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A honeybee heart has five openings [text (large print)] : a year of keeping bees / Helen Jukes.

Jukes, Helen, (author.).

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Summary:

"Helen Jukes is entering her thirties and feeling disconnected and trapped by her office job. Then, for good luck, she is given a colony of honeybees. According to folklore, a colony, freely given, brings good fortune, and the author embarks on an emotional, rewarding journey during the course of a year as she cares for these wondrous beings and learns the art of beekeeping." --
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library LP 638.1 JUK 2020 (Text) 33892100701573 Adult New Books Book None 09/23/2020 Checked out 12/12/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781643586267
  • ISBN: 1643586262
  • Physical Description: 302 pages (large print) : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Center Point Large Print edition.
  • Publisher: Thorndike, Maine : Center Point, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 296-301)
Formatted Contents Note:
Doorway -- Hive -- Bee -- Orientation -- Losing sight -- Swarm -- Honey -- Afterword.
Summary, etc.:
"Helen Jukes is entering her thirties and feeling disconnected and trapped by her office job. Then, for good luck, she is given a colony of honeybees. According to folklore, a colony, freely given, brings good fortune, and the author embarks on an emotional, rewarding journey during the course of a year as she cares for these wondrous beings and learns the art of beekeeping." -- (Source of summary not specified)
Subject: Jukes, Helen.
Beekeepers > England > Biography.
Bees.
Bee culture.
Beekeepers > Anecdotes.
Bee culture > History.
Genre: Biographies.
Anecdotes.
Large type books.

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