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The Unexpected Connection Between Tolkien’s Orcs And Animorphs’ Villains

The Unexpected Connection Between Tolkien’s Orcs And Animorphs’ Villains

For the 20th anniversary of Animorphs — the series of YA books about kids with the power to shape-change who are fighting against a secret invasion of Earth — author K.A. Applegate gave a retrospective interview to Entertainment Weekly, revealing the vast number of influences on the series. An explicit…