A Field Guide to Redheads

Author(s): Elizabeth Graeber


A charming, quirky, and utterly unique gift book with more than 100 portraits of famous historical, contemporary, factual, and fictional bearers of red hair: Queen Elizabeth I, Lucille Ball, Vincent van Gogh, Erik the Red, Louis C. K., Willie Nelson, Galileo Galilei, Elton John, Henri Matise, Tom Wolfe, Wilma Flintstone, David Bowie, Anne of Green Gables, Mario Batali, Sylvia Plath, Yosemith Sam, and many more. Includes brief biographical notes and redheaded related themes (freckles, sunburn), facts (redheads are more likely to be left handed because of recessive traits), patterns (a redheaded rainbow, strands of red hair), recipes (Rob Roy cocktail, ginger carrot soup), and other playful and enchanting oddments.

Product Information

Whether you ll give it as a gift to your favorite red-headed pal or spend an afternoon poring over Graeber s gorgeous cartoons, this clever exploration of redheads modern (Ed Sheeran) to fictional (Anne of Green Gables) is downright delightful. Entertainment Weekly This book is absolutely perfect for the pint-size redheads in your life. It's an inspiring dose of self-love and celebration. BUST.com"

General Fields

  • : 9780761185734
  • : Workman Publishing
  • : Workman Publishing
  • : October 2016
  • : 177mm X 127mm X 8mm
  • : United States
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : 741.56
  • : 160
  • : full colour illustrations
  • : Elizabeth Graeber
  • : Hardback