Hazel Edwards wrote the award winning “Hippo” book with the help of her children. Featuring Deborah Niland’s colourful and lively illustrations, the story has won world wide acclaim and has been translated into many languages including Japanese and Braille. The story centres around the lovable and lively “Hippo”, who can do anything especially the things you are not allowed to do!
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Animation → Animated films - Australia
Literature → Children's literature - Film and video adaptations
Short films → Short films - Australia
VHS; Access Print (Section 1)