Morris Gleitzman

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About Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman was born in Lincolnshire and moved to Australia in his teens. He worked as a paperboy, a shelf-stacker, a frozen chicken de-froster, an assistant to a fashion designer and more before taking a degree in Professional Writing at Canberra College and becoming a writer. He has written for TV, stage, newspapers and magazines but is best-known for his hugely succesful children's books including Two Weeks with the Queen, Bumface and Once.

Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was sixteen. He was a frozen-chicken thawer, sugar-mill rolling-stock unhooker, fashion-industry trainee, student, department-store Santa, TV producer, newspaper columnist and screenwriter. Then he had a wonderful experience. He wrote a novel for young people. Now he's one of Australia's most popular children's authors. Visit Morris at his website: href='http://www.morrisgleitzman.com/'morrisgleitzman.com

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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Two Weeks with the Queen published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Misery Guts / Worry Warts published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Sticky Beak (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Blabber Mouth (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Water Wings (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Belly Flop (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Puppy Fat (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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Morris Gleitzman
Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Worry Warts (PB) published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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