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How to Bee

How to Bee

Author: Bren MacDibble
$19.00(NZD)  inc GST
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PUBLICATION MAY 2017

Description

Sometimes bees get too big to be up in the branches, sometimes they fall and break their bones. This week both happened and Foreman said, 'Tomorrow we'll find two new bees.' Peony lives with her sister and grandfather on a fruit farm outside the city. In a world where real bees are extinct, the quickest, bravest kids climb the fruit trees and pollinate the flowers by hand. All Peony really wants is to be a bee. Life on the farm is a scrabble, but there is enough to eat and a place to sleep, and there is love. Then Peony's mother arrives to take her away from everything she has ever known, and all Peony's grit and quick thinking might not be enough to keep her safe. How To Bee is a beautiful and fierce novel for younger readers, and the voice of Peony will stay with you long after you read the last page.

Author description

Bren MacDibble was raised on farms all over New Zealand, so is an expert about being a kid on the land. She now lives in Melbourne with her family and a cheeky dog, works with gifted children, and teaches writing at TAFE. www.macdibble.com

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General Fields

  • : 9781760294335
  • : Allen & Unwin
  • : Allen & Unwin Children's Books
  • : December 2016
  • : 198mm X 128mm
  • : Australia
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : en
  • : 208
  • : Bren MacDibble