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For three years and eight months Felix has lived in a convent orphanage high in the mountains of Poland. He is different from the other orphans, though, as Felix is convinced his parents are still alive and that they will one day come back to get him. But instead, the orphanage i... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780143301950
Barcode 9780143301950
Published 1 August 2005 by Penguin
Format Paperback, New title
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Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Series Once (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9780143301950
ISBN-10 0143301950
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Penguin
Imprint Puffin
Publication Date 1 August 2005
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Paperback, New title
Edition New title
Author(s) By Gleitzman, Morris
Series Once (part: 1)
Category Award Winning
Short Stories
NZ, Maori & Pasifika
Australian
Number of Pages 160
Dimensions Width: 129mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 12mm
Weight 152g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
NBS Text Children's Fiction
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult
Dewey Code A823.3
Catalogue Code 14048

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For three years and eight months Felix has lived in a convent orphanage high in the mountains of Poland. He is different from the other orphans, though, as Felix is convinced his parents are still alive and that they will one day come back to get him. But instead, the orphanage is visited by a group of Nazis.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

Awards Winner of YABBA: Fiction for Years 7-9 2007

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Author's Bio

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 36 books, he's one of Australia's most popular children's authors. Visit Morris at his website- morrisgleitzman.com

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