I Don't Want Curly Hair! Paperback – Picture Book, 17 April 2017
Hardcover, Picture Book
Paperback, Picture Book
Fizzing with energy and charm, this is a hilarious hymn to loving what we have ― The Bookseller
Bouncily written with a hint of Seuss ― The Guardian
Anderson's cute and brilliantly funny illustrations make our protagonist bounce off the page and, at its core, is a message of learning to accept our looks, however old we are ― The Belfast Telegraph
Colour, vivacity and energy animate the often hilarious illustrations, depicting the wildness of the curls and their owner's frustration in this funny, engaging story about accepting who you are ― BookTrust
Whilst we may often crave what others have, this picture book embraces what makes us individuals and emphasises the need to accept and celebrate our quirks and foibles ― Picture Books Blogger
Brimful of energy, fun and wonderful details ― Library Mice Picture Book of the Week
Fabulous, colourful, and fun ― Twirling Book Princess
I Don't Want Curly Hair is heaps of fun ― My Book Corner
Told in rhyme, with exuberant illustrations, this book gives the message that we should love what we have ― CBI Mind Yourself 2020 Reading Guide
About the Author
Laura Ellen Anderson has illustrated many picture books, including CBeebies presenter Cerrie Burnell's Snowflakes and many others. She is also the creative tour de force behind Evil Emperor Penguin, and is the illustrator of Bloomsbury's very own Witch Wars series, which has sold over 30,000 copies. Laura has also worked for Scholastic, Penguin Random House and Orchard Books. I Don't Want Curly Hair is her first written and illustrated book with Bloomsbury. Laura lives in London.
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- Publisher : Bloomsbury Children's Books (17 April 2017)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 32 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1408868407
- ISBN-13 : 978-1408868409
- Reading age : Baby - 5 years
- Item Weight : 218 g
- Dimensions : 24.43 x 0.34 x 27.79 cm
- Best Sellers Rank: #174,564 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This is a fun book for those not just with curly hair at a infant school age, and she definitely seems happier with her head full of curls!