Down by the river on a bright summer’s day, Big and Little Nutbrown Hare are lazily looking at all the colors around them.
Down by the river on a bright summer’s day, Big and Little Nutbrown Hare are lazily looking at all the colors around them. It’s so hard to decide which ones they like best! Big Nutbrown Hare’s favorite blue is the blue of the sky, while Little Nutbrown Hare’s favorite green is the green of the leaves. But which of the many lovely shades of brown will the Nutbrown Hares decide is the best of all?
About the Author
Sam McBratney wrote GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU as the fifty-seventh book of his career. More recently, he reunited with Anita Jeram for YOU'RE ALL MY FAVORITES. He has also written radio plays and a short-story collection for adults and worked for many years as a teacher. He lives in Northern Ireland.
Anita Jeram is the illustrator of GUESS HOW MUCH I LOVE YOU and YOU'RE ALL MY FAVORITES as well as many other acclaimed picture books, including Amy Hest’s award-winning series of books about Sam and Mrs. Bear and ALL PIGS ARE BEAUTIFUL and I LOVE GUINEA PIGS, both by Dick King- Smith. She lives in Northern Ireland.
Weaving color identification and size/growth comparison into pleasant spring outings, the approach in these books feels like a fresh and logical expansion of the popular characters’ world. —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
Perfectly charming…the sweet, sunny watercolor-and-ink images are both simple and pretty, as is the warm relationship between Big and Little. —Booklist