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Swarm of Bees - Lemony Snicket

Swarm of Bees

By: Lemony Snicket, Rilla Alexander (Illustrator)

Hardcover Published: 2nd April 2019
ISBN: 9780316392822
Number Of Pages: 48
For Ages: 4 - 6 years old

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From the bestselling author of The Dark comes another brilliantly illustrated picture book that takes on an intense childhood emotion--this time, anger--in a rollicking, kid-friendly way.
Whether you're a kid or a bee, sometimes you feel so mad, you buzz around looking for people to sting and trouble to make. See how one boy, a swarm of bees, and a whole town can get riled up and then find a way to feel better through the comfort of unconditional love and community.

Printed in a brilliant palette of primary colors, brimming with beautiful dots and stripes, Rilla Alexander's art sings. Not since David Shannon's No, David! have readers been given the pleasure of witnessing such uproariously terrible behavior, unbridled emotion, and ultimately, such comfort.

Industry Reviews

* "Expressive action-filled illustrations [will] make the reader giggle and frown."--School Library Connection, starred review
Praise for The Bad Mood and the Stick * "Snicket fans will love this book."--Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"This light take on a negative feeling may be useful to adults working with children."--Horn Book
"[The Bad Mood and the Stick] offers a playful way to talk about feelings we've all experienced."-- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"Snicket's quirky narrative voice and observations of events both great and lowly make this a fine read aloud--and a sure cure for a bad mood."--Publishers Weekly
"A cheerfully wacky read aloud sure to brighten listeners' moods."--School Library Journal

ISBN: 9780316392822
ISBN-10: 0316392820
Audience: Children
For Ages: 4 - 6 years old
For Grades: 3 - 7
Format: Hardcover
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 48
Published: 2nd April 2019
Dimensions (cm): 22.23 x 29.21  x 1.27
Weight (kg): 0.48

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