Places: The Shire: Hobbiton

Stories

Feature Discovery by Adonnen Estenniel

Rated PG
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

Elanor Gamgee struggles with new-found love and self-doubt.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Fastred of Greenholm, Hobbit: Gamgee: Elanor
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 6    |    Word count: 771    |    Read Count: 3179
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/04/11    |    Published: 07/04/11
[Report This]


Feature Spite Scorned by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 2]
Table of Contents

When Ted Sandyman does his best and fails to goad Sam Gamgee, he's left wondering quite what happened.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Character study, Drama, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1018    |    Read Count: 1660
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 06/12/11    |    Published: 06/12/11
[Report This]


If Ever You'd Met Me by Linaewen

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

 

After the Quest is over, Sam is unexpectedly reminded of something he forgot to tell the other Travellers.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin)
Genres: General
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1055    |    Read Count: 1241
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/16/11    |    Published: 05/16/11
[Report This]


Feature Weaving Dreams by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Once Pearl Took looked to marry Frodo Baggins, and her mother was overjoyed at the prospect.

A drabble series inspired by the Tolkien Weekly "Tangled Web" challenges.

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Angst, Character study, Coming of Age, Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Gapfiller, General, Romance-het, Vignette
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Great Smials, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 7    |    Word count: 744    |    Read Count: 3695
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/13/11    |    Published: 04/11/11
[Report This]


Feature Announcing One's Love by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

There is one Pippin would tell of his love for Diamond of Long Cleeve.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Character study, Drama, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, Romance-het, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 284    |    Read Count: 796
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/09/11    |    Published: 05/09/11
[Report This]


Feature Stupid Is As Stupid Does by Dreamflower

Rated G
[Reviews - 2]
Table of Contents

Lotho Sackville-Baggins fancied himself a ladies' hobbit; Merry and Sam decide to teach him a lesson...

Categories: Challenge Stories, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin), Hobbit: Gamgee: May, Hobbit: Sackville-Baggins: Lotho
Genres: Artwork: calligraphy, Comedy, Family, Frame story (tale-within-a-tale), Friendship, Humor
Places: Gondor: Minas Tirith/Minas Anor, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: If It's Trewsday It Must Be Buckland...
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3543    |    Read Count: 2062
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/02/11    |    Published: 04/02/11
[Report This]


Cast a Blossom Down to Me by Celeritas

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

The children of the Shire have discovered that the mallorn will send down its flowers if you ask it... sometimes...

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Elanor, Hobbit: Gardner: Frodo Gamgee
Genres: General
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: That Pleasant Corner of the World
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 205    |    Read Count: 1363
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/13/11    |    Published: 03/13/11
[Report This]


Feature Believe It or Not! by Dreamflower

Rated G
[Reviews - 3]
Table of Contents

Sam's older brother finds certain news hard to believe. (A double drabble)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Challenge Stories
Characters: None
Genres: Family, Fixed-length Ficlet (other than drabble), Gapfiller, Humor
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: If It's Trewsday It Must Be Buckland...
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 214    |    Read Count: 935
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/03/11    |    Published: 03/03/11
[Report This]


Feature Gossip At the Ivy Bush by Dreamflower

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

A drabble about the "stranger from Michel Delving" who was in the Ivy Bush the night the Gaffer was talking about The Party...(written for goldvermilion87 at her request)

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Drabble or Drabble series
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 105    |    Read Count: 876
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/28/11    |    Published: 02/28/11
[Report This]


The Cat by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Gaffer Gamgee isn't too certain about the prospective new member to the family.  A true drabble.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 116    |    Read Count: 845
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/22/11    |    Published: 01/22/11
[Report This]


Scandal Overheard by Larner

Rated PG13
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

Primula Brandybuck Baggins has the misfortune to overhear Lobelia Sackville-Baggins uttering her latest gossip.

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Drama, Family, Gapfiller, General, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1272    |    Read Count: 396
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/03/11    |    Published: 01/03/11
[Report This]


Better Once than Never by Celeritas

Rated PG
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

It's the Yule after the Troubles, new circumstances have changed the Cottons' wassail, and Rosie is feeling put out. A tale of cunning plans gone awry.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Cotton: "Nick", Hobbit: Cotton: Carl "Nibs", Hobbit: Cotton: Lily (Brown), Hobbit: Cotton: Tolman "Old Tom", Hobbit: Cotton: Tolman "Young Tom", Hobbit: Cotton: Wilcome "Jolly", Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: Rose (Cotton), Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Alternate Universe, Comedy, Romance-het
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 10866    |    Read Count: 1343
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/02/11    |    Published: 01/02/11
[Report This]


A Question of History by Marta

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Pippin and Sam discuss a rather puzzling passage from the Red Book.

(Betas: annmarwalk, Dreamflower, and Linda Hoyland.)

 

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain)
Genres: Drama, Friendship, Gapfiller, Vignette
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 1702    |    Read Count: 2928
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/31/10    |    Published: 07/31/10
[Report This]


Feature Are You Challenging Me? by Beatrice

Rated G
[Reviews - 3]
Table of Contents

At Sam and Rosie's wedding, Pippin flirts with a pretty girl while Diamond glares at him from off on the side.

