Misery guts

  • 122 Pages
  • 3.22 MB
  • English
Macmillan Children"s Books , London
StatementMorris Gleitzman ; illustrated by John Levers.
The Physical Object
Pagination122p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13763138M

Keith is a young boy who lives in South London with his parents - the 'misery guts' of the title. Their fish and chip shop is struggling, and they've lost their happy go lucky attitude.

Keith does all he can think of to make them happy, but none of his ideas work/5. Misery Guts Audio CD – Octo by Morris Gleitzman (Author) › Visit Amazon's Morris Gleitzman Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

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Misery Guts [Morris Gleitzman] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The adventures of twelve-year-old Keith as he tries to cheer up his parents in such ways as painting their shop in bright colors and convincing them to move from gloomy England to a place called Paradise.5/5(1).

Keith is a cheerful twelve-year-old whose parents have "misery guts." When he attempts to cheer them, Keith causes some catastrophes. Will his failures discourage him and make him as cheerless as his parents, or will he find a way to make them smile agai.

Misery Guts means sad, unhappy, or dejected, or so it seems. In the book Misery Guts a boy named Keith is growing up, trying to make his parent's smile and be happy. Misery guts book, nothing will work.

England is where they live, and it's just too boring and unhappy. So when Keith tries Misery guts book make his parent's smile, he's never far from trouble/5(5). In the book MISERY GUTS the author should put a sudden FUNNY twist for example Keith finds a million dollars on the floor but his dad takes it and spends it on monkeys.

Now if there was a book like that I would definitely read it. In MISERY GUTS the author hasn’t captured me he /5. In these companion novels, Keith tackles his troubles in a loopy but wholehearted fashion. When he perceives that his parents' fish-and-chips shop in England is making them both miserable, the boy.

This book is a story, made up in my imagination, and not everything in it is true. Please remember that. So, to take a random example, my own parents are not, nor have they ever been, misery guts. The book provides an instant guide to matching children's interests with suitable reading material.

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FREE (2) Popular paid resources. Bundle Sale. Lead_Practitioner AQA English Language Paper /5(5). This is why, he thought. This is why Mum and Dad are such misery guts. The weather. He pulled his collar up round his ears. Thirty-five years of it was enough to give anyone a long face.

He’d only had twelve and a quarter years of it and even he got the willies sometimes. Oh well, he thought, they’ll be feeling better soon. Misery Guts ­ - a watering hole.

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Sandwiches, tasting plates and snacks. Keith, who barely remembers when he last saw his parents smile, is determined to cheer them up, but his exaggerated efforts are as inappropriate as they are well intentioned: Mum and Dad are devastated to find their fish-and-chips shop painted with Tropical Mango Hi-Gloss (intended as a maximum contrast to London's fog), and automatically reject his proposals for a South Sea vacation&#;or.

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A misery guts - Idioms by The Free Dictionary. See also: gut, misery (a) ˈmisery guts (informal) a way to describe somebody who is never happy or who complains a lot. Misery Guts About the author () Morris Gleitzman was born in in Sleaford, Lincolnshire, England.

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The Misery Guts book series by Morris Gleitzman includes books Misery Guts, Worry Warts, and Puppy Fat. See the complete Misery Guts series book list.

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Misery Guts Morris Gleitzman Snippet view - Misery GutsReviews: 1. Author Information Morris Gleitzman grew up in England and came to Australia when he was sixteen.

He was a frozen chicken thawer, sugar mill rolling stock unhooker, fashion industry trainee, student, department store Santa, TV producer, newspaper columnist and freelance screen-writer.

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Misery Guts Publisher's Summary "I'm only going to say this once more," said Dad, "so listen very carefully. We are not ever, under any circumstances, going to Australia." What does a kid do when his .Series: Misery Guts, Book 1 Length: 2 hrs and 6 mins Categories: Kids, Ages Summary and books in the Misery Guts series Tags: humour, family, culture, adventure, Series reading level: 8+ Books in series: 3 Should read in order?

Yes Next release: Finished Print series book list Books in series order.