Anton has a magic hat. A real one. He wants to make something disappear… A clever, playful picture book.

First Anton tries to make a tree vanish, but it’s too big. He manages to make a bird disappear, and even his friend Luke. But where did Luke go?


Ole Könnecke was born in 1961 and spent his childhood in Sweden. He now lives in Germany and has produced over 30 books, several of which have won international awards.


A charming and humorous book with beautiful illustrations reminiscent of Charlie Brown.

Australian Women's Weekly

Although the book is wordless, simple, charming illustrations capture the humor in Anton’s youthful and successful antics.

School Library Journal

a genuinely appealing little story.

Magpies Magazine

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