Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain)

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Feature Stirring Rings by Larner

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Five were sent to advise and guide and cajole, but one sought instead to rule.  The making and breaking of Wizards.  Currently under reconstruction.  Beta by Fiondil.

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, History of Middle-earth
Characters: As a Group: The Fellowship, As a Group: The Valar, As a Group: Dwarves, As a Group: Easterlings, As a Group: Elves, As a Group: Ents, As a Group: Gondorians, As a Group: Green-elves, As a Group: Haradrim, As a Group: Hobbits, As a Group: Orcs, As a Group: Rohirrim, As a Group: Thorin and Company, Bree-lander: Barliman Butterbur, Elf: Círdan, Elf: Finarfin, Elf: Finrod Felagund, Elf: Galadriel/Artanis, Elf: Galdor of the Havens, Elf: Gildor Inglorion, Elf: Glorfindel, Elf: Maglor, Elf: Thranduil, Half-Elven: Arwen Undómiel, Half-Elven: Elladan, Half-Elven: Elrohir, Half-Elven: Elrond, Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Isengar, Maia: Ossë, Maia: Uinen, Northern Dúnedain: Argonui, Northern Dúnedain: Other Canonical Northern Dúnedain, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Balrog of Moria, Other: Barrow-wight, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin, Other: Goldberry, Other: Khamûl, Other: Landroval, Other: Mouth of Sauron, Other: Nazgûl/Black Riders/Ringwraiths, Other: Pallando/Rómestámo, Other: Radagast the Brown/Aiwendil, Other: Saruman/Cúrunir/Sharkey, Other: Sauron/Annatar/the Dark Lord, Other: Shadowfax, Other: Smaug the Dragon, Other: Tom Bombadil, Other: Treebeard, Other: Watcher in the Water, Other: Witch King of Angmar, Rohirrim: Gríma Wormtongue
Genres: Action/Adventure, Angst, Character study, Drama, Epic, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Novel
Places: Annúminas, Bree, Lothlórien, Mordor: Mount Doom /Orodruin, Moria (Khazad-dûm), Rivendell/Imladris, The Old Forest, Amon Sûl/Weathertop, Angmar, Arnor, Arthedain, Caradhras, Dale, Dunland, Erebor, Eriador, Fangorn Forest, Fornost, Gondor, Laketown, Mirkwood/Eryn Lasgalen/Greenwood the Great, Mordor, Other place in Arda, Rhovannien, Rhudaur, Rhûn, The Anduin, The Angle, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, The Lonely Mountain, The Misty Mountains, The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: early, 3-Third Age: middle, 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: 3. violence, 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes, 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 40    |    Word count: 208761    |    Read Count: 2532
Completed: No    |    Updated: 11/20/14    |    Published: 01/21/12
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The Old Took's Faunts by Kaylee Arafinwiel

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As everyhobbit knows, the Third Birthday is one of the most important birthdays in a hobbit's life; he or she is old enough to give the First Gifts, and so learn that it is better to Give than to Receive! Gerontius and Adamanta Took had *twelve* lads and lasses to see through that very important birthday! Luckily, with such a large family, the elder siblings were there to help the younger...

 

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Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Belladonna (Took), Hobbit: Boffin: Donnamira, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Mirabella, Hobbit: Other Canon Hobbit, Hobbit: Took: Adamanta (Chubb), Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Hildibrand, Hobbit: Took: Hildifons, Hobbit: Took: Hildigard, Hobbit: Took: Hildigrim, Hobbit: Took: Isembard, Hobbit: Took: Isembold, Hobbit: Took: Isengar, Hobbit: Took: Isengrim III, Hobbit: Took: Isumbras IV (Thain)
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Family, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Great Smials, The Shire: Tookland
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 8. character death
Series: None
Chapters: 12    |    Word count: 6343    |    Read Count: 6525
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/08/14    |    Published: 05/30/14
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Feature Eleventy-One Years: Too Short a Time; Book One by Dreamflower

