The secret life of bees
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Published:
New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2013.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Hardcover edition.
ISBN:
9780143124320, 0143124323
Physical Desc:
[xiii], 313 pages ; 20 cm
Accelerated Reader:
IL: UG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 15
Lexile measure:
840L
Rating:
840
Status:
Description
From A to Z, the Penguin Drop Caps series collects 26 unique hardcovers--featuring cover art by Jessica Hische It all begins with a letter. Fall in love with Penguin Drop Caps, a new series of twenty-six collectible and hardcover editions, each with a type cover showcasing a gorgeously illustrated letter of the alphabet. In a design collaboration between Jessica Hische and Penguin Art Director Paul Buckley, the series features unique cover art by Hische, a superstar in the world of type design and illustration, whose work has appeared everywhere from Tiffany & Co. to Wes Anderson's recent film Moonrise Kingdom to Penguin's own bestsellers Committed and Rules of Civility . With exclusive designs that have never before appeared on Hische's hugely popular Daily Drop Cap blog, the Penguin Drop Caps series launches with six perennial favorites to give as elegant gifts, or to showcase on your own shelves. K is for Kidd. Set in South Carolina during the tumultuous summer of 1964, The Secret Life of Bees also ushered young Lily Owens, a girl transformed by the power and divinity of the female spirit, into the canon of modern-day heroines. Lily and her fierce-hearted black "stand-in mother" escape the racism of their hometown and find refuge with an eccentric trio of black beekeeping sisters, whose world of bees, honey, and the Black Madonna is mesmerizing.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.7, 15 Points
Lexile measure:
840

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Description
"Set in South Carolina during the tumultuous summer of 1964, The Secret Life of Bees also ushered young Lily Owens, a girl transformed by the power and divinity of the female spirit, into the canon of modern-day heroines. Lily and her fierce-hearted black 'stand-in mother escape the racism of their hometown and find refuge with an eccentric trio of black beekeeping sisters, whose world of bees, honey, and the Black Madonna is mesmerizing."--Publisher's description.
Target Audience
840,Lexile.
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.7,15.0,68836.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, S. M. (2013). The secret life of bees. Hardcover edition. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. 2013. The Secret Life of Bees. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk, The Secret Life of Bees. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2013.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Kidd, Sue Monk. The Secret Life of Bees. Hardcover edition. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2013. Print.

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