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Banks, Lynne Reid 1929-

Overview
Works: 312 works in 1,650 publications in 11 languages and 60,924 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Film adaptations  Drama  Children's films  History  Fantasy films  Domestic fiction  Folklore  Children's audiobooks 
Roles: Author, Narrator, Bibliographic antecedent, Editor
Classifications: PZ7.R2737, FIC
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Lynne Reid Banks
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

143 editions published between 1979 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 7,410 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A nine-year-old boy received 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
The return of the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

72 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 4,876 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A year after he sends his Indian friend 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 )

45 editions published between 1900 and 2010 in English and held by 4,178 WorldCat member 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 )

40 editions published between 1993 and 2004 in English and held by 3,797 WorldCat member 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
The key to the Indian by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

20 editions published between 1998 and 2008 in English and held by 2,403 WorldCat member 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 )

38 editions published between 1978 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,101 WorldCat member 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 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,948 WorldCat member 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( Recording )

43 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,484 WorldCat member 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
Harry the poisonous centipede : a story to make you squirm by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

28 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 1,417 WorldCat member 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
One more river by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

33 editions published between 1972 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,407 WorldCat member 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 )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,318 WorldCat member 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 )

24 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 1,279 WorldCat member 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
The Indian in the cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 1,211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On his 9th birthday, Omri receives a cupboard that magically brings his 3 in. toy Indian Little Bear to life. They bond, embarking on an amazing adventure, until Omri's friend Patrick brings a 6-shooting cowboy to life and the secret is in danger of being revealed
Dark quartet : the story of the Brontës by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

26 editions published between 1976 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,196 WorldCat member 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 )

99 editions published between 1960 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Donated by the Miss Edith Gorman estate
The adventures of King Midas by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

15 editions published between 1976 and 1998 in English and held by 939 WorldCat member 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
The backward shadow by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

25 editions published between 1970 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 904 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young solo parent opens a gift shop with the help of her friend
The magic hare by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

13 editions published between 1992 and 2014 in English and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Overview: For everyone who loves magic, here are the delightful tales of a wild and wonderful animal who is clever enough to outwit giants and dragons, greedy kings and bad-tempered queens, but caring enough to help those in trouble, even if he has to travel to the moon. The only thing he never is, is boring. You'll read these stories again and again, and never, ever forget The Magic Hare
Broken bridge by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

16 editions published between 1980 and 2007 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The murder of fourteen-year-old Glen Shelby, soon after his arrival in Israel to visit his father's family, has a dramatic effect on the lives of his relatives, the other members of their kibbutz, and the Arabs responsible for his death
Harry the poisonous centipede's big adventure : another story to make you squirm by Lynne Reid Banks( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harry, a young centipede, faces danger and frustration when he is captured by a hoo-min and placed in a jar
 
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The return of the IndianThe secret of the IndianThe mystery of the cupboardThe key to the IndianI, Houdini : the autobiography of a self-educated hamsterThe fairy rebelThe Indian in the cupboardHarry the poisonous centipede : a story to make you squirm