Morris Gleitzman
About the author

Morris Gleitzman

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 42 books, he’s one of Australia’s most popular authors. He was appointed the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018–2019.

Books by Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman Articles

Podcast: Morris Gleitzman on Ending His Popular Once Series

Podcast

16 December 2021

Podcast: Morris Gleitzman on Ending His Popular Once Series

    A Champion of Children's Stories

    News | Author Related

    21 November 2019

    A Champion of Children's Stories

    Podcast: Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018 and 2019, Morris Gleitzman talks about Writing Children's Fiction.

    Podcast

    15 August 2019

    Podcast: Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018 and 2019, Morris Gleitzman talks about Writing Children's Fiction.

      Children's Laureate Spotlight: Revisit Morris Gleitzman's stunning 2016 CBCA acceptance speech

      Kids & Ya

      1 March 2018

      Children's Laureate Spotlight: Revisit Morris Gleitzman's stunning 2016 CBCA acceptance speech

      Maybe by Morris Gleitzman

      Kids & Ya

      5 September 2017

      Maybe by Morris Gleitzman

      Book of the Week: Toad Delight by Morris Gleitzman

      Kids & Ya

      15 August 2016

      Book of the Week: Toad Delight by Morris Gleitzman

      Talking about toads with Morris Gleitzman

      Kids & Ya

      15 August 2016

      Talking about toads with Morris Gleitzman