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.
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Events & Appearances 2017
1st Fri each month PROV 10-1pm Mentoring & Finishing Book-Length Non Fiction.
April 5th 4pm Reading Dogs photo shoot, Thomastown Library
April 7th 10-1pm PRO
April 10th 2pm Copyright Agency SLV
April 20th 10-3pm Yarra Ranges Museum, Lilydale ' Writing a Non Boring History or Memoir'
April 22nd 12-1pm Fitzroy Chn Lit_Festival.jpg 'Heroes' Panel
April 28th 1pm Women Writers' launch
May 3rd 4.30-6 pm Immigration Museum "Creativity' Keynote Independent Schools Arts Learning.
May 5th 10-1pm PRO
May 25-31 st Darwin
June 2nd 10-1pm PRO
June 10th (Sat) 10-1pm Wordfest Mt Waverley Library, Writing a Non Boring Family History or Memoir
June 17th 10-1pm Brunswick Foundling Archives: Master Class
July 7th 10-1pm PRO
July 19th YABBA ( t.b.c.)
August 4th 10-1pm PRO
August 8th Canberra: Chapman Primary School evening
August 12th Brunswick Foundling Archives Master Class 10-1pm
August 21st 11.30 Hume Grammar school visit
August 23rd (Weds) 11am Date with Reading Dog Ollie, Diamond Valley library, Greenborough.
August 24th 2pm Beverly Hills Primary , Doncaster
August 18-25 Chn Book Week 'Escape to Everywhere'
August 31st 1.30-3pm Chelsea Library 'Writing A Non Boring Family History'
September 1st 10-1pm PRO
September 8-10 HNSA Conference Swinburne Authorpreneurship.
October 6th 10-1pm PRO
November 3rd 10-1pm PRO
December 1st 10-1pm PRO