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Telling the Bees



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Author
Hesketh, Peggy
Descriptors
Beekeeping
Families
First Novels
First Person Narratives
Interpersonal Relationships
Loss
Murder
Neighborhoods
Older Adults
Secrets
Location/Setting:
California
Time Period:
1990s
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Summary
Octogenarian Albert Honig discovers the duct-taped bodies of his neighbors, sisters Claire and Hilda Straussman. The three had been neighbors for many decades and shared a common interest in tending beehives, especially Albert and Claire. Albert is questioned by a local detective leading the investigation, and shares what he knows. However there were many secrets in the Straussman family.
Critique
A touching story filled with bee lore and wisdom on tending bees.
ISBN
9780399159053
  iBistro
# of Pages
307
Published
2013
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Reviewer's Initials: ED


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