The Resource Mophead

Mophead

Label
Mophead
Title
Mophead
Creator
Subject
Summary
At school, Selina is teased for her big, frizzy hair. Kids call her 'mophead'. She ties her hair up this way and that way and tries to fit in. Until one day - Sam Hunt plays a role - Selina gives up the game. She decides to let her hair out, to embrace her difference, to be WILD!Selina takes us through special moments in her extraordinary life. She becomes one of the first Pasifika women to hold a PhD. She reads for the Queen of England and Samoan royalty. She meets Barack Obama. And then she is named the New Zealand Poet Laureate. She picks up her special tokotoko, and notices something. It has wild hair coming out the end. It looks like a mop. A kid on the Waiheke ferry teases her about it. So she tells him a story . . .This is an inspirational graphic memoir, full of wry humour, that will appeal to young readers and adults alike. Illustrated with wit and verve by the author - NZ's bestselling Poet Laureate - Mophead tells the true story of a New Zealand woman realising how her difference can make a difference
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Selina Tusitala Marsh
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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eBook
Label
Mophead
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300020491
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781776710638
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Mophead
Publication
Control code
ODILO:034300020491
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
http://library.link/vocab/inputERC
True
Isbn
9781776710638
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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