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Issue Details: First known date: 2007... 2007 Give Peas a Chance
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'Surprise your mum with a chainsaw, be a bigger star than Tom Cruise, save the world with a plate of veggies, start your new life in a taxi, rescue your family with a tomato, send your dad into a panic with a tractor, do a good deed with a paper bag on your head pack your bags for a trip to the spleen, upset your auntie with ten kilos of chocolate, swap a bomb for three ice-creams on a train . . . and lots more.' (Publication summary)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Camberwell, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Puffin , 2007 .
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      Extent: 188p.
      Note/s:
      • Published: 30/07/2007
      ISBN: 9780143302629 (pbk.)
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Funny Stories And Other Funny Stories Morris Gleitzman , Melbourne : Puffin , 2018 15041048 2018 selected work short story children's

    'Swap a bomb for three ice-creams on a train, bounce on a vampire’s bed, eat a pizza that makes you fearless, read the secret diary of a dog, unleash the awesome power of chips, save ten lives with a paper clip, surprise your mum with a chainsaw, use a demolition ball to defeat a bully, live in a house that gets wiped clean more often than a bottom … and lots more!' (Publication summary)

    Melbourne : Puffin , 2018

Works about this Work

Untitled David Murphy , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 51 no. 4 2007; (p. 25)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
[Untitled] Fran Knight , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 22 no. 4 2007; (p. 34)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
Kids' Lit Rosemary Neill , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 September 2007; (p. 10)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction ; Getting Air Debra Oswald , 2007 single work novel ; Sally and Dave : A Slug Story Felice Arena , 2007 single work picture book
Stop the War and I'll Eat My Greens Angie Schiavone , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25-26 August 2007; (p. 35)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction ; Horse Girl Rides Again John Larkin , 2007 single work children's fiction ; The Worry Tree Marianne Musgrove , 2007 single work children's fiction ; Love Notes Margaret Clark , 2007 single work children's fiction
Under Age Frances Atkinson , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 29 July 2007; (p. 32)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
Under Age Frances Atkinson , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 29 July 2007; (p. 32)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
Stop the War and I'll Eat My Greens Angie Schiavone , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 25-26 August 2007; (p. 35)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction ; Horse Girl Rides Again John Larkin , 2007 single work children's fiction ; The Worry Tree Marianne Musgrove , 2007 single work children's fiction ; Love Notes Margaret Clark , 2007 single work children's fiction
Kids' Lit Rosemary Neill , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 29-30 September 2007; (p. 10)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction ; Getting Air Debra Oswald , 2007 single work novel ; Sally and Dave : A Slug Story Felice Arena , 2007 single work picture book
[Untitled] Fran Knight , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , September vol. 22 no. 4 2007; (p. 34)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
Untitled David Murphy , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , November vol. 51 no. 4 2007; (p. 25)

— Review of Give Peas a Chance Morris Gleitzman , 2007 selected work children's fiction
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