(June 24 3pm pst)
The Bee Tree
A fascinating book about the Honey Hunters in the Rainforest in Malaysia. This book not only highlights respect for the rainforests, but includes cultural traditions, working together and knowledge about Malaysia, which add geographical context to the story. This book will appeal to the interested reader and also for school projects.
As long as there is rainforest, there will be bees. It is inspiring to learn about the traditional harvest techniques to preserve the forests and ultimately help build a better world.
Author and Illustrator: Stephen Buchmann and Diana Cohn | ISBN: 9781935955146 | Publisher: Cinco Puntos Press