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  • Published: 30 July 2007
  • ISBN: 9780143302629
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $16.99

Give Peas A Chance




Surprise your mum with a chainsaw, be a bigger star than Tom Cruise, save the world with a plate of veggies, start your new life in a taxi, rescue your family with a tomato, send your dad into a panic with a tractor, do a good deed with a paper bag on your head pack your bags for a trip to the spleen, upset your auntie with ten kilos of chocolate, swap a bomb for three ice-creams on a train . . . and lots more.

  • Published: 30 July 2007
  • ISBN: 9780143302629
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $16.99

About the author

Morris Gleitzman

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 40 books, he’s one of Australia’s most popular authors. He was appointed the Australian Children’s Laureate for 2018–2019.

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Awards & recognition

REAL Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2008  •  Fiction for Older Readers

COOL Children's Choice Awards

Winner  •  2009  •  Fiction for Older Readers

KOALA Children's Choice Awards

Honour Award  •  2009  •  Fiction for Older Readers

REAL Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2009  •  Fiction for Older Readers

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