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Presents a tale of a precarious friendship between an illegal Nigerian refugee and a recent widow from suburban London, a story told from the alternating and disparate perspectives of both women.
Sarah Summers is enjoying a holiday on a Nigerian beach when a young girl named Little Bee crashes irrevocably into her life. All it takes is a brief and horrifying moment of crisis — a terrifying scene that no reader will forget. Afterwards, Sarah and Little Bee might expect never to see each other again. But Little Bee finds Sarah’s husband’s wallet in the sand, and smuggles herself on board a cargo vessel with his address in mind. She
Millions of people have read, discussed, debated, cried, and cheered with Little Bee, a Nigerian refugee girl whose violent and courageous journey puts a stunning face on the worldwide refugee crisis. “Little Bee will blow you away.” —The Washington Post The lives of a sixteen-year-old Nigerian orphan and a well-off British woman collide in this page-turning #1 New York Times bestseller, book club favorite, and “affecting story of human triumph” (The New York Times Book Review) from Chris Cleave, author of
All the animals are running away, but what are they afraid of? Find out in this action-packed book that will have all little children wanting to turn the pages and join in. It's simple, it's fun, it's thought provoking, and the surprise ending brings it right back to the beginning - to be enjoyed all over again! Graphic designer and illustrator Edward Gibbs has always sought to communicate meaningful ideas in the simplest way. With a seemingly effortless touch, in
Manchmal wünscht sie sich, sie wäre eine englische Pfundmünze: dann würde sich nämlich jeder freuen, sie zu sehen. Little Bee ist 16 Jahre alt und stammt aus Afrika. In ihrer Heimat ist ihr Schreckliches zugestossen, und seit zwei Jahren lebt sie in einem englischen Abschiebelager für Asylbewerber. Trotz allem ist sie ein Mensch voll Lebensfreude, Witz und Intelligenz. In England kennt sie ausserhalb des Lagers nur zwei Menschen: Vor Jahren hat sie in Nigeria das
"This story/reader for younger children relates the adventures of a honeybee named Little Bee Sunbeam. The little bee is in a search [of] a particularly good nectar to make honey when it suddenly becomes very cold. Honeybees cannot fly when the temperature drops so abruptly, and our little bee must spend the night alone in the forest where an exciting adventure unfolds ..."--Publisher description.
Tiny but mighty, just like our little ones, bees are magnificent and beautiful creatures. They are the sound of sunshine, and the most important pollinators of the fruits and vegetables that we love to eat. They give us so much, without asking for anything in return: only that we humans help to provide plenty of flowers and plants, free of sprays, for them to feed on.With the arrival of spring, Rob-bee can hardly wait to see his best friend
In this beautiful, bold board book, children will learn about the colors of the iconic pride flag! Red, orange, yellow, green, blue, purple, black, and brown . . . These are the colors of our rainbow flag. Do you know what they stand for? Every young child is enchanted by the beautiful colors of the rainbow. Now, Our Rainbow can teach toddlers all about the meaning of each color of the pride flag. Told in simple, engaging text and paired with bright illustrations,
An adorable finger puppet peeks through a diecut hole on each page making this book an excellent way to read and play.
This buzz-worthy shaped novelty book from bestselling creator Salina Yoon will delight young readers with its silly googly eye and shiny fabric bee wing! Follow the adventures of a busy little bee buzzing about the day! This interactive, bee-shaped board book features a googly eye on the cover, a soft, shimmery bee wing, and even handles for little ones to grab onto!
A heartwarming tale buzzing with sincerity, humor, and kindness, Little Bee's Flower is about the courage in venturing out on your own—and also the strength in asking for help sometimes. For the first time, Little Bee goes out on her own on a very important mission: to find a flower. But what does a flower look like? What does it smell like? As she learns from other animals what makes a flower, she worries: will she ever find what
My First Big Book of Coloring 2 is jumbo coloring book with almost 200 pages of coloring fun! Kids will love My First Big Book of Coloring 2, a jumbo follow-up book to the successful My First Big Book of Coloring, that's packed with almost 200 pages of fun! The appealing artwork-with its heavy, chunky black lines-are eye-catching and kid-friendly. This book is sure to engage little ones for hours!
Introduce little ones to a variety of animals and their unique tails! In Animal Tails, little ones will be asked which tail belong to which animal. The pages of this book are filled with familiar, kid-favorite animals such as pigs, tigers, foxes, sharks, and more. Rendered in soft colors that make this an even more enjoyable experience for babies, each page includes embossed animal tails, creating a tactile experience for tiny hands. And on the last spread, all the animals
EARLY LEARNING / EARLY LEARNING CONCEPTS. A little penguin loves to do many things during his fun day, but nothing beats getting kisses and cuddles from his mama! Follow a little penguin as he spends his day doing everything he loves--such as eating pancakes, playing with his toys, drinking hot chocolate, spotting rainbows, and more. But what does he love the most? Kisses and cuddles from his mama!. Ages 0+