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Jon Klassen

Author of I Want My Hat Back

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Jon Klassen is a writer and illustrator of children's books. He won the 2013 Caldecott Medal for illustration, recognizing This Is Not My Hat, which he also wrote. He is also well known for his 2011 picture book I Want My Hat Back. Jon studied animation at Sheridan College. He moved to Los Angeles after graduation and made an animated short with Dan Rodriques, An Eye for Annai. He worked on Neil Gaiman's Coralin and Kung Fu Panda, and was the art director for U2's animated video for I'll Go Crazy If I Don't Go Crazy Tonight." (Bowker Author Biography)
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I Want My Hat Back 2,370 copies, 259 reviews
This Is Not My Hat 2,140 copies, 333 reviews
We Found a Hat 606 copies, 49 reviews
The Rock from the Sky 169 copies, 16 reviews
Pax (Illustrator) 1,699 copies, 103 reviews
The Mysterious Howling (Illustrator) 1,492 copies, 106 reviews
Extra Yarn (Illustrator) 1,485 copies, 160 reviews
The Dark (Illustrator) 958 copies, 87 reviews
Sam and Dave Dig a Hole (Illustrator) 913 copies, 121 reviews
The Hidden Gallery (Illustrator) 619 copies, 46 reviews
The Nest (Illustrator) 541 copies, 25 reviews
The Unseen Guest (Illustrator) 397 copies, 24 reviews
The Witch's Boy (Cover artist) 379 copies, 17 reviews
Triangle (Shape Trilogy) (Illustrator) 368 copies, 31 reviews
The Watch That Ends the Night: Voices from the Titanic (Cover artist) 329 copies, 34 reviews
Flight, Volume Four (Contributor) 324 copies, 8 reviews
Half-Minute Horrors (Contributor) 248 copies, 22 reviews
The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse (Illustrator) 242 copies, 7 reviews
Skunk and Badger (Illustrator) 229 copies, 16 reviews
Square (Shape Trilogy) (Illustrator) 204 copies, 7 reviews
House Held Up by Trees (Illustrator) 195 copies, 20 reviews
A Velocity of Being: Letters to a Young Reader (Illustrator) 183 copies, 3 reviews
Circle (Illustrator) 153 copies, 16 reviews
Pax, Journey Home (Illustrator) 135 copies, 5 reviews
Cat's Night Out (Illustrator) 119 copies, 14 reviews
Vanished (Cover artist) 88 copies, 8 reviews
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