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The stirring saga of one slightly squashed cane toad's dreams of a safe place. And what happens when he wakes up.

Another hilarious wart-tingling story from Morris Gleitzman

The stirring saga of one slightly squashed cane toad's dreams of a safe place. And what happens when he wakes up.

Formats & editions

  • Paperback

    9780143308812

    June 27, 2016

    Puffin (AU YR)

    192 pages

    RRP $16.99

    Online retailers

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    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
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    Or

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  • Paperback

    9780141308807

    December 2, 2001

    Puffin (AU YR)

    192 pages

    RRP $16.95

    Online retailers

    • Abbey's Bookshop
    • Angus & Robertson Bookworld
    • Booktopia
    • Boomerang Books
    • Collins Booksellers
    • Dymocks
    • Books Kinokuniya
    • The Nile
    • QBD
    • Readings
    • Robinsons Bookshop
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

  • EBook

    9781760142490

    June 27, 2016

    Penguin eBooks

    192 pages

    Online retailers

    • iBooks
    • Amazon Kindle
    • Booktopia
    • eBooks
    • Google Play
    • Kobo
    Or

    Find your local bookstore at booksellers.org.au

Awards and Recognition

  • REAL Children's Choice Awards
    2002
    Shortlisted
    Fiction for Older Readers
  • BILBY Children's Choice Awards
    2004
    Shortlisted
    Young Reader

Also by Morris Gleitzman

Maybe
Once
Boy Overboard
After
Now
Soon
Then
Once And Then
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

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