The Tolkien Road

A podcast about Middle-earth and all things Tolkien.


A Journey Through The Silmarillion

You asked for a brief sketch of my stuff that is connected with my imaginary world. It is difficult to say anything without saying too much: the attempt to say a few words opens a floodgate of excitement...

Have you ever tried to read The Silmarillion? If you have, you know it’s not easy.

This guide is here to help you undertake and complete that great journey so that you can better understand the rich background and history that informs The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. I truly hope you find it of benefit!


Get The Tolkien Road

It will help you…

  • Grasp the book’s complex structure.
  • Become familiar with key plot points.
  • Visualize the changing world with simple maps.
  • Deepen your appreciation of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.