Hair Love

Hair Love

Book - 2019
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A little girl's daddy steps in to help her arrange her curly, coiling, wild hair into styles that allow her to be her natural, beautiful self.
Publisher: New York : Kokila, [2019]
ISBN: 9780525553366
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Harrison, Vashti - Illustrator


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IndyPL_ShannonO Mar 05, 2020

This is such a touching and sweet picture book about a father and daughter bonding over doing her hair. The illustrations are cute, vibrant, and detailed. I read this for my Hair Story Time and the kids really loved it. I also recommend watching the animated short based off of the book. It's so good!

Dec 25, 2019

We read this to our son who dislikes combing his hair. He enjoyed looking at different hairdo's that gal's father tries for his daughter. This book is a great resource for introducing diversity books and also breaks stereotypes about fathers.

PimaLib_TeneciaP Jul 03, 2019

This book makes my heart sing. I love everything about it from the illustrations to Dad's determination to get Zuri's 'do just right to Zuri saying "I love that my hair lets me be me". So happy to have this in our library's collection!

CMLibrary_kmadron Jun 19, 2019

This adorable picture book just makes my heart happy! Zuri has gorgeous natural hair, and a hardworking dad who likes to put her hair in braids, puffs and twists. But Zuri wants something special. Daddy tries and tries and tries again until they finally come up with something that makes her feel special. The illustrations are high quality and super cute, and the warmth and nurturing connection between a little black girl and her daddy is so well executed. A big yes for daddy storytime!

DPLjosie Jun 06, 2019

The page in which Zuri says, "Daddy, really?" is my definite favorite. The illustrations and message are great!

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Dec 25, 2019

bharativv83 thinks this title is suitable for 2 years and over


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