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By Gleitzman, Morris

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I had a plan for me and Zelda. Pretend to be someone else. Find new parents. Be safe forever. Then the Nazis came.

ISBN 9780141324821
Barcode 9780141324821
Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780670072781
Published 2 June 2008 by Penguin
Format Paperback
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Series Once/Now/Then/After (part: 2)
Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks

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ISBN-13 9780141324821
ISBN-10 0141324821
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 2 June 2008
International Publication Date 1 January 2009
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Series Once/Now/Then/After (part: 2)
Category Fiction (Child / Teen)
Award Winning
Book of the Year Shortlist: Younger Reader
Number of Pages 192
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 138g
Interest Age 9-11 years
Reading Age 9-11 years
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 823.914
Catalogue Code 66714

Description of this Book

I had a plan for me and Zelda. Pretend to be someone else. Find new parents. Be safe forever. Then the Nazis came.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Short-listed for Independent Booksellers' Week Book of the Year Award: Children's Book of the Year 2009 -- Short-listed for Children's Book Council of Australia Awards: Book of the Year - Young Readers 2009
NZ Review Praise for Once: 'Haunting ... dangerous and desperate, but also full of courage and hope' -- Guardian 'Painfully truthful' -- Sunday Times 'Funny and shocking at the same time' -- Jewish Chronicle
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 5 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Morris Gleitzman was born in Lincolnshire and moved to Australia in his teens. He worked as a paperboy, a shelf-stacker, a frozen chicken de-froster, an assistant to a fashion designer and more before taking a degree in Professional Writing at Canberra College and becoming a writer. He has written for TV, stage, newspapers and magazines but is best-known for his hugely succesful children's books including Two Weeks with the Queen, Bumface and Once.

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