Even Monsters Need Haircuts

Even Monsters Need Haircuts

by Matthew McElligott

Just before midnight, on the night of a full moon, a young barber stays out past his bedtime to go to work. Although his customers are mostly regulars, they are anything but normal—after all, even monsters need haircuts. Business is steady all night, and this barber is prepared for anything with his scissors, rotting tonic, horn polish, and stink wax. It’s a tough job, but someone’s got to help these creatures maintain their ghoulish good looks.

Perfect for Halloween, this is a hilarious story about a boy who follows in his father’s footsteps . . . in his own monstrously unique way.


Ages: 3-7
Illustrated by: Matthew McElligott
ISBN: 9780802788191
Price: $15.99
Published by: Walker Childrens/Bloomsbury

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