Honeybee: Poems & Short Prose (Hardcover)

Poems & Short Prose

By Naomi Shihab Nye

Greenwillow Books, 9780060853907, 164pp.

Publication Date: February 26, 2008



Honey. Beeswax. Pollinate. Hive. Colony. Work. Dance. Communicate. Industrious. Buzz. Sting. Cooperate.

Where would we be without them? Where would we be without one another?

In eighty-two poems and paragraphs, Naomi Shihab Nye alights on the essentials of our time--our loved ones, our dense air, our wars, our memories, our planet--and leaves us feeling curiously sweeter and profoundly soothed.