Author(s): Sam McBratney; Anita Jeram (Illustrator)
Shortlisted for the 1994 Kurt Maschler Award and the Children's Illustrated Book of the Year Award, this is the story of Little Nutbrown Hare and Big Nutbrown Hare, who discover that love is not an easy thing to measure.
"There's not a wrong notein this tender tale.... Right up there with Goodnight Moon."
Sam McBratney has written a number of picture books as well as novels for younger children and teenagers. He and his wife live in the beautiful countryside of Country Antrim in Northern Island, where they are constantly visited by their many grandchildren. Anita Jeram also lives in County Antrim with her family and a vast number of animals! She has illustrated a number of lovely picture books for Walker, including Contrary Mary, You're All My Favourites and My Little Storybook.