• Both a richly researched cultural history and a voyage to empowerment.

    Colin Grant, Guardian
  • A triumph! Refeshingly accessible, enlightening and thorough ... an impeccably researched journey into our Black Hair and the ideas and feelings that have surrounded it, to this day.

    Yrsa Daley-Ward
  • Sensational

    Women's Health
  • Pulled together with meticulous research, Don't Touch My Hair is an unmissable read by a writer who's set to become a household name

    Francesca Brown, Stylist
  • The first book from one of Ireland's brightest literary talents, Don't Touch My Hair brilliantly deconstructs western views of everything from beauty to social value systems, and even to our understanding of time, all through the lens of how African cultures value hair.