The Secret Life of Bees

This is a remarkable novel about divine female power, a story that women will share and pass on to their daughters for years to come.

The Secret Life of Bees

The Secret Life of Bees

The multi-million bestselling novel about a young girl's journey towards healing and the transforming power of love, from the award-winning author of The Invention of Wings and The Book of Longings Set in South Carolina in 1964, The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of Lily Owens, whose life has been shaped around the blurred memory of the afternoon her mother was killed. When Lily's fierce-hearted black "stand-in mother," Rosaleen, insults three of the deepest racists in town, Lily decides to spring them both free. They escape to Tiburon, South Carolina--a town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by an eccentric trio of black beekeeping sister, Lily is introduced to their mesmerizing world of bees and honey, and the Black Madonna. This is a remarkable novel about divine female power, a story that women will share and pass on to their daughters for years to come.

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The Secret Life of Bees
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: Sue Monk Kidd
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-28 - Publisher: Penguin

The multi-million bestselling novel about a young girl's journey towards healing and the transforming power of love, from the award-winning author of The Invention of Wings and The Book of Longings Set in South Carolina in 1964, The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of Lily Owens, whose life
The Secret Life of Bees
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Moira Butterfield
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-20 - Publisher: Words & Pictures

Listen to tiny tales from Buzzwing the hardworking honeybee. Combining nonfiction with a splash of fantasy, The Secret Life of Bees is a book to get lost in, time and again.
La vida secreta de las abejas
Language: es
Pages: 304
Authors: Sue Monk Kidd
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-04-05 - Publisher: Penguin Books

Ambientada en Carolina del Sur en 1964, La vida secreta de las abejas es la historia de Lily Owens, cuya vida ha sido formada alrededor del recuerdo confuso de la tarde en que su madre fue asesinada. Cuando Rosaleen, la bravía madre postiza negra de Lily, insulta a tres de
Unveiling the Secret Life of Bees
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: Amy Lignitz Harken
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-02-01 - Publisher: Chalice Press

In conversation with the Bible and Sue Monk Kidd's best-selling novel The Secret Life of Bees (Penguin Books, 2003), Unveiling the Secret Life of Bees explores the embodiments of women, feminine power, relationships, and the importance of women in the life of the church. It looks at the roles of
Ecofeminism in the Secret Life of Bees
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Eleanore Ryan, Governors State University. College of Arts and Sciences
Categories: Ecofeminism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher:

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