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At the Back of the North Wind

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Based on 2,437 Ratings and 211 Reviews

Book Description
This is a story of a poor stable boy living in Victorian London in which everyday lives are mysteriously enveloped by a power and a glory, personified here as a beautiful woman known as the North Wind. She visits the small boy, Diamond, and takes him with her on her journeys, teaching him about herself. Through the eyes of an innocent and yet perceptive child, MacDonald explores North Wind as a wa... More
Book Information
PublisherRandom House Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (85 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of Pages328
ISBN-101857155092
ISBN-13978-1857155099
Publication Date10/18/2001
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About George MacDonald (Author) : George MacDonald is a published author, editor, and an illustrator. Some of the published credits of George MacDonald include Daisy Pig / Light Princess, Princess and Curdie, Princess and the Goblin, ... more
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About Arthur Hughes (Illustrator) : Arthur Hughes is a published author and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Arthur Hughes include Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood (Illustrated Edition... more
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