Women are flocking to heroic epics – Times of London tries to explain why. Not sure if many of our longtime female readers of Tolkien would agree with these conclusions, though. Thanks to Ringer Spy Arwenelf for the link. [More]

NB: For anyone wishing to comment on this article, The Times does have an e-mail address at the very bottom that you can write to. Much more effective than writing to me!