Selected links

My social media

Twitter @JohnGarthWriter




My sponsors

The Authors Foundation (administered by the Society of Authors)

The Beverly Rogers, Carol C Harter Black Mountain Institute


My publishers (monographs)

Argo (Czech Republic, Worlds)

AST (Russia, Worlds)

Christian Bourgois (France, Great War)

Corvina (Hungary, Worlds)

Frances Lincoln (UK, Worlds)

Hachette Heroes (France, Worlds)

HarperCollins (UK, Great War)

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (USA, Great War)

Klett-Cotta (Germany, Great War)

Minotauro (Spain, Great War and Worlds)

Mondadori (Italy, Worlds)

Princeton University Press (USA, Worlds)

WBG (Germany, Worlds)

Marietti (Italy, Great War)

WSOY (Finland, Worlds)

Zysk (Poland, Great War)


My publishers (selected contributions to larger works)

Bodleian (Maker of Middle-earth)

Marquette University Press (The Lord of the Rings, 1954–2004)

Routledge (J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia)

Tolkien Society (The Ring Goes Ever On, The Return of the Ring)

Walking Tree (’Something Has Gone Crack’, Sub-Creating Arda, Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, Myth and Magic)

West Virginia University Press (Tolkien Studies; online at Project Muse)

Wiley-Blackwell (Blackwell Companion to J.R.R. Tolkien)



Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers in the Great War, an award-winning resource by Edward James, co-editor of the Cambridge Companion to Science Fiction and the Cambridge Companion to Fantasy Literature.



Susan Cooper — The Lost Land

Alan Garner — The Unofficial Alan Garner Website
The Owl Service

Tove Jansson

Ursula Le Guin



The Tolkien Society

The Mythopoeic Society

Tolkien Collector’s Guide

Tolkien Index

Tolkien Transactions

Tolkien Library


Tolkien scholarship

Verlyn Flieger

Patrick Curry

Michael D.C. Drout
Wormtalk and Slugspeak (blog)

Dimitra Fimi

John D. Rateliff — Sacnoth's Scriptorium

Jason Fisher

Eduardo Segura (in Spanish)


Tolkien’s invented languages and writing systems

Vinyar Tengwar — publishes Tolkien's linguistic papers

Parma Eldalamberon — publishes Tolkien's linguistic papers

Resources for Tolkienian Linguistics

Mellonath Daeron

Amanye Tenceli

Other friends

John Howe — Tolkien artist

Ted Nasmith — Tolkien artist

Brian Sibley

Michael Ward — author of the acclaimed Planet Narnia


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