UnBEElievables: Honeybee Poems and Paintings
Title: UnBEElievables: Honeybee Poems and Paintings
Author: 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.
The buzz is big for Douglas Florian’s new poetry collection about the unBEElieveably unique lives of honeybees—and the vital role they play in our ecosystem.
Come inside the honeycomb—a busy, buzzy, bee-filled home—and learn about the unexpected wonders of these tiny insects’ lifestyles, families, and communities. In fourteen funny, fact-filled honeybee poems and paintings, Douglas Florian explores the natural history of these often-unappreciated critters, revealing them to be a totally cool—and totally important—part of our ecosystem. Indeed, these buzzy bugs have been in the spotlight lately as wild bee populations are dwindling, honey prices are rising, and beekeeping has become a popular hobby.