This year’s IBBY Christmas card is a specially designed illustration by Jackie Morris, which features her signature polar bear pulling an exotic book mobile. The image extends from front to back of the card and the greeting inside is a multilingual ‘Season’s Greetings’.
A pack of 10 cards costs £6 (inc p & p)
All previous years’ cards are still for sale as single packs of ten cards or as a multi-pack of ten cards, with two cards by each illustrator. The text inside is a multi-lingual “Season’s Greetings”, except for Jan Pienkowski’s, which reads “Happy Christmas”.
The cards feature the following illustrations:
For 2012 John Burningham donated this image from Harvey Slumfenburger’s Christmas Present
For our 2011 Christmas card, Shirley Hughes kindly donated one of her distinctive illustrations from Out and About (Walker Books) (previously published as Out and About Through the Year).
Our 2010 Christmas card featured an illustration by Jane Ray from The Story of Christmas (Orchard Books) which she kindly donated.
In 2009 Michael Foreman kindly donated this distinctive illustration from Michael Foreman’s Christmas Treasury (Chrysalis) for use on our Christmas card.
Our first IBBY UK Christmas card showed the cover illustration fromThe First Christmas (Puffin), kindly donated by Jan Pienkowski.