Winter Bees & Other Poems of the Cold [hc]
Written by Joyce Sidman & illustrated by Rick Allen
In this outstanding collection of poems which are paired with stunning linoleum print illustrations, the book's creators summon forth the charms and dictates of winter as well as celebrate nature's beauty and power.
Why don't snakes freeze to death?
How does the tiny honeybee survive frost?
Learn about the secret lives of animals happening under the snow and how it buds to spring! 32 pages
"The 12 selections in this collection offer a winter wonderland of deftly crafted poetry, fascinating science facts, an amazingly rich vocabulary, and stunning illustrations." -School Library Journal, Starred Review (Kindergarten-Grade 4)
"A work to be savored by young artists and scientists." -Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review (Ages 6-10
November 4, 2014
AR Level=6.1; Lexile Level=NP Non-Prose Text