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List Rules Vote for the George MacDonald novels you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best George MacDonald books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that George MacDonald is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. A friend of Lewis Carroll, he was a pioneer of the fantasy genre, and an influence on Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, and others. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of George MacDonald who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

Books here include everything from Debert to The Canadian Museum of Civilization. What are George MacDonald's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.

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Sir Gibbie is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Sir Gibbie George MacDonald

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The Princess and the Goblin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Princess and the Goblin George MacDonald

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The Lost Princess is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Lost Princess George MacDonald

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The Princess and Curdie is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Princess and Curdie George MacDonald

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At the Back of the North Wind is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books

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Phantastes is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Phantastes George MacDonald

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The Maiden's Bequest, the Mini... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Laird's Inheritance George MacDonald

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The Light Princess is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Light Princess George MacDonald

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The Curate's Awakening is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Curate's Awakening George MacDonald

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The Day Boy and the Night Girl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books

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The Shepherd's Castle is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Shepherd's Castle George MacDonald

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The Portent is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Portent George MacDonald

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The Seaboard Parish is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Seaboard Parish George MacDonald

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Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Ranald Bannerman's Boyhood George MacDonald

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Lilith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Lilith George MacDonald

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Rampolli is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Rampolli George MacDonald

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Far Above Rubies is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
Far Above Rubies George MacDonald

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The Curate of Glaston is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Curate of Glaston George MacDonald

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The Diary of an Old soul is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Diary of an Old soul George MacDonald

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The Flight of the Shadow is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best George MacDonald Books
The Flight of the Shadow George MacDonald