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 Publishersin 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!
Creativity V Boredom:
'In Principle's' Henry Grossek interviews Hazel on longterm risk-taking as an author.
Yamba the Honey Ant
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Events & Appearances 2018
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Masterclass: Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
2019 PROV Master Class starts Jan 4th
29th (Friday) 11 am Society of Women Writers 'Authorpreneurship' workshop