Children’s book reviewer Hazel Edwards adds her thoughts to the debate. In Australia, few publications regularly review children’s books for the information of the general reader/buyer. ASA chairman, Ken Methold, suggests that Australian writers need to advertise their varied skills and publicise their works. I agree. ... (read more)
Hazel Edwards (OAM) has written over 200 books, for children and adults, across fiction and non-fiction. She is best known for the classic picture book There's a Hippopotamus on Our Roof Eating Cake, which celebrated its 40th anniversary in 2020.