Best known for the children's literature classic 'There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake' series, Hazel Edwards writes for children, teenagers and adults.
With over 200 books published, Hazel runs non-boring writing workshops . An enthusiastic Reading Ambassador, Hazel has a range of resources for teachers and children to encourage reading and writing within the classroom and the family.
Hazel's releases include f2m;the boy within, and 'Like me' A clip here of Pocket Bonfire's Hippo film. Hazel's memoir 'Not Just a Piece of Cake:Being an Author'is gaining 5 star reviews. ' Hijabi Girl''s class performance script premiered at Watsonia Heights Primary. 'Hippo! Hippo!' the Garry Ginivan musical toured nationally. 'Celebrant Sleuth: I do or die' ' an adult mystery is Hazel's latest publication. Diversity of subject and writing for different age and interest groups intrigues Hazel. Fake I.D. has been translated into Tamil with Cre-A Publishers in Chennai. And the last hippo picture book 'Ho! Ho! Ho! There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Christmas Cake' released on October 1st, is already reprinting. The hippo biscuits have been popular too!
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Events & Appearances 2018
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Masterclass: Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
November 21st 12. OAM Lunch, William Angliss, 550 Little Lonsdale St.
November 25th 1.30 autographing Hippos : Benns Bookshop, Bentleigh.
November 28th 2.10 Orchard Grove Primary Performance 'Ho! Ho! Ho! There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Christmas Cake'
November 30th 2-3pm Libraries Change Lives; Whitehorse-Manningham
December 4th Dymocks Camberwell 'Ho Ho Ho Hippo' Christmas signing
December 7th PROV launch of 'Finish Your Book in a Year'
December 11th 5.30-7pm ASA Xmas RMIT 124 Latrobe Street
2019 PROV Master Class starts Jan 4th