HAZEL HUTCHINS has been writing stories, giving workshops and doing school presentations across Canada for the last fifteen years. Her many books for children can be found in Canada, the United States, Great Britain, Australia and beyond. She has been awarded the Writers Guild of Alberta Award for Children’s Literature and nominated for the Governor General’s and Mr Christie awards. She grew up on farms in southern Alberta and now lives in Canmore, Alberta with her family and pets.
Robyn feels The Raft, the class play, is unfair because it casts only three roles to the boys. Starting her own play, The Monster that Ate the World, she learns how difficult it is to organize everything by herself.