Skip to main content

Middle Years English: Boy Overboard

Middle Years English

Morris Gleitzman

Morris Gleitzman began his writing career as a screenwriter, and wrote his first children's novel in 1985. His brilliantly comic style has endeared him to children and adults alike, and he is now one of Australia's most successful authors, both internationally and at home. He was born in England in 1953 and emigrated to Australia in 1969 so he could escape from school and become a Very Famous Writer.

Read more about Morris on his website.

Writers Talk: Morris Gleitzman


Resources available through Scootle - password protected.

Problem solving with Morris Gleitzman!   TLF-IDM019902

Creative thinking with Morris Gleitzman TLF-IDM020096

Talking about feelings with Morris Gleitzman TLF-IDM020095