At the Back of the North Wind

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Project Gutenberg, 2009 - Juvenile Fiction - 378 pages
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At the Back of the North Wind is a children's book by George MacDonald. It was serialized in the children's magazine Good Words for the Young beginning in 1868 and was published in book form in 1871. It is a fantasy centered around a boy named Diamond and his adventures with the North Wind. Diamond travels together with the mysterious Lady North Wind through the nights.OCo Excerpted from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia."

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User Review  - Tony - Goodreads

AT THE BACK OF THE NORTH WIND. (1871). George MacDonald. ****. This children's story was first serialized in a new magazine, “Good Words for the Young.” The demand for fantasy stories for children was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Ali - Goodreads

I like George MacDonald, but for some reason, I just do not like this book. There was something pointless feeling about it to me. It didn't have the same themes of morality as Phantastes or The ... Read full review

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