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Episode 27 – The Indian in the Cupboard by Lynne Reid Banks
On Omri’s ninth birthday he gets a medicine cupboard from his older brother as well as a small plastic Indian toy from his best friend. That night he puts the toy in the cupboard and finds that it comes to life. Omri then finds out how much trouble such a small toy can cause and how someone can love a toy they didnt’ even like to begin with.
The Indian in the Cupboard is a children’s novel by the British writer Lynne Reid Banks. It was published in 1980.
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Recommended Age: 9 and up.
There is mild violence and stressful situations. Cartoonish racially charged language.
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