Bee Boy: Clash of the Killer Queens

Half BEE. Half BOY. Melvin Meadly is . . . BEE BOY!

Author Tony De Saulles

Suitable for:  7+ fans of highly-illustrated, funny fiction.

Price:  £6.99

ISBN: 978-0-19-276387-7
Publication date: 01/02/2018
Paperback: 192 pages
Dimensions: 185x129mm

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Half BEE. Half BOY. Melvin Meadly is . . . BEE BOY. As a bee, Mel is ready to defend his hive against all enemies taking on killer wasps, terrifying hawkmoths, and battling queen bees. But as a boy, has he got what it takes to protect his bees (and himself) against the greatest menace of all Nasty Norman Crudwell?

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  • "Conservation, friendship and the joys of mastering unusual skills are interwoven with verbal and visual humour." - The Guardian
  • "Bee Boy is a great way to introduce children to the fascinating world of bees and would be an ideal gift to lovers of nature and non-fiction." - Books for Keeps
  • "An unlikely story but so well written that you will immediately engage with it. Superbly illustrated (in black and yellow, of course!), this is the highly entertaining story of an unlikely superhero" - Parents in Touch
  • "An educational and entertaining book that keeps you hooked but never stops feeding you the facts" - The Book Bag
  • "A fast moving text and real bee facts woven into the story" - picked as one of the books to watch - The Bookseller
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