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  • Published: 25 July 2012
  • ISBN: 9780670075447
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $24.00


The next instalment of the story begun in the award-winning Once and Then and followed by Now.

After the Nazis took my parents I was scared
After they killed my best friend I was angry
After they ruined my thirteenth birthday I was determined
To get to the forest
To join forces with Gabriek and Yuli
To be a family
To defeat the Nazis after all

  • Published: 25 July 2012
  • ISBN: 9780670075447
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 224
  • RRP: $24.00

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 42 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

KOALA Children's Choice Awards

Honour Award  •  2013  •  Fiction for Years 7–9

KROC Children's Choice Awards

Winner  •  2013  •  Fiction for Years 7–9

Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards

Winner  •  2013  •  Upper Primary

Australian Book Industry Awards

Shortlisted  •  2013  •  Book of the Year for Older Children

REAL Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2013  •  Fiction for Years 7–9

UK Literacy Association Award

Longlisted  •  2013  •  Writing for Young Adults

CBCA Book of the Year Awards

Notable Book  •  2013  •  Younger Readers

WAYRBA Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2014  •  Younger Readers

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Always by Morris Gleitzman | Out September 2021

Buy now: https://www.penguin.com.au/books/always-9780143793243 The much-anticipated final journey in the story of Felix, hero of Morris Gleitzman's multi-award-winning Once, Then, Now, After, Soon and Maybe. It’s fifteen years since readers were first introduced to Felix in Once and across six celebrated books, our brave young hero has survived many unforgettable and emotional journeys. Now comes the seventh and final part of Felix’s story, bringing to a powerful climax a series that countless young readers around the world will remember – Always. #Always #MorrisGleitzman #TheFelixCollection

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