Lynne Reid Banks

Lynne Reid Banks 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. HarperCollins have recently reissued the paperback.

Lynne’s, BROKEN BRIDGE, was nominated for the Carnegie Medal and HARRY AND THE POISONOUS CENTIPEDE was nominated for the Nestle Smarties Book Prize in 1996. In October 2013, Lynne won the J. M. Barrie award for outstanding contribution to children’s arts.