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

Recent activity

5 months ago

Out now! Blabber Mouth and Sticky Beak by Morris Gleitzman,. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Belly Flop and Water Wings published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Two Weeks with the Queen published by Puffin.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read The Blabber Mouth Collection published by Macmillan Children's Books.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Deadly! published by Puffin.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Boy Overboard published by Puffin.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Teacher's Pet published by Puffin.
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8 months ago

Happy Birthday Morris Gleitzman! Now's the time to read Girl Underground published by Puffin.
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