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. ' Authorpreneurship: the Business of Creativity' is useful for aspiring writers.
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 latest publication.
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Events & Appearances 2018
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
March 21st (Weds) 2.40 ABC radio Canberra 'Afternoons' with Gabrielle.
6.30 'Are You a Celebrant Sleuth? (Book here) Camberwell
March 24th Goulburn Readers/Writers' Festival
April 10th The Geelong Club : 'Word of Mouth Panel'
April 20th (Fri) Hazelnuts
April 27th Society of Women Writers
May 9th 10.30- Brimbank Early Childhood Educators
June 7th Adelaide: Early Childhood Educators' conference
August 4th 10-1pm Port Phillip Heritage Centre 'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir' workshop
September 1st Yarra Glen Workshop; Authorpreneurship.