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Toad Rage

Toad Rage
 

Now available in paperback--the novel that introduces a cane toad named Limpy, who is desperate to save his species from ending up as pancakes on the roadways. Somehow he must make humans see how fabulous cane toads really are.

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ISBN 9780375827631
Published 12 January 2008 by Random House
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Alternate Format(s) View All (11 other possible title(s) available)
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Availability Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9780375827631
ISBN-10 0375827633
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Random House
Imprint Random House Inc
Publication Date 12 January 2008
International Publication Date 11 January 2005
Publication Country United States United States
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Animal Stories
Humour
Australian
Number of Pages 164
Dimensions Width: 134mm
Height: 192mm
Spine: 11mm
Weight 118g
Interest Age 8-12 years
Reading Age 8-12 years
Library of Congress Adventure and adventurers, Australia, Human-animal relationships, Toads, Sydney (N.S.W.)
NBS Text Humour: Collections & General
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 105742

Description of this Book

Limpy's family reckons humans don't hate cane toads, but Limpy knows otherwise. He's spotted the signs: the cross looks, the unkind comments, the way they squash cane toads with their cars. Limpy is desperate to save his species from ending up as pancakes. Somehow he must make humans see how fabulous cane toads really are. Risking everything, he sets off on a wart-tinglingly dangerous and daring journey to . . . the Olympics? This is the epic story of a slightly squashed young cane toad's quest for the truth. From the Hardcover edition.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Commended for Nene Award 2007 -- Commended for Nene Award 2008

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Author's Bio

Morris Gleitzman has been a frozen-chicken thawer, fashion-industry trainee, department-store Santa, and screenwriter, among other things. Now he's one of Australia's best-loved children's book authors.

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