Author(s): Sam McBratney; Anita Jeram
From the creators of Guess How Much I Love You, this enchanting story tells of the unconditional love between a family of bears. From the inimitable team that brought you Guess How Much I Love You comes a gorgeous, reassuring story about three little bear siblings, who one day begin to wonder how they they can ALL be the "most wonderful bears in the whole wide world" to their parents? Mummy Bear and Daddy Bear must set about reassuring their three little bears - who are all different - that each one of them is equally special and equally loved.
Sam McBratney was a teacher before taking an early retirement to focus on his writing. Sam soon made picture book history with his beautiful Guess How Much I Love You. Shortlisted for the 1994 Kurt Maschler Award, and a recipient of the 1996 ALA Notable Children's Book, the title has sold over 28 million copies and has been translated into 53 languages to date. 2004 saw Sam re-united with Anita on You're All my Favourites, which was shortlisted for the Irish Bisto Book of the Year Award. Sam is married with three grown-up children and lives in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. Anita Jeram is the beloved illustrator of Guess How Much I Love You, written by Sam McBratney, and over twenty books for children including Skip to the Loo, My Darling!, written by Sally Lloyd-Jones. Her work is recognized and cherished the world over for its timeless quality, so full of warmth and humour. Born in Portsmouth, Anita lives in Northern Ireland. Find her online at www.anitajeram.com.