The Life and Times of the Honeybee

Did you know that a bee larva eats so much its first day of life that it grows 5½" times its original size? Or that ancient Greeks minted coins with bees on them?

From egg to bee, hives, honey, pollination, and beekeeping, this fun, fact-filled mini-encyclopedia both whets and satisfies a child's curiosity about bees. Engaging on many levels with illustrations, diagrams, call-outs, fascinating facts, and historical stories.

The subtle, good-natured humor of the illustrations is sure to delight young readers. Paperback, 32 pages. Ages 5 and up.

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The Life and Times of the Honeybee

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  • A Honey of a Bee
  • Home Sweet Home
  • From Egg to Bee
  • The Worker Bee
  • The Busy Day of a House Bee
  • The Busy Days of a Field Bee
  • How Honeybees Make Honey
  • Shall We Dance?
  • A Honey Flower Menu
  • A Honeybee Calendar
  • The Honeybee's Best Friend
  • Golden Treasures of the Beehive
  • Buzzing Around the World
  • Flying Through History