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Honeybee : the busy life of Apis mellifera / Candace Fleming ; [illustrated by] Eric Rohmann.

Fleming, Candace, (author.). Rohmann, Eric, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Upper Skagit Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Upper Skagit Library 595.799 FLE 1010691 Juvenile Nonfiction Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823442850
  • ISBN: 0823442853
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Neal Porter Books, an imprint of Holiday House, 2020

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page [43]).
Summary, etc.:
Beginning at birth, the honeybee emerges through the wax cap of her cell and is driven to protect and take care of her hive. She cleans the nursery and feeds the larvae and the queen. But is she strong enough to fly? Not yet! She builds wax comb to store honey, and transfers pollen from other bees into the storage. She defends the hive from invaders.
Target Audience Note:
Age 6-9.
K to Grade 3.
Subject: Honeybee > Juvenile literature.
Honeybee > Behavior > Juvenile literature.
Honeybee > Life cycles > Juvenile literature.
Bees > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Creative nonfiction.
Picture books.

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