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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library PS3611.I44 S38 2008 37684001080176 Leisure Reading Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780143114550
  • ISBN: 0143114557
  • Physical Description: xii, 302, 15 p. ; 20 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First published in the United States of America by Viking Penguin, a member of the Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2002. Published in Penguin Books 2003"--T.p verso.
Includes "A Penguin readers guide to The secret life of bees".
Summary, etc.:
Fourteen-year-old Lily and her companion, Rosaleen, an African-American woman who has cared for Lily since her mother's death ten years earlier, flee their home after Rosaleen is victimized by racist police officers, and find a safe haven in Tiburon, South Carolina at the home of three beekeeping sisters, May, June, and August.
Subject: Teenage girls > Fiction.
African American women > Fiction.
Maternal deprivation > Fiction.
South Carolina > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Beekeepers > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.

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