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==2008 edition==
==2008 edition==
A new edition is due to be published in September [[2008]], followed by a full-cast [[Audiobooks|audiobook]] in October. According to [[David Brawn]], ''Tales from the Perilous Realm'' will be 2008's "flagship book"; ''[[Roverandom]]'' will be added to the compilation<sup>[]</sup>.
A new edition is wa published in September [[2008]], followed by the [[Tales from the Perilous Realm (1992 radio series)|full-cast dramatization]] in October. ''Tales from the Perilous Realm'' was 2008's "flagship book"; ''[[Roverandom]]'' was added to the compilation.<sup>[]</sup>
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Tales from the Perilous Realm
Tales from the Perilous Realm 2008 cover.jpg
AuthorJ.R.R. Tolkien
ReleasedJanuary 1997
FormatHardback in dustwrapper

Tales from the Perilous Realm, first published in 1997, is a compilation of several short stories and poems by J.R.R. Tolkien, which had been previously published separately or in other compilations:

From the publisher

The fat and unheroic Farmer Giles of Ham is called upon to do battle with the dragon Chrysophylax; Niggle the painter sets out to paint the perfect tree in Leaf by Niggle; hobbits, princesses, dwarves and trolls partake in The Adventures of Tom Bombadil; and Smith of Wootton Major journeys to the Land of Faery via the magical ingredients of a giant cake.

2008 edition

A new edition is wa published in September 2008, followed by the full-cast dramatization in October. Tales from the Perilous Realm was 2008's "flagship book"; Roverandom was added to the compilation.[1]