Ruby Lee the Bumble Bee: A Bee of Possibility

Ruby Lee the Bumble Bee: A Bee of Possibility

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by Dawn Matheson, Pamela Barcita
     
 

Our adorable "can-do" bee is back in another delightful tale.

Named a National Book of the Year Award finalist!

Recommended By:
- Children's Book Watch
- The Reading Tub
- The Dove Foundation
- Many Other Professional Reviewers

Told through lilting verse, the story is a gentle introduction to the life lesson that there is always a… See more details below

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Overview

Our adorable "can-do" bee is back in another delightful tale.

Named a National Book of the Year Award finalist!

Recommended By:
- Children's Book Watch
- The Reading Tub
- The Dove Foundation
- Many Other Professional Reviewers

Told through lilting verse, the story is a gentle introduction to the life lesson that there is always a way, if we believe there is and look for it. Through Ruby Lee's example, young readers are encouraged to think not of limitations but of possibilities.

Editorial Reviews

The Arizona Republic
"Ruby Lee the Bumble Bee boosts the confidence of every kid who's ever said, �I can't�."
Children's Literature - Ilene S. Goldman
Ruby Lee the Bumble Bee is a gorgeously illustrated, lilting tale about a tenacious, sweet little bee that flies despite the fact that it doesn't look like her little wings can carry her. The second Ruby Lee book, it is also the tale of a tenacious author who self-published her book when no publisher would take it. Ruby Lee is uplifting and fun to read, sort of a Little Engine that Could starring a spritely bee. This version offers "G-d's plan" as the reason Ruby achieves flight, not just her own force of spirit. For this reviewer's taste the G-d message goes on a bit too long. For many readers, however, this will be a delightful read that kids will ask for again and again.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780975434260
Publisher:
Bumble Bee Publishing
Publication date:
05/28/2006
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
40
Product dimensions:
9.50(w) x 12.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

What People are saying about this

Deb Capone
"***** This beautifully illustrated book emphasizes the important life lesson that 'achieving begins with bee-lieving'.
When the award-winning team of Dawn Matheson and Pamela Barcita get together you know something wonderful will come of it! "
author of the award-winning children�s classics Families Are Forever, Dumplings Are Delicious and Tooth Fairy Tales
Liz and Jay Scott
"***** We love this book!
With beautiful illustrations, this wonderful story is sure to teach even the youngest children the great lesson that anything is possible. "
award-winning authors of Alex and the Amazing Lemonade Stand
Janet Mary Sinke
"***** A must have book for every young child�s collection.
Bright, imaginative illustrations and effective rhyme make for a very special children�s book that will instill in young hearts an awareness of their own individual gifts."
author of Ten Lessons Learned, Gifts From Those Remembered and the award-winning Grandma Janet Mary children�s book series

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