The Haters by Jesse Andrews Three high school jazz camp attendees escape to hit the road as a touring band. A crazy series of twists and turns lead to the trio running from the law while searching for somewhere to play the great show they all dream they are capable of. This hilarious novel has […]

Friday April 5, 2016

Absolutely One Thing by Lauren Child Math is lots of fun in this book featuring Charlie and Lola. The pages are packed with things to count! Readers also get to laugh at Lola’s silly attempts at counting (“One two five seven twenty”) and help Charlie with some addition. Great for preschoolers or early elementary kids […]

Wednesday April 3, 2016

Maybe a Fox by Sara Kathi Appelt and Alison McGhee A heartbreakingly beautiful story about two sisters: Jules, the rock collector, and Sylvie, the fastest girl in her school. When Sylvie runs into the woods on a snowy day and disappears, Jules must learn to live in the world After Sylvie. Meanwhile a magic fox […]

Thursday April 4, 2016

A recently unveiled study by Civic Economics-American Booksellers Association called, Amazon and Empty Storefronts, showed that by not collecting sales tax in many states and by swiping sales from bricks-and-mortar businesses of all kinds, in 2014, the online giant had taken away more than $1 billion in taxes from state and local governments. The study […]

Tuesday February 2, 2016
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Four wonderful campers—Liliana, Eva, Isabel, and Taya—joined us for our August creative writing camp. Allison, a bookseller at Bee Hive (and a published poet!), led the camp every day in writing, reading, crafts, and observational walks around town. Imagination is so important to creativity, so we began each day with time devoted to free-writing: immersing […]

Friday August 5, 2015

The awesome Julia Goldberg invited Bee Hive on her Friday, June 5th show to chat about all things books and Bee Hive! Check it out here – its 1 hour 18 mins in…. http://www.santafe.com/thevoice/podcasts/liar-liar

Saturday June 6, 2015

Why, for our kids’ sakes, we have to hold on tight to
 independent bookstores My introduction to reading was an excruciating experience. The memory of sitting at the kitchen bar in miserable, frustrated tears before my impossibly challenging homework, which looked nothing like it was supposed to, is still vivid in my mind. Both in […]

Wednesday May 3, 2015

  Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle This endearing little book is the perfect love letter for a little (or big!) special someone. With dazzling artwork distinct to the world of Eric Carle, Love from The Very Hungry Caterpillar is sure to give you butterflies inside.   Hug Time by Patrick McConnell, […]

Wednesday December 3, 2014

On Wednesday, August 6th Bee Hive made the news. Check out the interview that aired on the KSFR Noon Show below! (its about 25 minutes in – only lasts a couple of minutes) http://hwcdn.libsyn.com/p/3/7/6/37698abb56d2522a/Noon_News_8_6_2014.mp3?c_id=7480839&expiration=1407615675&hwt=4fb8ac32e3fa91f93054de9fd07edbb9

Sunday August 7, 2014

Middle-grade writer Nikki Loftin’s creative writing workshop on Suwas an amazing experience we won’t soon forget. Aspiring writers, ages 7 and up, were dazzled and inspired – and went away with their own recreated fairy tales! In the history of Bee Hive events – this was definitely a highlight….

Tuesday August 2, 2014