On Saturday, October 19th Bee Hive was lucky enough to have Rosemary Wells at the store to do a book signing. People started arriving a little before 3:00 and kept pouring in for the next hour. We had over two hundred people turn out to give Rosemary a warm, wonderful welcome. After she finished signing […]

Wednesday October 3, 2013

Christian went on the Julia Goldburg Morning show to talk about Bee Hive and Rosemary Wells coming to town. If you have a minute – you can check it out here (its about 27 minutes into the show):

Friday October 5, 2013

Undrowned Child, by Michelle Lovric, $17.99 Teodora, voracious reader, comes to Venice in troubled times. With a friend and a magical secret guidebook to the city, Teodora fights the repulsive characters who arise from th…e past to exact vengeance on the city. Steeped in history and knowledge of the city, this book is well-written, funny, and […]

Thursday October 4, 2013

Pretty Monsters by Kelly Link, $9.99  Strange, lyrical, thought-provoking, deliciously unsettling, mordantly funny: there are not enough adjectives and adverbs in the world to describe how awesome this short story collection is. Each story has its own personality: some are creepy, some are zany, while others are kind of wistful and sad. Each, though, is […]

Thursday October 4, 2013

Cinders: A Chicken Cinderella by Jan Brett, $17.99 Set in a long-ago Russia, this version of the classic fairy tale is a little bit silly and a lot of fun! Jan Brett’s detail-oriented, realistic illustrations beautifully capture the historical costumes and architectural details, while the story deftly reimagines all the tale’s characters as showily plumaged […]

Thursday October 4, 2013

    Little Owl’s Night by Divya Srinivasan, $6.99 A bedtime story that ends with sunrise!  Follow Little Owl over the course of one lovely night, meeting and greeting possums, moths, bats and other nocturnal creatures as they go about their lives.  Towards daylight, Little Owl comes home, where his mother reads him a bedtime […]

Thursday October 4, 2013

Bee Hive officially opened its doors last year on November 5th. So we had a little celebration to mark our one year anniversary this year on November 3rd. We had a story time and treats…but really it was all about the balloons. Balloons have a way of transforming a regular old book store into a […]

Thursday November 4, 2012

I admit, I was hesitant to be interviewed on the radio….but it was fun! And turned out pretty well. If you have a minute and want to hear all about Bee Hive – check out this podcast of Betsy Ronel’s show (originally aired Saturday, July 21st at 12:00 on KSFR 1260 AM)…  

Monday July 1, 2012

On Wednesday May 30 at 7:30, Bee Hive hosted its first Book Club for Grown-Ups. 15 of us gathered to hash out The Hunger Games over wine and treats. Our discussion was smart, fun, and thought-provoking. And it was our first evening event at the store. After about an hour and a half, there was […]

Thursday May 4, 2012

There were lots of firsts at Bee Hive in April. We had our first Easter egg hunt which successfully attracted about thirty happy hunters. Our first archery lesson via our Catching Fire (Hunger Games book two) book club. And our first Fancy Nancy party…not sure what to say about that except it was – well…fancy. […]

Tuesday May 2, 2012