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The Secret Life of Bees

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 226,449 Ratings and 16,824 Reviews

Book Description
In Sue Monk Kidd's The Secret Life of Bees, 14-year-old Lily Owen, neglected by her father and isolated on their South Carolina peach farm, spends hours imagining a blissful infancy when she was loved and nurtured by her mother, Deborah, whom she barely remembers. These consoling fantasies are her heart's answer to the family story that as a child, in unclear circumstances, Lily accidentally shot ... More
Book Information
PublisherHigh Bridge Company
BindingAudio CD (79 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages1
ISBN-101598879189
ISBN-13978-1598879186
Publication Date05/06/2009
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About Sue Monk Kidd (Author) : Sue Monk Kidd is a published author of children's books. Some of the published credits of Sue Monk Kidd include The Secret Life of Bees (Unabridged), The Mermaid Chair (Unabridged), Firstlight: The Ea... more
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About Jenna Lamia (Reader) : Jenna Lamia is an actress and writer who splits her time between New York City and Los Angeles. Nominated for an audie award for "The Secret Life of Bees," she is a sought-after reader in both young a... more
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10/7/2009 Sharon Koontz said: 28751
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5/11/2009 Debbie Williamson tagged as: I read

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5/2/2009 Nicole Green tagged as: I recommend, I read

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3/26/2009 Eileen Page tagged as: I recommend

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2/28/2009 Kristi Combs tagged as: I recommend

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1/22/2009 Kathryn Sparks said: Love The Secret Life of Bees. Amazing book and great movie.

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10/25/2008 Angela Mann said: 28751
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9/15/2008 Shelley HW tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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6/29/2008 Michelle McCorkle said: I missed the characters after I finished the book. It was that much a part of my life!
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6/26/2008 autumn moody said: it was really good. i liked it.
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11/27/2007 Fran Slayton said: Rich and warm. The writing envelopes the reader. A modern classic. Highly recommended.
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