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Once

Morris Gleitzman

For three years and eight months Felix has lived in a convent orphanage high in the mountains of Poland. He is different from the other orphans, though, as Felix is convinced his parents are still alive and that they will one day come back to get him. But instead, the orphanage is visited by a group of Nazis... This book is suitable for ages 11+.
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Publisher Description

Once I escaped from an orphanage to find my Mum and Dad. Once I saved a girl called Zelda from a burning house. Once I made a Nazi with toothache laugh. My name is Felix. This is my story. The reference at the end of the book to readers' notes refers to the teachers' notes which can be found at our Education Centre.

Author Biography

Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was sixteen. After university he worked for ten years as a screenwriter. Then he had a wonderful experience. He wrote a novel for young people. Now, after 36 books, he's one of Australia's most popular children's authors. Visit Morris at his website- morrisgleitzman.com

Prizes

Winner of YABBA: Fiction for Years 7-9 2007

Product Details

Author
Morris Gleitzman
Publisher
Penguin Books Australia
ISBN-10
0143301950
ISBN-13
9780143301950
Format
Paperback
Country of Publication
Australia
Year
2005
Publication Date
2005-08-01
Pages
160
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