Author(s): Sam McBratney
Shortlisted for the 1994 Kurt Maschler Award and the Children's Illustrated Book of the Year Award, this book tells the story of Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare, who discover that love is not an easy thing to measure.
PUBLICATION OCTOBER 2011
Perfectly charming We Love This Book [A] clever, heart-melting classic Evening Standard
Sam McBratney, the award-winning author of this multimillion-selling picture-book phenomenon, has won the Bass Ireland Arts Prize and the Bisto Award, twice. He is also the author of the bestselling You're All My Favourites (978-0-7445-8660-2). He lives in Ireland. Anita Jeram says that illustrating this title was a labour of love. "Every time I read this book, I want to cry," she says. Anita is also the illustrator of many other popular and critically acclaimed picture books, including Don't You Feel Well, Sam? and You Can Do It, Sam by Amy Hest, and All Pigs Are Beautiful by Dick King-Smith. She lives in Northern Ireland with her family and a menagerie of pets.