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Author
Morris Gleitzman
Publisher
Penguin
Genre
Children’s Fiction
Released
03 May, 2010

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    Synopsis

    Felix is a grandfather. He has achieved much in his life and is widely admired. He has mostly buried the painful memories of his childhood, but they resurface when his granddaughter Zelda comes to stay with him. Together they face a cataclysmic event armed only with their with gusto and love – an event that helps them achieve salvation from the past, but also brings the possibility of destruction.Longlisted for the Guardian Children's Fiction prize 2010.
    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.

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