Books by Ross Burach

THE VERY IMPATIENT CATERPILLAR by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 26, 2019

"An object lesson in the value of patience as well as a droll introduction to meta-what-now. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Not every caterpillar gets the memo—or is, for that matter, temperamentally suited to spending two weeks immobilized in a chrysalis. Read full book review >
PINE & BOOF BLAST OFF by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 13, 2018

"As Boof writes, 'Adventure on!' (and soon, please). (Picture book. 3-8)"
The irrepressible porcupine-and-bear duo is back, this time on a rescue mission to space. Read full book review >
HI-FIVE ANIMALS! by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 28, 2018

"Burach earns a fist bump if not an actual high-five. (Board book. 2-4)"
The user instructions on the cover of this board book are simple: "Read, Hi-Five, Repeat." Read full book review >
TRUCK FULL OF DUCKS by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 27, 2018

"Storytime audiences will quack up. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Unsure of his destination, can Bernie keep his "On-Time Delivery Money Quack Guarantee"? Read full book review >
PINE & BOOF by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Sept. 12, 2017

"A predictable yet humorous origin story for an endearing pair. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Meet Pine the Porcupine and Boof the Bear and the lucky red leaf that brings them together. Read full book review >
BILLY BLOO IS STUCK IN GOO by Jennifer Hamburg
CHILDREN'S
Released: July 25, 2017

"Hamburg leaves readers with a question: 'What would you do?' Besides chortling at such gleeful, errant nonsense, that is. (Picture book. 5-7)"
Altruism runs amuck—or at least into muck—in this glutinous outing. Read full book review >
I AM NOT A CHAIR! by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 14, 2017

"While the slapstick may appeal to readers, sadly, this book is so confused and arbitrary, most of the humor falls flat. (Picture book. 4-8)"
A beleaguered giraffe tries to communicate that he isn't a chair. Read full book review >
THERE'S A GIRAFFE IN MY SOUP by Ross Burach
CHILDREN'S
Released: Feb. 23, 2016

"A zany read-aloud book for the youngest of diners. (Picture book. 2-5)"
Lively and quirky, Burach's first picture-book outing aims to send kids into fits of giggles. Read full book review >