Books by Marc Burckhardt

WHEN BOB MET WOODY by Gary Golio
CHILDREN'S
Released: May 3, 2011

"Well done. (afterword, sources & resources) (Picture book/biography. 6-10)"
Golio (Jimi: Sounds Like a Rainbow: A Story of the Young Jimi Hendrix, 2010) produces another sensitively written, meticulously researched picture biography, this time capturing the intense ambition of the young Bob Dylan. Read full book review >
DADDY LOVES HIS LITTLE GIRL by John Carter Cash
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 27, 2010

"It is a shamelessly over-the-top goo-fest that consistently reaches for the easy image with seemingly no regard to art or craft. (Picture book. 3-5)"
Cash follows up his purple tribute to the love between mothers and sons (Momma Loves Her Little Son, 2009) with an equally labored celebration of the father-daughter bond. Read full book review >
MOMMA LOVES HER LITTLE SON by John Carter Cash
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 24, 2009

"While the author's memories of his mother are apparently heartfelt, his tribute is likely to have limited appeal. (Picture book. 3-6)"
As long as there are parents and grandparents, there will be a market for sweet, rhyming odes to the love of a mother for her son. Read full book review >
A DRIVE IN THE COUNTRY by Michael J. Rosen
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 1, 2007

"Question the accuracy of rear-seat shoulder harnesses, but don't question the essential meaning: 'the only place we wanted to go was Together, just our family, and a Sunday drive in the country took us there.' (Picture book. 5-8)"
In homage to the days when gas was cheap and family fun was a Sunday drive in the country, author and illustrator provide readers with an elegiac outing in which children do not whine or get car sick. Read full book review >