Categories: Artwork
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Took: Pippin (Thain), Original Female Character
Genres: Artwork: painting
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1    |    Read Count: 1443
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/27/10    |    Published: 07/27/10
[Report This]


Feature Colourful Company by Rhapsody

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Gaffer Gamgee watches how a colourful company arrives at Bag End. Pre-The Hobbit. Maybe minutes before that book started. A Tripple drabble.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: Dwarf: Bombur, Dwarf: Thorin Oakenshield, Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Other: Gandalf/Mithrandir/Ólorin
Genres: Drabble or Drabble series, Gapfiller, General
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: middle, 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 292    |    Read Count: 1082
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/26/10    |    Published: 07/26/10
[Report This]


The Ring that Sauron Forged by Larner

Rated PG13
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

An additive poem on Sauron's greatest and most infamous work.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise, Hobbit: Gollum/Sméagol, Númenórean: Isildur
Genres: Angst, Character study, Gapfiller, Poetry, Tragedy
Places: Mordor, The Grey Havens/Mithlond, The Misty Mountains, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 2-Second Age: middle, 2-Second Age: the Last Alliance, 3-Third Age: late, 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring , 3-Third Age: Post-War of the Ring
Warnings: 3. violence
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 603    |    Read Count: 318
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/19/10    |    Published: 07/19/10
[Report This]


A Mother's Day by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

It is the birthday of Bell Gamgee, and so far things are not going precisely as she would wish.  It is past time, she believes, to note a certain sign she needs before she can give her beloved Hamfast the gift she'd wanted to offer him this day, and at home there are disasters to deal with.  But all is eased when Master Bilbo gives her not precisely a birthday gift but rather a bequest....

Categories: The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Family, Fluff, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Romance-het, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2282    |    Read Count: 1236
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/17/10    |    Published: 07/17/10
[Report This]


The Invitation--at LAST! by Larner

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

The Sackville-Bagginses consider their invitation to the Party.  A true drabble.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Drabble or Drabble series, Family, Gapfiller, General, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 117    |    Read Count: 870
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/14/10    |    Published: 07/14/10
[Report This]


Feature The Unexpected by Peregrin Ionad

Rated G
[Reviews - 2]
Table of Contents

Two short ficlets, separated in time, and featuring different characters, but dealing with the same idea.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master)
Genres: Friendship
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 916    |    Read Count: 1579
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/14/10    |    Published: 07/14/10
[Report This]


Dancing the New Year In by Larner

Rated PG13
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

There must have been a good deal of love expressed between the master and Mistress of Njmber 3, Bagshot Row....

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Character study, Family, Fluff, Gapfiller, Romance-het, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied, 6. adult themes
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 840    |    Read Count: 552
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/10/10    |    Published: 07/10/10
[Report This]


Feature Long Lost Dreams by Armariel

Rated G
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

Sam's sisters, Daisy and May, develop a crush on a certain newcomer. Guess whose help they enlist?  From a Shirebound plotbunny.=:3

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Gamgee: Daisy (the younger), Hobbit: Gamgee: Halfred, Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamfast "the Gaffer", Hobbit: Gamgee: Hamson, Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: May, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Childhood, Family, Fluff, General, Humor, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1411    |    Read Count: 1174
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 07/10/10    |    Published: 07/10/10
[Report This]


Feature Sharing Dinner on Lobelia Lane by Pearl Took

Rated G
[Reviews - 1]
Table of Contents

During the Troubles in the Shire, Widow Rumble wonders
how she will manage to make a meal to feed her friends.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Widow Rumble
Genres: Friendship
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 608    |    Read Count: 1354
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/28/10    |    Published: 05/28/10
[Report This]


Feature The One Left Out of the Conspiracy by Larner

Rated PG13
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Of those listed as the special friends of Frodo Baggins, only Folco Boffin appears to have been left out of the Conspiracy.  But now the Travellers have returned....

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: As a Group: The Travellers (Frodo, Sam, Merry, Pippin), As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Angst, Character study, Drama, Family, Friendship, Gapfiller, General, Hurt/Comfort, Short story
Places: The Shire, The Shire: Bag End, The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: the War of the Ring
Warnings: 2. mild violence, 8. character death
Series: 26. 2010 May Challenge: Tying up Loose Ends
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 6611    |    Read Count: 360
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/25/10    |    Published: 05/25/10
[Report This]


Feature A Mother's Work: Bell by Dreamflower

Rated G
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

For Bell, it's just one of those days every mother knows about...

Categories: The Lord of the Rings
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo, Hobbit: Brandybuck: Merry (Master), Hobbit: Gamgee: Bell (Goodchild), Hobbit: Gamgee: Daisy (the younger), Hobbit: Gamgee: Marigold, Hobbit: Gamgee: May, Hobbit: Gamgee: Samwise
Genres: Character study, Childhood, Family, Fluff, Humor
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: A Mother's Work, Childhood Tales of the Shire
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1128    |    Read Count: 1736
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/12/10    |    Published: 05/12/10
[Report This]


He Who Would Have All by Larner

Rated PG
[Reviews - 0]
Table of Contents

Lotho Sackville-Baggins and the seven deadly sins....

Categories: The Books of J.R.R. Tolkien
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits, Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo, Hobbit: Baggins: Frodo
Genres: Character study, Coming of Age, Family, Gapfiller, Short story, Vignette
Places: The Shire: Hobbiton
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: 4. sexual content implied
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3251    |    Read Count: 1484
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 04/24/10    |    Published: 04/24/10
[Report This]