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The truth is . . . Thomas has an embarrassing secret. Is it a rare and special gift or the worst thing that could happen to a boy? A story about best friends, surprising adventures and itchy nipples.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143302612

    September 25, 2006

    Puffin

    192 pages

    RRP $16.99

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  • EBook

    9781742280912

    September 25, 2006

    Penguin eBooks

    192 pages

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Awards and Recognition

  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2008
    Shortlisted
    Fiction for Older Readers

Also by Morris Gleitzman

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

Recommendations

Love, Simon
Turtles All the Way Down
Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life
Double Down: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (BK11)
The Sun is also a Star
The Hidden Oracle: The Trials Of Apollo (Book 1)
Anne Of Green Gables
After
Thirteen Reasons Why
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
The Other Christy
WaR: Wizards And Robots
A Wrinkle In Time
Charlie And The Chocolate Factory: A Play
Matilda
Tom Weekly 1: My Life and Other Stuff I Made Up
Mr Bambuckle's Remarkables
The Martian
Blueback
The Fall