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Matt Stanton Matt Stanton i(A150621 works by)
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Matt Stanton is a Sydney-based author. He published his first children's book in 2012; since then, he has published a range of pictures books and children's chapter books, including the Funny Kid series.

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y separately published work icon The Book That Never Ends Sydney : HarperCollins Australia , 2019 16875636 2019 single work picture book children's

'For the Grown-Ups:

They say all good things come to an end ... but don't hold your breath!

You and the kids are about to zigzag your way through this book. Your choices will take you who-knows-where.

There's a legend that some people once found the end, but we're not convinced.

Oh, you think you can? Well, you're welcome to try.

And the kids will love it!'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

2019 shortlisted Speech Pathology Australia Book of the Year Awards Three to 5 Years
y separately published work icon Get Licked Sydney South : ABC Books , 2018 15040895 2018 single work children's fiction children's

'Every kid wants to laugh, but Max is the boy who can make it happen.

'And it's about time he used his talents for a good cause!

'Max is the funny kid ... and there are endangered animals to save!

'Putting the fun in fundraising, launching a puppy-smuggling operation, fighting the great Redhill canteen war and planning a secret theme park are just some of the things in store for Max and his friends in this brand-new Funny Kid adventure!'  (Publication summary)

2020 shortlisted West Australian Young Readers' Book Award Younger Readers
y separately published work icon Prank Wars Sydney : ABC Books , 2018 14086133 2018 single work children's fiction children's

'Every kid wants to laugh, but Max is the boy who can make it happen.

'As he and his classmates head off on a camping trip, the new boy, Tyson, decides to play some jokes of his own.

'Max is the funny kid ... and now there's a prank war to be won!

'Monsters in the lake, smuggling ducks, dig-your-own toilets, capsizing canoes, absolutely not falling in love and beans that give you the runs are just some of the things in store for Max and his friends in this brand-new adventure.' (Publication summary)

 

2020 shortlisted REAL Awards Fiction for Older Readers
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