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  • Author:
    Lynne Reid Banks
  • ISBN:
    0140032363
  • ISBN13:
    978-0140032369
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  • Publisher:
    Penguin Books; New Ed edition (1971)
  • Pages:
    288 pages
  • Subcategory:
    World Literature
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Lynne Reid Banks (born 31 July 1929) is a British author of books for children and adults.

Lynne Reid Banks (born 31 July 1929) is a British author of books for children and adults. She has written forty-five books, including the best-selling children's novel The Indian in the Cupboard, which has sold over 10 million copies and has been successfully adapted to film. Her first novel, The L-Shaped Room, published in 1960, was an instant and lasting best seller. It was later made into a movie of the same name and led to two sequels, The Backward Shadow and Two is Lonely.

Lynne Reid Banks has written a number of books for children and young adults. As I left the house and walked past the area railings I looked at the basement windows, but the curtains were drawn. The neighbourhood was completely strange to me. Her children’s books include The Adventures of King Midas; The Farthest-Away Mountain; Maura’s Angel; The Indian in the Cupboard, recently made into a major Hollywood film; Return of the Indian; The Fairy Rebel; and The Magic Hare. Her books for teenagers include One More River, Sarah and After, My Darling Villain, The Writing on the Wall, Melusine: A Mystery and Broken Bridge.

This is a historically and politically very engrossing book, in which Banks - who lived for some years on a kibbutz herself - paints a very vivid picture of life in Israel, and what it would be like to be part of a kibbutz community (I still find the idea of everyone's children being raised together in a 'children's house' odd but that.

Children at the Gate book. Lynne Reid Banks is a British author of books for children and adults. Gerda, having run away from divorce and tragedy in Canada, has. She has written forty books, including the best-selling children's novel The Indian in the Cupboard, which has sold over 10 million copies and been made into a film. Banks was born in London, the only child of James and Muriel Reid Banks. She was evacuated to Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada during World War II but returned after Lynne Reid Banks is a British author of books for children and adults.

You Must Read This!!P. GOD BLESS AMERICA (this book makes me love our country even more!)

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Lynne Reid Banks is also a best-selling author of books for children and young adults. I turned from the two discouraging red figures at the bottom of my bank statement to the other typewritten envelope. Her classic children’s novel, The Indian in the Cupboard, has sold over ten million copies worldwide. Also by lynne reid banks. It had been forwarded from Fulham.

Publisher: Simon & Schuster (May 1, 2000). ISBN13: 9780743211628. Browse Related Books. Resources and Downloads. High Resolution Images. Book Cover Image (jpg): Children At the Gate. Trade Paperback 9780743211628. MB). Children At the Gate. Parallels occur when two planets are at the same declination, both in the north or south. They are considered to have the same effect as conjunctions. She has written forty books, including the best-selling children's novel The Indian in the Cupboard, which has sold over 10 million copies and has been successfully adapted to film. Contraparallels are when one star in the north and another in the south are at the same declination.

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