Jon Klassen





Jon Klassen

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Jon Klassen received the 2010 Canadian Governor General’s Award for his illustrations in Caroline Stutson’s CAT'S NIGHT OUT. He also created illustrations for the popular series THE INCORRIGIBLE CHILDREN OF ASHTON PLACE and served as an illustrator on the animated feature film Coraline. I WANT MY HAT BACK is the first book he has both written and illustrated. Originally from Niagara Falls, Canada, he lives in Los Angeles.


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Average rating: 4.11 · 50,349 ratings · 7,521 reviews · 15 distinct works · Similar authors
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“What if I never see it again?
What if nobody ever finds it?
My poor hat.
I miss it so much.”
Jon Klassen, I Want My Hat Back
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