Pine & Boof Blast Off by Ross Burach is a stitch. One day in the woods the intrepid duo, consisting of a perennially hungry bear and his porcupine pal, find an egg they are sure has come from outer space. Their mission becomes to return the egg to space, which starts with a rocket building project. Many laughs later the mission is accomplished. This is a very, very funny book with lively, detailed illustrations and lots of wordplays. Don’t miss Pine and Boof and the Lucky Leaf.