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Misery Guts

by Morris Gleitzman

‘I’m only going to say this once more,’ said Dad, ‘so listen very carefully. We are not ever, under any circumstance, going to Australia.’

What does a kid do when his Mum and Dad are misery guts?

Move them to a tropical Paradise, decides Keith. That’ll cheer them up.

It’s a brilliant plan – if he can pull it off.


01 March, 2001

About Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was 16. He was a frozen chicken thawer, sugar mill rolling stock unhooker, fashion industry trainee, student, department store Santa, TV producer, newspaper columnist and freelance screen-writer. Then in 1985 he wrote a novel for young people. Now he's a children's author.


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