Books with bees

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Bee-Wigged
Cece Bell

E BELL

All Jerry Bee wants is to make friends, but that’s hard to do when you’re the most enormous bee anyone has ever seen. Then a wig changes Jerry’s life: when he puts it on, he looks just like a boy! To bee or not to bee?


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These Bees Count!
Alison Formento

CONCEPT E FORMENTO

Mr. Tate’s class visits a bee and honey farm, where Farmer Ellen teaches the children on how to listen to the bees talk.


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The Best Beekeeper of Lalibela: A Tale from Africa
Cristina Kessler

E KESSLER

In the Ethiopian mountain village of Lalibela, famous for its churches and honey, a young girl determines to find a way to be a beekeeper despite being told that it is something only men can do.


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Bee & Me: A Mini-Motion Book
Elle J. Mcguinness

PB BOARD

When a young boy discovers a bee trapped in his bedroom, he hides for fear of being stung. But when the amiable bee frantically explains all that bees do, the boy comes to understand how good things come in different packages.


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Jam & Honey
Melita Morales

E MORALES

This is a story of a young girl and a honeybee who learn to coexist peacefully in the same garden as they go about their respective tasks.


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The Honeybee Man
Lela Nargi

E NARGI

Fred, a beekeeper whose hives are on the roof of his Brooklyn, New York apartment building, tends his bees and distributes their honey to his neighbors. Includes facts about bees and beekeepers.


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Let Me Bee
Vanita Oelschlager

E OELSCHLAGER

A fear of bees keeps a young boy inside and away from the natural world. But then he talks to a bee and learns a little bit about how dangerous he looks when seen through a bee’s eyes. This is an excellent guide to overcoming phobias.


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Show me the Honey (Dr. Seuss/Cat in the Hat) (Step into Reading)
Tish Rabe

ER RABE

The Cat in the Hat, Sally and Nick, and Things One and Two shrink to bee size and learn how bees communicate via dance, collect nectar, spit it into combs, turn it into honey, and seal the combs with wax.


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The Very Greedy Bee
Steve Smallman

E SMALLMAN

A greedy bee refuses to share when he finds a meadow of the biggest flowers he has ever seen.


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The Work Bees Go on Strike (Buck Wilder's Adventures)
Timothy R. Smith

JE SMITH

When they realize that there is no humming in the forest, Buck Wilder and his friends investigate the mystery of why the bees are on strike and refusing to work.


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Buzz
Eileen Spinelli

E SPINELLI

After learning that a bee’s body is too chunky for flight, Buzz the bumblebee, defies the laws of aerodynamics to save a friend in need.


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You Can Fly, Bumblebee! (Wonder Pets! (8x8))
Jennifer Oxley

E WONDER

The Wonder Pets help a little bee who is trying to learn how to fly. This sweet story is written in charming rhyme and is filled with encouragement for children.


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Busy as a Bee (Kingfisher Readers. Level 1)
Louise P. Carroll

ANIMALS BUGS JNF FEL

Everyone has heard the phrase, busy as a bee, in this book, young readers get to see exactly what those bees are up to.


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Honey: A Gift from Nature
Yumiko Fujiwara

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A young, Japanese girl spends the day with her beekeeping father in the mountains, where he keeps his hives and learns how bees gather nectar, how it is turned into honey, and how the honey is collected to end up on our tables.


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Bees Inside and Out (Getting Into Nature)
Gillian Houghton

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Describes the physical characteristics of honeybees, where they are found, their behavior and social interactions, and a brief history of beekeeping.


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UnBEElievables: Honeybee Poems and Paintings
Douglas Florian

POETRY JNF FLO

A comprehensive natural history of bees shares fourteen fact-filled poems and paintings that detail the unexpected wonders of the busy insects’ lifestyles and community while explaining the bee’s essential role in the ecosystem.


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City of Bees
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Six-year-old Oliver and his friends join a beekeeper as he cares for his hives over the course of a year. The children learn how a queen bee rules the hive, the various jobs each bee performs, how bees pollinate, and how they can fly at amazing speeds.


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