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. Hazel's online store offers e-books including ' Authorpreneurship: the Business of Creativity'.
Hazel's releases include f2m;the boy within, and ' Trail Magic:Going Walkabout for 2184 Miles on the Appalachian Trail' co-written with her THRU walker son Trevelyan who completed the 6 month trail.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' has a class performance script available too. 'Hippo! Hippo!' the Garry Ginivan musical is touring nationally. 'Celebrant Sleuth' an adult mystery is Hazel's current WIP (Writing in progress) project. Check out her WIP Procrastinating About Writing Article.pdf under Interviews.
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Events & Appearances 2017
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
September 19th YABBA statewide online Virtual Author from Mont Albert Primary
September 23rd 10.30-12. Dolly Parton Imagination Library event, Geelong Library.
September 26th 6-8 pm OAM event Knox Civic Centre
October 6th 10-1pm PRO
October 13th Hazelnuts Reunion lunch Mr & Miss 12.30 711 Whitehorse Rd.
October 20 th (Fri) 1-4pm Colac Library ' Writing a Non Boring Family History'
October 31st 10 am YABBA AWARDS Hampton Park Secondary
November 3rd 10-1pm PRO
December 1st 10-1pm PRO (Celebration of completed books)
March 24th Goulburn Readers/Writers' Festival