Judd uses the real-life origins of Tolkien’s flora to examine how the plants fit into Middle-Earth. When the book examines coffee, for example, Judd writes:  [Tolkien] considered the presence of coffee in Middle-Earth as representing an …