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Saturday July 6, 2017

Dragons Love Tacos 2 by Adam Rubin From the geniuses that brought you Dragons Love Tacos, comes the equally exciting adventure Dragons Love Tacos 2. When the world has run out of tacos, even the emergency tacos, the dragons get very sad. So it’s up to us to save the day. Go on a quest […]

Tuesday June 2, 2017

The Girl Who Drank the Moon by Kelly Barnhill A witch has convinced the small village of Protectorate that the youngest baby must be sacrificed, otherwise the village will be destroyed. However, Xan, the witch of the forest, finds the child left alone in the woods and has no idea why it was abandoned. Each […]

Monday June 1, 2017

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas A story that should be told and heard. When Starr witnesses her childhood best friend murdered by a policeman, she learns that her voice is her greatest weapon. Angie Thomas has written an incredible, realistic, timely book that encompasses police brutality and racism in America. Thomas has written […]

Tuesday May 2, 2017

The Universe According To Me How Creative Writing Cracks the Minds and Worlds of Kids Wide Open By Christian Nardi It all started a couple of years ago with an email from Nikki Loftin’s publicist asking if Bee Hive would be interested in the middle-grade author extraordinaire doing a creative writing workshop at the store. […]

Wednesday May 3, 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

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….

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