Parents' Guide to

Escape From Hat

By Mary Eisenhart, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Clever epic of heroic rabbits vs. evil black cats.

Book Adam Kline Fantasy 2012
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What you will—and won't—find in this book.

Community Reviews

age 6+

Based on 1 parent review

age 6+

Well written book gets and keeps my kids's attention .....and they always ask for more!!

This book is very well written. I read it to my 8 and 6 year old boys and we were all immediately hooked on the storyline. I love the way the author plays with words to describe the details of the story. I wish David Kline (author) had written other books because I have become a fan of his writing. This book is just right for young children. My kids scare easily so I have to be very careful with what they read. This book has mystery, suspense, adventure, good and evil but in such a lighthearted tone it makes it a great read right before bed. I would highly recommend this title to any family with young children. As the parent, I am also enjoying the storyline.

This title has:

Educational value
Great messages
Great role models

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (1):
Kids say: Not yet rated

Author Adam Kline's funny, fast-moving story and imaginative characters engage young kids, their parents, and their older sibs, with grand adventures and frequent laugh-out-loud moments. Scottish artist Brian Taylor's gorgeous, anime-like full-color illustrations and cute pen-and-ink drawings are fun to explore, adding another dimension to the story.

An especially good choice for kids who aren't ready to deal with real villains and monsters, Escape From Hat gives them good tools for handling future scary stuff, since some bad guys are comically inept while others turn out not to be so bad after all.

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