Catalogue Number: GL2-4YH5
- Author: Sam McBratney
- Format: Postcard book or pack
- Publisher: Walker Books Ltd
- Published: 05 January 2012
- ISBN: 9781406337372
This is a delightful new format for the Guess How Much I Love You publishing list. Thirty gorgeous postcards of scenes from the bestselling picture book series, illustrated by Anita Jeram, to send to loved ones on special occasions throughout the year or to keep for yourself. Guess How Much I Love You is one of the world's bestselling picture books with over 26 million copies sold worldwide.
Sam McBratney spent his postwar childhood in short trousers and Fair Isle jumpers . He studied at Trinity College, Dublin before becoming a teacher and took early retirement to concentrate on his career as a writer. In 2004, Sam reunited with Anita Jeram to produce You're All My Favourites and later a series of four storybooks featuring the Nutbrown Hares: Guess How Much I Love You All Year Round. He lives in Ireland. Anita Jeram did a foundation course in visual studies at Manchester Polytechnic, followed by a degree in illustration She says that illustrating Guess How Much I Love You was a labour of love:. Every time I read this book, I want to cry. The story reminds me so much of my own son, who often plays this kind of game with me when it's time for bed. She lives in Northern Ireland with her family and a menagerie of pets.