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The Hive Detectives: Chronicle of a Honey Bee Catastrophe

Book Description
Without honey bees the world would be a different place. There would be no honey, no beeswax for candles, and, worst of all, barely a fruit, nut, or vegetable to eat. So imagine beekeeper Dave Hackenburg's horror when he discovered twenty million of his charges had vanished. Those missing bees became the first casualties of a mysterious scourge that continues to plague honey bee populations today.... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages80
Publication Date05/03/2010
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About Loree Griffin Burns (Author) : I write books about science for children ... and I love my job. From an oceanographer who tracks rubber ducks through the world ocean to an entomologist who studied mason bees in his backyard to an as... more
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About Ellen Harasimowicz (Illustrator) : Ellen Harasimowicz is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Ellen Harasimowicz is The Hive Detectives: Chronicle of a Honey Bee Catastrophe (Scientists in the Field Series... more
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