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A marvelous book in the true dictionary sense of marvel it is a wonderful and astonishing thing, the kind of book that makes child laugh and adult chuckle, and both smile in appreciation A charmingly wicked little bookThe New York TimesDeliberately understated, with delectable results Skillful characterizations though they re simply drawn and have little to say, each animal emerges fully realizedPublishers Weekly starred review Read aloud, this story will offer many sublime insights into how young readers comprehend an illustrated text that leaves out vital information, and will leave young sleuths reeling with theories about what just happenedSchool Library JournalKlassen s animation and design skills are evident on every page in this sly, subversive tale Adults and older children will chuckle mordantly at rabbit s sudden disappearance, while young children might actually wonder, with Squirrel, where the rabbit has goneThe Horn BookIndubitably hip, this will find plenty of admirersKirkus ReviewsYou know, bears may stand for adults in some way, because theyre big, theyre ungainly, theyre goofy Theyre like most of us grownups But the bear in this book paws down hes got to be the dimmest, most slow witted, brilliantly stupid bear to come along in years I really love himR Weekend EditionFour pages into this charmer, every kindergartner will know where the bears missing hat is but theyll never predict the hilarious revenge he takes on the thiefPeople MagazineA sly picture bookYoung readers and listeners will love being in on the joke, making them appreciate the story s humor evenBookPageThe joy of this book lies in figuring out the explicit plot from the implicit details in the pictures, especially a few wordless onesChicago TribuneA coterie of woodland animals is drawn in a minimalistic style and a palette of browns with a splash of red The dialogue is simple and slyThe Boston GlobeThis is a familiar picture book formula with a twist, and the minimalist style Klassen employs with both text and art only emphasizes the humor of the situationWhile these design choices and the simplicity and pattern of the text would make this a good choice for beginning readers, it would also make an amusing readaloud or a great little readers theater pieceBulletin of the Center for Children s BooksRead I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen Its the most subtle endorsement of murder youll ever findThis is a must have for any primary or even intermediate classroom Its about inference and being a good readerHuffington Post Ce texte fait r f rence l dition ReliA bear has lost his hat What if he never sees it again WAIT He has seen his hat