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Read by Gleitzman, Morris; Producer Nguyen, Yen
A young Aussie soccer genius and his 10-year-old manager take on the world. And win. For a time. A funny and moving story from one of Australia's most entertaining authors.
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Read by Gleitzman, Morris
1946. Europe is in ruins. Millions of people dream of finding happiness somewhere else. Fourteen year old Felix is one of them. When he's offered a journey to Australia, he seizes the opportunity. So does someone very dear to him, even though she wasn't actually invited. They hav...e high hopes for Australia, and their dramatic arrival there makes them want to stay. But before Felix and Anya can embrace the love and friendship of their new land, they must confront the murderous urge for revenge still alive in the old. Felix knows he hasn't faced anything like this before. He may not survive, but he's hoping he will. Maybe.Read more
Ludo helps other people. It's how he was brought up. When Dad is elected to Federal Parliament, Ludo grabs the chance to make Australia an even better place. But he soon discovers it's not the homeless of the national capital who most need his help - it's the rich and powerful.
By Gleitzman, Morris
Set in the current day, this is the final book in the series that began with Once, continued withThen and is... Now. 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.Read more
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By Cornelius, Patricia; Gleitzman, Morris
DO NOT GO GENTLE...In the world as we know it, full of aspiration and glamour, there is something monstrous about coming to our end full of regret. In Do Not Go Gentle, Patricia Cornelius introduces us to a group of ageing characters out on the ice to face their lives, their choi...ces and their challenges. And they do it through the goggles of the ill-fated Antarctic explorer Robert Scott. THE BERRY MAN...The Berry Man follows four characters in a rural community; a woman in her 40s, wanting a child, a Vietnam veteran who inherits a farm and becomes determined to grow berries, his old army buddy and a mysterious younger man who comes to stayRead more
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