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Banks, Lynne Reid 1929-

Overview
Works: 285 works in 1,453 publications in 7 languages and 63,573 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  History  Drama  Domestic fiction  Folklore  Fantasy fiction, English  Young adult works  Interviews 
Roles: Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.R2737, [FIC]
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Publications about Lynne Reid Banks
Publications by Lynne Reid Banks
Most widely held works by Lynne Reid Banks
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
111 editions published between 1979 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 7,542 libraries worldwide
A nine-year-old boy receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him--Résumé de l'éditeur
The return of the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
60 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 4,948 libraries worldwide
A year after he sends his Indian friend, Little Bear, back into the magic cupboard, Omri decides to bring him back only to find that he is close to death and in need of help
The secret of the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
43 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and held by 4,355 libraries worldwide
In this third book about Omri and his magic cupboard, Omri and his friend Patrick must risk grownups' discovering their secret when they find themselves in need of a friend's toy plastic doctors to save wounded people from the dangerous world of the Old West which the cupboard enables them to enter
The mystery of the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
39 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 3,932 libraries worldwide
After the family moves to the country to a house recently inherited by his mother, Omri finds many secrets revealed to him when he accidentally discovers the link between the house and the magic cupboard. Sequel to "The Secret of the Indian." Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Harry the poisonous centipede : a story to make you squirm by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
50 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 3,568 libraries worldwide
When their adventures lead them to explore the biggest and scariest villain of all, Harry and George realize that they are not brave, only reckless and foolish
The key to the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 2,288 libraries worldwide
As Omri, his father, and other members of his family learn more about the cupboard in his room, together and separately they are caught up in several dangerous adventures that reveal more about its powers
I, Houdini : the autobiography of a self-educated hamster by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
32 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and held by 2,282 libraries worldwide
A boastful hamster with exceptional talent as an escape artist recounts his experiences chewing, wriggling, or squeezing his way out of various closed areas in his quest for the great Outside
The fairy rebel by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
30 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,200 libraries worldwide
A rebellious fairy named Tiki, already in trouble for breaking the rule against wearing jeans, risks the further wrath of the Fairy Queen by trying to fulfill a human's special request for help
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Sound Recording )
36 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,615 libraries worldwide
A nine-year-old boy receives a plastic Indian, a cupboard, and a little key for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life in the cupboard and befriends him
One more river by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
30 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,533 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Lesley is upset when her parents abandon their comfortable life in Canada for a kibbutz in Israel prior to the 1967 war
The farthest-away mountain by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
21 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,482 libraries worldwide
Fifteen-year-old Dakin embarks on a dangerous journey to fulfill her three desires: to visit the farthest-away mountain, to meet a gargoyle, and to find a prince
Tiger, tiger by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
19 editions published between 2004 and 2013 in English and held by 1,333 libraries worldwide
Two tiger cub brothers are torn from the jungle and taken to Rome. The stronger cub is trained as a killer at the Coliseum. Emperor Caesar makes a gift of the smaller cub to his beautiful daughter, Aurelia. She adores her cub, Boots. Julius, a young animal keeper, teaches Aurelia how to earn Boots's trust. Boots is pampered while his brother, known as Brute, lives in the cold and darkness, let out only to kill. Caesar trusts Julius to watch Aurelia and her prized pet. But when a prank backfires, Boots temporarily escapes and Julius must pay with his life. Thousands watch as Julius is sent unarmed into the arena to face the killer Brute. From the Hardcover edition
Dark quartet : the story of the Brontës by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
22 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,272 libraries worldwide
The brilliant but tortured lives of the Brontes are presented in a biographical novel that is as dramatic as Wuthering Heights or Jane Eyre
The L-shaped room by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
78 editions published between 1960 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,146 libraries worldwide
Donated by the Miss Edith Gorman estate
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( visu )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in 5 languages and held by 1,127 libraries worldwide
A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him
The dungeon by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 993 libraries worldwide
Driven by his grief over the loss of his family and by his longing for adventure, Bruce MacLennan sets out from Scotland for China, where he buys a young girl, who tries to ease his pain but instead is caught up in his desire for vengance
The backward shadow by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
24 editions published between 1970 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 951 libraries worldwide
Jane and her baby live alone in a country cottage while she and Dorothy start a shop. Sequel to the L-shaped room
Broken bridge by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
15 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 941 libraries worldwide
Sequel to One more river - Set in Israel where a fourteen-year-old boy is murdered by Arab terrorists - The consequences illustrate the situation of the Palestinian Arabs who have lived under military occupation since 1967_
Alice-by-accident by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
12 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 927 libraries worldwide
Nine-year-old Alice must write about herself for an assignment in her London school, and in doing so, she sorts out her feelings about her somewhat prickly single mother, the father she has never met, her flamboyant paternal grandmother, and the rest of her sometimes confusing life
The adventures of King Midas by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )
8 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 884 libraries worldwide
King Midas comes to regret his wish to turn all he touches into gold and must deal with a magician, a witch, and a dragon as he tries to undo the magical spell
 
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Banks, L. R. (Lynne Reid), 1929-
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Stephenson, Lynne Reid Banks, 1929-
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