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 and mentors aspiring writers online. 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. ' Authorpreneurship: the Business of Creativity' is useful for aspiring writers.
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 is premiering at Watsonia Primary on Sept 19th. 'Hippo! Hippo!' the Garry Ginivan musical is touring 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' will be released on October 1st.
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Stay connected with Hazel!
Events & Appearances 2018
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
September 17th India: Chennai launch of Tamil translation of 'Fake ID' (Cre-A Publisher) by Consul.
September 19th 11.30am PREMIERE of 'Hijabi Girl' play, Watsonia Heights Primary.
October 8th 10 am Brighton Book Club 'Celebrant Sleuth'
October 11th 1-2.30 Parkdale Library 'Writing A Non Boring Family History or Memoir' workshop
October 12th 11-12.30 Wheelers Centre 'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir'