by Maurice Noel

Description:  The secret world of bees is opened up to young readers in this exciting narrative account of the life of Buz. The novel opens as Buz is born. As she matures into a full-grown bee, she learns about the various roles that bees play to keep the hive running smoothly. When she begins to venture out from the hive to gather pollen, adventures abound as she encounters other creatures in the wider world. This swiftly-moving novel is both informative and delightful, a wonderful introduction to the fascinating and surprisingly complex lives of these remarkable insects.

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Ages:  9-11
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year Published: 2013
ISBN: 978-1-59915-959-1
Genres:  Natural History, Animal Stories

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Table of Contents

1. Coming Out
2. First Flights—Narrow Escape 
3. Dispute with a Peacock Butterfly 
4. Swarming 
5. Building Comb—An Accident 

6. A Second Swarm
7. Discontented Whispers 
8. Death of Hum 
9. Caught in a Cobweb 
10. Battle—Victory—Death

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