A Is for Bee

Category: Book
By (author): Heck, Ellen
Subject:  JUVENILE FICTION / Concepts / Alphabet
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Concepts / Alphabet
  JUVENILE NONFICTION / Foreign Language Study / General
Publisher: Levine Querido c/o Chronicle Books
Published: April 2022
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 40
Size: 1.11in x 1.11in
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$ 24.99
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Additional Notes

From The Publisher*What letter does the wordbee start with?
If you said "B" you're right- in English!
But in many, many languages, it actually starts with A.
Bee isAnu in Igbo.
Ari in Azerbaijani.
Aamoo in Ojibwe.

AndAbelha in Portuguese.

Come and explore the gorgeous variations in the ways we talk about familiar things, unified and illuminated through Ellen Heck's eye-catching, graphic scratchboard details and hidden letterforms.
Biographical NoteEllen Heck is a printmaker. For the past decade, through several print projects, she has explored questions about identity-its creation, variability, persistence and change. She studied philosophy at Brown University and art at SAIC. Inspired by reading Lithuanian alphabet books to her son,A Is for Bee is her debut picture book.