The Secret Life of Bees

Kidd, Sue Monk

Audiobook CD - 2002
The Secret Life of Bees
A fourteen-year-old girl and her maid flee from her abusive father into the welcoming arms of the proprietors of the Black Madonna Honey Company.

Publisher: Santa Ana, CA : Books on Tape, p2002
Edition: Library ed
ISBN: 9780736699518
Branch Call Number: CD Fiction KIDD
Characteristics: 10 sound discs (ca. 12 hr.) :,digital ;,4 3/4 in
Additional Contributors: White, Karen (Karen Elizabeth) Narrator


From Library Staff

Fourteen-year-old Lily Owens lost her beloved mother when she was only four--under tragic circumstances clouded by time and secrecy. She later found a fiercely protective "stand-in," her abusive father's outspoken housekeeper, Rosaleen. Ignoring differences in age and color--and the fac... Read More »

Lily Owens longs to learn the truth about her mother, so when her black caretaker Rosaleen insults three of the town's fiercest racists, they escape to Tiburon, South Carolina, a place that holds the key to her mother's past. This is the story of a young girl's search for truth and her courage to... Read More »

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