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Eric Linklater

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Eric Linklater was born in the Orkney Islands in the north of Scotland. He fought in the First World War and became a war reporter during the Second World War and the Korean War. The Wind on the Moon began as a story Linklater told his two daughters when they were caught in the rain on a walk. The book later won the Carnegie Medal.

Books by Eric Linklater

The Wind on the Moon

There is no stopping the disobedient Dinah and Dorinda in this delightful Carnegie Winning novel

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