Beren and Lúthien NPR coverage of Beren and Lúthien by J. R. R. Tolkien. News, author interviews, critics' picks and more.
NPR logo Beren and Lúthien

Beren and Lúthien

by J.R.R. Tolkien

Hardcover, 288 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $30 |

purchase

Buy Featured Book

Title
Beren and Lúthien
Author
J.R.R. Tolkien

Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How?

NPR Summary

An important chapter in the saga of The Silmarillion, first conceived by Tolkien at the end of his service in World War I, follows the romance between an immortal elf and a mortal whose worthiness is put to an impossible test.