An Australian Antarctic Literature is beginning .
Tripfiction has just added Hazel's fiction to their map, which includes the new setting of Antarctica. For armchair travellers and others, Literary Tourism or reading fiction with real settings before, during or after their visit, intensifies the travel experience.' Antarctic Dad' and 'Antarctica's Frozen Chosen' are listed under Antarctica.
Since being a 2001 Antarctic expeditioner with the Australian Antarctic Division, Hazel has used the Antarctic setting in her writing for adults and children.Other Australian Antarctic expeditioner- writers & illustrators include Coral Tulloch, Jesse Blackadder, Alison Lester , Favel Parrett, John Long and David Day. Google their contributions to the new Antarctic Literature.
Recently Sisters in Crime held an Antarctic Noir evening.
Many schools are studying Antarctica in varied formats and many adults are intrigued by the mystique.
Antarctic Vehicles: Character Point of View.pdf Explores challenges of an author constructing an Antarctic vehicle characters world
for possible animation for young children.
Hazel's Books With Antarctic Settings
Alchemy has links to where Hazel's e-books available to buy online.
Antarctica's Frozen Chosen, YA novel ( 13 plus) Young scientist faces eco-issues, mutiny and saying no to mates. Wildlife.
Antarctic Writer on ice, adventure memoir from 'older female'. Roles. Workstyle. pdf. Braille and audio.
Antarctic Close Up: based on telescope memorabilia from Mawson's 1911 expedtion in time jump faction for 10 year olds.
'Right or Wrong': Plays to make You Think; classroom scripts which include 'Antarctica Cool or What?' when Antarctic wildlife face a Threat.
Teachers' notes also available.
Shooting Antarctica; (Kindle only ) Adult literacy mystery RA 6.5
'Healthy Women' contains interview chapter with Antarctic station leader Marilyn Boydell.
'Grandma Leaps Antarctica': DVD with Auslan signing for hearing impaired. Includes 'The Antarctic Lachieberg' & 'My Gran's Gone to Antarctica'
Reading about the history and eco-science of Antarctica inspires new adventurers.
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Events & Appearances 2021
Private online mentoring 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
Jan 12th ZOOM U3A Nunawading Summer School 'Complete Your Book in a Year'
14th-20th Society of Women Writers Vic Book here. 'For the Love of Writing' Festival
Feb 16th ZOOM 'Role of New Media'
Feb 20th 12.15 ZOOM with Suzanne Gervay 'The Two of Us: Collaborating'
May 4th 6pm Rivoli Camberwell Dymocks 21st celebration Book
May 7th Photo shoot Seven Steps Writing .
Children's Book Week
Aug 5th 10 AM Onine about Hijabi Girl :Torrens Primary ACT
7.30 pm Online mentoring
August 6th 10 am PROV Online mentoring
August 27th AGM Society of Women Writers (Vic) 11am Zoom.
Sept 14th Australia Reads: Ambassador Hazel reading Hippo
Sept 22nd Zoom 1pm Malvern 'Survival Skills for Writers During Lockdown.'
Sept 27 th 8pm Writing Muslim Children's Books Bookings
Sept 29th Zoom 6.30-8.30 'A Night of Crime: Society of Women Writers(Vic)
Nov 10th : Judge: SWW National Writing Competition. Sydney Zoom.
Jan 11th (Tues) 10am U3A Nunawading Summer School 'Non- Boring Writing'