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He's good at changing nappies.
He's brilliant at wiping food off walls.
His mum calls him Mr Dependable.
But Angus is desperate to be wild and baby-free.
Can a bold and brave plan stop his mum getting pregnant again?

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780140387971

    August 1, 1998

    Puffin

    192 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • EBook

    9781742285450

    August 1, 1998

    Penguin eBooks

    192 pages

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Awards and Recognition

  • YABBA Children's Choice Awards
    1998
    Longlisted
    Older Readers
  • BILBY Children's Choice Awards
    1999
    Winner
    Older Readers
  • COOL Children's Choice Awards
    1999
    Winner
    Young Reader
  • YABBA Children's Choice Awards
    1999
    Winner
    Older Readers
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    1999
    Shortlisted
    Junior readers
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    2000
    Longlisted
    Young Reader
  • WAYRBA Children's Choice Awards
    2000
    Shortlisted
    Young Reader
  • KOALA Children's Choice Awards
    2001
    Longlisted
    Young Reader
  • BILBY Children's Choice Awards
    2004
    Shortlisted
    Older Readers

Also by Morris Gleitzman

Once
Maybe
Boy Overboard
Once And Then
After
Soon
Now
Help Around the House
Snot Chocolate
Toad Delight
Gift of the Gab
Loyal Creatures
Extra Time
Pizza Cake
Too Small To Fail
Grace
Toad Surprise
Give Peas A Chance
Doubting Thomas
Aristotle's Nostril
Worm Story
Girl Underground
Water Wings
Second Childhood

Recommendations

Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
The Getaway: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK12)
Undercover Princess
Why I Love Footy
Love, Simon
Charlie And The Great Glass Elevator
La Belle Sauvage: The Book of Dust Volume One
Thirteen Reasons Why
The Witches
Now
Our Australian Girl: The Lina Stories
The Truth and Lies of Ella Black
Fish In A Tree
Everything, Everything
Twelve Nights
I Just Couldn't Wait to Meet You
Alice-Miranda At School 1
Trash
WaR: Wizards And Robots
Artemis Fowl