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Zara's Hats
Paul Meisel
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Zara's Hats

3.76  ·  Rating Details ·  17 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Zara loves to help her father, Selig, design hats for his shop. They use only the best fabrics, the prettiest ribbons, and the most beautiful feathers. But when they run out of feathers, Selig doesn't know what to do. As he travels far and wide in search of more, Zara puts her imagination to work-and shows everyone just how far a little creativity can go. Inspired by his o ...more
Paperback, 32 pages
Published January 13th 2005 by Puffin (first published March 31st 2003)
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Ellen Ramsey
Feb 19, 2012 Ellen Ramsey rated it really liked it
A delightful book with an enterprising heroine. Zara, whose father is traveling in exotic places, finds a way to keep her father’s hat shop open. She creates fanciful hats with ribbons and flowers and papier-mache animals.
Dec 17, 2008 Heather rated it it was amazing
Shelves: childrens, hats
I love fancy hats. This story is about a girl whose father is a milliner and owns a hat shop that makes fancy hats. I really enjoyed it and will probably check it out from the library multiple times to read to my daughter.
Sep 22, 2013 Michael rated it really liked it
Nice, involved story about a girl helping in her family's hat shop. Nice because the girl has a lot of agency and her work is appreciated.
Jun 15, 2008 Suzanne rated it it was amazing
Shelves: picture-books
An adorable story!
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Paul Meisel is the illustrator of Harriet’s Had Enough! by Elissa Haden Guest, What’s the Matter in Mr. Whiskers’ Room? by Michael Elsohn Ross, Dear Baby by Sarah Sullivan, and many other books, including the Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor–winning See Me Run. Paul Meisel lives in Connecticut.
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