The Beeman (Softcover)

Availability: In stock
Story: Find out where honey comes from as Grandpa the Beeman teaches the basics of beekeeping to his young grandson. This rhyming story includes 7 pages of educational endnotes full of essential facts about bees, beekeeping, honey, and the vital part that bees play in the natural world.

Author: Laurie Krebs

Illustrator: Valeria Cis

Format: Paperback

Dimensions: 10" x 9.75" and 40 pages
Age Range: 4-10 years

Awards and Accolades

  • The American Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture 2014 Book of the Year!
  • Best Non-Fiction Ages 5-7 Award Winner, English Association
  • Blue Peter Book Club Selection

"This charming book is visually enticing and just plain fun to read. The text conveys facts, but at the same time captures a larger understanding of and appreciation for nature” — School Library Journal

"This cozy intergenerational story will delight young readers as it educates them on these industrious insects" — ForeWord Magazine

"Peek inside the process, from beehive to honey, all while learning new vocabulary and facts about bees" – New York Botanical Garden

Written by Laurie Krebs
Laurie Krebs combines her love of children's literature with her enthusiasm for traveling, to create her wonderful picture books that bring readers all around the world. She lives in Virginia with her husband, Bill.
Illustrated by Valeria Cis
Valeria Cis has been drawing for as long as she can remember. She is a full-time illustrator who lives in Rosario, Argentina with her husband, Sebastian, and their son, Facundo and their little daughter, Olivia.
0 stars based on 0 reviews