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 comprehensive range of resources for teachers and children to encourage reading and writing within the classroom. Hazel's online store also offers e-books including a downloadable literacy mystery series for independent readers, and 'Authorpreneurship: the Business of Creativity'.

Hazel's recent releases include f2m;the boy within, and "Hooray! There's a Hippopotamus on the Roof Having a Birthday Party", a bright new addition to the Hippopotamus series. (Take a peek at the Pocket Bonfire Hippo film clip .) Books are translated into Chinese by the Children's Publishing House of Sichuan Province.'Edith Cowan: A Quiet Woman of Note ' follows  'Professor Fred Hollows' and  'Sir Edward 'Weary' Dunlop' in the Aussie Heroes series for young readers.

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Hazel Edwards

There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake

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Hazel Edwards demonstrating storytelling with Yamba the Honey Ant on indigenous themed book program, Imparja TV, Alice Springs,Australia.