Originally Posted by Quexos
I'm wondering, does anyone who has read or is reading the books, have read or will read the appendices ? Cause those are rather exhaustive and long. When I read LOTR many years ago I skipped through the appendices cause it seemed to be unnecessary to the story (though complementary)
There's no need to read the Appendicies. But some of us find the minutiae of Shire Reckoning or how the Hobbits' names have been "translated" fascinating.