Author & Illustrator

Jon Klassen

Biography

Jon Klassen is the author-illustrator of I Want My Hat Back, a Theodor Seuss Geisel Honor Book; This Is Not My Hat, winner of the Caldecott Medal and the Kate Greenaway Medal; and We Found a Hat. He is also the illustrator of two Caldecott Honor books, Sam and Dave Dig a Hole and Extra Yarn, both written by Mac Barnett. Jon Klassen lives in Los Angeles.

The Rock from the Sky
Skunk and Badger
Circle
Square
Triangle
The Wolf, the Duck, and the Mouse
We Found a Hat
Pax
The Mysterious Howling

Most Popular Jon Klassen Books

    The Rock from the Sky
    Jon Klassen
    Sam & Dave Dig a Hole
    Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen
    Skunk and Badger
    Amy Timberlake, Jon Klassen
    I Want My Hat Back
    Jon Klassen
    This is Not My Hat
    Jon Klassen
    Extra Yarn
    Mac Barnett, Jon Klassen

Book Stats

4
Authored
18
Illustrated
6
Collaborators

All Jon Klassen Books

YearTitleAuthorPages
2021The Rock from the SkyJon Klassen96
2020Skunk and BadgerAmy Timberlake136
2019CircleMac Barnett48
2018SquareMac Barnett48
2017TriangleMac Barnett48
2017The Wolf, the Duck, and the MouseMac Barnett40
2016We Found a HatJon Klassen56
2016PaxSara Pennypacker288
2015The Mysterious HowlingMaryrose Wood288
2014Sam & Dave Dig a HoleMac Barnett40
2013The DarkLemony Snicket1
2012This is Not My HatJon Klassen40
2012House Held Up by TreesTed Kooser32
2012The Unseen GuestMaryrose Wood340
2012Extra YarnMac Barnett40
2011The Hidden GalleryMaryrose Wood320
2011I Want My Hat BackJon Klassen40
2010The Mysterious HowlingMaryrose Wood272

Collaborators

Mac Barnett
Amy Timberlake
Sara Pennypacker
Maryrose Wood
Lemony Snicket
Ted Kooser

Book Dedications by Jon Klassen

  • For Will and Justin
    I Want My Hat Back
  • For Will and Justin, always
    We Found a Hat