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The secret life of bees

Author: Sue Monk Kidd
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, 2002.
Series: Thorndike Press large print women's fiction series.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sue Monk Kidd
ISBN: 0786243066 9780786243068
OCLC Number: 49576565
Description: 464 p. (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print women's fiction series.
Responsibility: Sue Monk Kidd.

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Lily Owens is a young girl who lives on the peach farm that her abusive father owns. Rosaleen is a black woman hired by Lily's father to be a stand in mother for Lilly. Rosaleen insults some of the biggest racists in their town. Lily and Rosaleen run away to a town Lily believes that her mother once lived in. They go to live with the three Boatwright sisters on their honey farm. She finds solace in their mesmerizing world of beekeeping.

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