The Bee Man
Laurie Krebs, Melissa Iwai. National Geographic Society, $16.95 (32pp) ISBN 978-0-7922-7224-3
A girl visits her beekeeping grandfather in The Beeman by Laurie Krebs, illus. by Melissa Iwai. The text-modeled after ""The House That Jack Built""-introduces beekeeping equipment and hive hierarchy, and explains the harvesting of honey (""Here are the house bees/ with swift-moving wings/ that dry up the nectar/ a worker bee brings"").
Reviewed on: 09/01/2002
Hardcover - 1 pages - 978-1-84686-146-8
Paperback - 40 pages - 978-1-84686-260-1