The Resource The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees, Meredith May, (electronic resource)

The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees, Meredith May, (electronic resource)

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The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees
Title
The honey bus
Title remainder
a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees
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Meredith May
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eng
Summary
An extraordinary story of a girl, her grandfather and one of nature's most mysterious and beguiling creatures: the honeybee. Meredith May recalls the first time a honeybee crawled on her arm. She was five years old, her parents had recently split and suddenly she found herself in the care of her grandfather, an eccentric beekeeper who made honey in a rusty old military bus in the yard. That first close encounter was at once terrifying and exhilarating for May, and in that moment she discovered that everything she needed to know about life and family was right before her eyes, in the secret world of bees.May turned to her grandfather and the art of beekeeping as an escape from her troubled reality. Her mother had receded into a volatile cycle of neurosis and despair and spent most days locked away in the bedroom. It was during this pivotal time in May's childhood that she learned to take care of herself, forged an unbreakable bond with her grandfather and opened her eyes to the magic and wisdom of nature.The bees became a guiding force in May's life, teaching her about family and community, loyalty and survival, and the unequivocal relationship between a mother and her child. Part memoir, part beekeeping odyssey, The Honey Bus is an unforgettable story about finding home in the most unusual of places and how a tiny, little-understood insect could save a life
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TEFOD
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May, Meredith
Dewey number
638/.1092
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not applicable
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LC call number
SF523.82.M39
LC item number
A3 2019ab
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memoirs
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Read by Candace Thaxton
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Thaxton, Candace
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  • May, Meredith
  • Women beekeepers
  • Bee culture
  • Women journalists
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Agriculture / Beekeeping
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  • NATURE / Animals / Insects & Spiders
  • Women beekeepers
  • Women journalists
  • United States
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adult
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The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees, Meredith May, (electronic resource)
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rdacontent
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on1091581681
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Unabridged.
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1 online resource (1 audio file (9 hr., 35 min., 5 sec.))
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online
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9781488205958
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digital
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sound
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7CF65B01-7C01-43A7-86C4-AE87A93FF379
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Label
The honey bus : a memoir of loss, courage, and a girl saved by bees, Meredith May, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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unknown
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
on1091581681
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (9 hr., 35 min., 5 sec.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781488205958
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
7CF65B01-7C01-43A7-86C4-AE87A93FF379
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  • (Sirsi) o1091581681
  • (OCoLC)1091581681
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