A Three Hat Day

Paperback | June 30, 1987

byLaura Geringer

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R. R. Pottle the Third has a truly wonderful, extra-extraordinary collection of hats. But happiness eludes him. He is lonely and dreams of meeting a perfect wife ' who will, of course, be wearing a perfect hat.

One day, a day so bad that R. R. Pottle wears not one, not two, but three hats at once, his dream comes true in the best possible way.

This warm, comical story by talented new author Laura Geringer is crowned with full-color illustrations by Caldecott Medal winner Arnold Lobel.

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A hat collector is having a very bad day until he meets his true love in the hat section of the department store.

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R. R. Pottle the Third has a truly wonderful, extra-extraordinary collection of hats. But happiness eludes him. He is lonely and dreams of meeting a perfect wife ' who will, of course, be wearing a perfect hat.One day, a day so bad that R. R. Pottle wears not one, not two, but three hats at once, his dream comes true in the best possib...

Laura Geringer's collection of children's books goes from floor to ceiling, wall to wall. A graduate of Barnard College and Yale University, Ms. Geringer has worked as a newspaper reporter, an art teacher, and a book reviewer. She is now an editor at a major New York publishing house and lives with her husband, a clinical psychologist....

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9 × 6.5 × 0.08 inPublished:June 30, 1987Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064431576

ISBN - 13:9780064431576

Appropriate for ages: 6 - 8

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A hat collector is having a very bad day until he meets his true love in the hat section of the department store.

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"Energetic drawings [by a Caldecott Medalist] contribute their own dignity and humor. With its light touch, good pacing, and satisfying symmetry, this is a pleasing choice." (Booklist)