Honeybees (Paperback)

By Deborah Heiligman, Carla Golembe (Illustrator)

National Geographic Society, 9781426301575, 31pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 2007



Jump in and get up close to honey bees to learn all about what they are, how hard they work, and the important tasks they perform during their life cycle. Adorable illustrations and kid-friendly text make complex science fun and easy to understand. Every Jump Into Science book ends with a hands-on experiment to fully engage readers and extra material to stimulate further learning.

About the Author

Deborah Heiligman is an award-winning author of numerous children's books. She specializes in simplifying complex subjects for young people, particularly in the areas of science and social studies. Heiligman writes fiction as well as nonfiction for both early readers and middle-grade students. Some of her titles include Babies: All You Need to Know, High Hopes: A Photobiography of John F. Kennedy, and From Caterpillar to Butterfly. She lives in New York City. Carla Golembe is an award-winning painter, illustrator, author, and teacher. She has received accolades for her children's books from The New York Times, Parents' Choice, and the American Folklore Society. Golembe teaches painting and drawing at DelRay Beach Center for the Arts and the Boca Raton Museum Art School. To learn more, visit carlagolembe.com or follow @carlagolembe on Twitter.