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Author Jukes, Helen, author.

Title A honeybee heart has five openings : a year of keeping bees / Helen Jukes.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2020]

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Non-Fiction  New Shelf  638.1 JUK    Available
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Edition First American edition.
Description 233 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Originally published in hardcover, in slightly different form, in Great Britain by Scribner, an imprint of Simon & Schuster UK Ltd., in 2018"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Doorway -- Hive -- Bee -- Orientation -- Losing sight -- Swarm -- Honey -- Afterward.
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." -- (Source of summary not specified)
Subject Jukes, Helen.
Beekeepers -- England -- Biography.
Bees.
Bee culture.
Beekeepers -- Anecdotes.
Bee culture -- History.
Genre/Form Autobiographies.
Anecdotes.
Other Form: Online version: Jukes, Helen, A honeybee heart has five openings New York : Pantheon Book, 2020. 9781524747879 (DLC) 2019024126
ISBN 9781524747862 (hardcover)
1524747866 (hardcover)
9781524747879 (ebook)

 
    
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