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The Hairdo That Got Away

Written by Joseph Coelho

Illustrated by Fiona Lumbers

The Hairdo That Got Away Synopsis

Once a month, Dad takes his son to the barbers, come rain or shine. But when Dad disappears, this little boy's hair grows big, ginormous, out of control - and so do his feelings. A touching and melodic story of family separation from a child's perspective from the author/illustrator duo who brought us the Amnesty International recommended picture book Luna Loves Library Day.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781783447824
Publication date: 1st October 2019
Author: Joseph Coelho
Illustrator: Fiona Lumbers
Publisher: Andersen Press Ltd
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 32 pages

About Joseph Coelho

Joseph Coelho (Author) Joseph Coelho is a performance poet, children's author, playwright and winner of the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education Poetry Award 2015 for his debut poetry collection Werewolf Club Rules (Frances Lincoln, 2014). Joe has written plays for the Polka Theatre, Soho Theatre and the Unicorn Theatre and creates dynamic poetry theatre pieces for young people that he tours nationally. He also performs with the UK's top performance poetry organisation, Apples and Snakes, visiting venues across the UK. Joseph has also been a guest poet on Cbeebies' Rhyme Rocket.Fiona Lumbers (Illustrator) Fiona has drawn on anything and everything ...

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