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Ella Kazoo Will Not Brush Her Hair

By Lee Fox
Illustrated by Cathy Wilcox

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  • £6.99

Ella Kazoo simply refuses to brush her hair, and soon it develops a mind of its own!

'Ella Kazoo will not brush her hair. She hides in the cupboard and under the stair, she roars at her mum like a big growly bear, she whines and she moans and she howls in despair, but Ella Kazoo will not brush her hair!'

Ella Kazoo will do anything to avoid having her hair brushed. Her poor mother is beside herself with frustration as she watches Ella's hair get more and more out of control. But what happens when Ella's hair develops a mind of its own? Find out in this delightful tale, told in rollicking verse, about a girl who's got just what it takes to change a really bad hair day into a happy situation for all.

'Beautifully illustrated and written with wonderful rhyme and rhythm, it is a joy for parents to read and a treat for children to listen to. It's ideal for early readers and full of fun.' ABC Online

Biographical Notes

Lee Fox (Author)
Lee Fox grew up in the Melbourne suburb of Footscray. She has been a production assistant for a commercial radio station, a Mormon, a cook in a childcare centre and a store manager on a remote Aboriginal community - not necessarily in that order. A mother of five children, Lee's writing career began in 2005 with several articles published in THE AGE. Lee lives by the ocean and reads daily to her beloved grandchildren.

Cathy Wilcox (Illustrator)
Cathy Wilcox is a Sydney-based book cartoonist and illustrator, drawing cartoons and illustrations for the SYDNEY MORNING HERALD and THE AGE, as well as other magazines and books. Two of her popular picture books, A PROPER LITTLE LADY, written by Nette Hilton, and BORIS AND BORSCH, written by Robin Klein, were shortlisted by the CBCA, and she has won several Stanley Awards for illustration and been nominated for a Walkley Award for journalism.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780733636356
  • Publication date: 06 Apr 2017
  • Page count: 32
  • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
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