Lion Needs a Haircut
illustrated by Hyewon Yum and Hyewon Yum
This relatable story from awardwinning authorillustrator Hyewon Yum explores the universal fear of first haircuts with honesty, tenderness, and humor Little lion needs a haircut. But he doesn't want one! Is he worried? No. Is he scared? NO! He just likes his hair the way it is. ROAR! But there's someone else who needs a haircut, too . . . it's Dad, and he doesn't want one, either! Maybe if they go to the barbershop together, there will be nothing to worry about.
Hyewon Yum is an author and illustrator of many picture books, including Saturday Is Swimming Day, which won a Charlotte Zolotow Honor. She has two sons who hate haircuts. She also doesn't like haircuts, but she's never told her kids that. She lives in Brooklyn with her roaring family.