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 For one-hundred-and-eleven years, Bilbo Baggins dwelt in Bag End, in Hobbiton of the Shire, save for a brief journey into the Wide World. This is his story. Book One: The First Fifty Years.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Elf: Gildor Inglorion, Hobbit: Baggins: Belladonna (Took), Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Bungo, Hobbit: Baggins: Dora, Hobbit: Baggins: Drogo, Hobbit: Baggins: Dudo, Hobbit: Bolger: Belba (Baggins), Hobbit: Bolger: Pansy (Baggins), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Esmeralda (Took), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Gorbadoc (Master), Hobbit: Brandybuck: Menegilda, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Rorimac, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Saradoc, Hobbit: Farmer Maggot, Hobbit: Gamgee: Bell (Goodchild), Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Hobbit: Other Canon Hobbit, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lobelia, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lotho, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Otho, Hobbit: Took: Adalgrim, Hobbit: Took: Adamanta (Chubb), Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Hildibrand, Hobbit: Took: Hildigrim, Hobbit: Took: Isembard, Hobbit: Took: Isembold, Hobbit: Took: Isengar, Hobbit: Took: Lalia (Clayhanger), Hobbit: Took: Paladin II (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Rosa (Baggins), Hobbit: Took: Sigismund, Hobbits: Took: Paladin's older sisters, Original Female Character, Original Male Character, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Coming of Age, Drama, Epic, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Saga
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 1-First Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 46    |    Word count: 102612    |    Read Count: 39164
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/28/14    |    Published: 06/12/12
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The Clayhanger-Took Nuptials by Dreamflower

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Sometimes two people are not quite in love the same way. (Written for the February 2013 LOTR GFIC challenge, "The Dark Side of Love")

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Took: Fortinbras II (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Lalia (Clayhanger)
Genres: Character study, Drabble or Drabble series, Family
Places: The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: None
Series: 65. 2013 February Challenge: The Dark Side of Love
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 303    |    Read Count: 730
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/17/13    |    Published: 02/17/13
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The Knight Has Been Unruly by Dreamflower

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Pippin persuades Gandalf to tell him a story of Bilbo's youth...

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Rorimac, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Adalgrim, Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Sigismund, Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Childhood, Comedy, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Humor
Places: The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2451    |    Read Count: 1045
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/01/11    |    Published: 09/01/11
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Feature The Birthday Gift by Dreamflower

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The story behind one of the Shire's most famous gifts.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Fluff, Friendship, Gapfiller
Places: The Lonely Mountain, The Shire: Great Smials
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1186    |    Read Count: 1472
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/01/11    |    Published: 07/01/11
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Feature A Little Hobbit's Big Birthday by Dreamflower

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Even the remarkable Bilbo Baggins was five years old once...

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bungo, Hobbit: Baggins: Belladonna (Took), Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Took: Adalgrim, Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Sigismund
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Hurt/Comfort
Places: The Shire: Bag End
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Bilbo Baggins, Esquire, Childhood Tales of the Shire
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 4318    |    Read Count: 1399
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/03/10    |    Published: 02/03/10
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Feature The Family Way by Dreamflower

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2009 MEFA nominee

Sometimes doing the respectable thing can be complicated…

Categories: The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Belladonna (Took), Hobbit: Baggins: Bungo, Hobbit: Baggins: Largo, Hobbit: Baggins: Mungo, Hobbit: Bolger: Belba (Baggins), Hobbit: Bolger: Pansy (Baggins), Hobbit: Took: Adalgrim, Hobbit: Took: Adamanta (Chubb), Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Hildigrim, Hobbit: Took: Isumbras IV (Thain), Hobbit: Took: Rosa (Baggins)
Genres: Family, Gapfiller, Humor, Romance-het
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age: middle
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: 15. 2009 June Challenge: Wedding of Your Nightmares
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1938    |    Read Count: 553
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/22/09    |    Published: 08/22/09
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Feature A Midsummer Night's Dream by Dreamflower

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Young Bilbo has a conversation with his grandfather Gerontius and with Gandalf.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Took: Gerontius (Thain), Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General
Places: The Shire: Tookland
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Bilbo Baggins, Esquire, 06. 2008 September Challenge: Young/Old, Childhood Tales of the Shire
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1359    |    Read Count: 1656
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/11/09    |    Published: 08/11/09
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