You’ve reached page 230. Let’s review. Copy the following questions into your “comments” box, then answer each one, to the best of your memory.
- How did the dwarves manage to enlist Bilbo as their burglar?
- What has Gandalf’s role been from the very beginning?
- What was the most frightening thing that has happened to Bilbo so far, in your opinion, and why did you choose that particular event?
- Which of the dwarves seems to be the most prominent (noticeable) figure, and why is he so important to the story?
- Why do you believe the dwarves needed Bilbo? In other words, why can’t they achieve their goal without him?