It’s icy cold outside. Luckily, a beanie fell on the snow. What a great shelter! A mouse sneaks in, followed by a frog, an owl, a rabbit, a fox, a boar and then a bear… “No more space !” says the animals as the hat fills up. The arrival of a tiny ant causes both the explosion of the hat and the anger of the animals.
With this graphic little picture book, Loïc Gaume plays on the notions of size, accumulation, disappearance. He invites children to have fun with language, shapes and colors.