When children go to nursery, play-group, school, or anywhere else where they might put their heads together, there is a chance they may bring home some little visitors. Help to dispel some of the misconceptions about head lice with these entertaining books.
Topsy & Tim Have Itchy Heads – Jean and Gareth Adamson
No-one notices that Topsy and Tim have itchy heads. Then a letter comes home from school…
No Nits! – Jane Clarke and Jan Lewis
The whole Kingdom of Hairia is beset by nits. Can Princess Primrose come up with an idea that sees the end of the head lice once and for all?
Kipper Gets Nits – Roderick Hunt, Annemarie Young and Alex Brychta
Kipper has an itchy head. So does Chip. Mum comes to the rescue with a special bug busting kit.
No Nits! – Jillian Powell and Mark Chambers
Mum thinks Tilly and Todd might have nits so she buys a special comb and shampoo to help get rid of them.
Horrid Henry’s Nits – Francesca Simon
Horrid Henry gets nits but Perfect Peter, his little brother, doesn’t. This makes Henry determined to share his nits with every child he knows.
Itch Scritch Scratch – Eleanor Updale and Sarah Horne
The kids in this dyslexia-friendly picture book have got – whisper it – nits! All the mummies are going mad with the nit-combs and the mayonnaise and even the hoover – but the nits don’t care.