Hazel Edwards



“Creativity is the fun of putting
together unexpected ideas”

Kalo Li's New Country

         

Title:" Kalo Li's New Country"

ISBN:186509339 4

ISBN 9781865093390

Author: Hazel Edwards

Illustrator: Coralie Islip

PublisherBlake Education   

     

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This is a factual story based on a real girl.  Hazel interviewed the real Kalo in her family restaurant in Melbourne, Australia.

Many children move to new countries.

This is an easy reading story of  the challenges of being 'new'.

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Kalo is put to the test when she must leave her home in Hong Kong to go to Australia. A new country. A new school. New food. New customs.

Read Kalo's story, and learn some of the secrets of how to fit into a new place.

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Read sample pages of the e-book version.

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Educational Resources for Teachers

Google Review:  Easy to read, A realistic story about the child of a migrant family working in their restaurant.

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The Blake Sparklers series is designed for newly independent readers and offer a range of activities for the classroom. Audio and activities are available.

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Events & Appearances 2021

Private online mentoring 'Complete Your Book in a Year' 

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2022

January

Jan 11th (Tues) 10am  U3A Nunawading Summer School 'Non- Boring Writing'

February

PROV 'Complete Your Book in a Year' starts on first Friday of each month, 10am-1pm. North Melb Archives.

Flexibility to go online if Lockdowns occur.

Book directly hazel@hazeledwards.com before first week in January.

Bairnsdale Grammar (Reading Kids for Gippsland author prize visit) Tuesday TBC

Feb 14th  Library Lovers' Day

Library Lovers' Day

MAY

May 8th (Sunday) 10am-4pm 'Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir' Writers Victoria.

JUNE

June 4th  BRISBANE  Kingston Butter Factory Theatre 'Hijabi Girl' private performance.


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