Morris Gleitzman is a bestselling Australian children’s author whose books explore serious and sometimes confronting subjects in humorous and unexpected ways. Many say Morris is as engaging on his feet as he is at a keyboard. He’s spoken at more than a thousand schools, and countless conferences and festivals, where students and adults enjoy the same mix of laughter, emotion and ideas as is found in his books. His titles include Two Weeks With The Queen, Misery Guts, Blabber Mouth, Grace, Doubting Thomas, Bumface, Give Peas A Chance, Extra Time, Loyal Creatures and the series Once, Then, Now, After and Soon. Morris lives in Sydney and Brisbane, and his books are published in more than twenty countries.