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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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Eat Your Vegetables Day

Vegetables might be your worst nightmare or in your favourite dreams. Read Toad Surprise by Morris Gleitzman from Puffin (it’s all about dreams)

2 days ago

Saturday Football

Goal!!! Could there be a better time to read Boy Overboard by Morris Gleitzman. Published by Puffin.

4 days ago

Saturday Football

Goal!!! Could there be a better time to read Extra Time by Morris Gleitzman. Published by Puffin.

4 days ago

Saturday Football

Goal!!! Could there be a better time to read Extra Time by Morris Gleitzman. Published by Puffin.

11 days ago

Hug your cat day

Why not celebrate cats with Teacher's Petby Morris Gleitzman from Puffin.

15 days ago

Saturday Football

Goal!!! Could there be a better time to read Boy Overboard by Morris Gleitzman. Published by Puffin.

18 days ago

World Dracula Day

A spooky one today... Pizza Cake by Morris Gleitzman from Puffin

24 days ago

Saturday Football

Goal!!! Could there be a better time to read Boy Overboard by Morris Gleitzman. Published by Puffin.

25 days ago

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