Chapter Sixteen

Chapter Sixteen

A Thief in the Night

Questions
  1. What do you think is going to happen in this chapter?
  2. Bilbo has been instrumental in saving the dwarves time and again, what do you think Bilbo’s plan is?
  3. How do the elves feel or think about Bilbo?
  4. How is Bilbo caught?
  5. What does Bilbo think Thorin is likely to do?
  6. What does Bilbo show Bard and the Elven king?
  7. What does the Elvin king say about Bilbo*?
  8. Who shows up as Bilbo returns to the dwarves?
  9. According to Gandalf there’s new brewing. What do you think that news is?

* — Direct quotes used as your answer.

— Before reading on you need to a) think about the question, and b) do your best to answer it in the context of what you are reading.