The Honey Jar

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Author: Rigoberta Menchú,Dante Liano,David Unger,Domi

Publisher: Groundwood Books

ISBN: N.A

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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The Nobel Peace Prize-winner recounts some of the Maya legends she learned from her grandparents as a child in Guatemala.

The Honey Jar

A Receptacle for Literary Preserves

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

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The Honey Factory

Inside the Ingenious World of Bees

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Author: Jürgen Tautz,Diedrich Steen

Publisher: Black Inc.

ISBN: 1743820577

Category: Science

Page: 288

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Bee hives might look like seething anarchy at first glance, but bees know exactly what they are doing. The universe of the beehive is an intricately organised, delicately balanced ecosystem. From the mighty queen to the lowliest worker bees, each bee plays its part in the whole. The Honey Factory plunges the reader into the invisible life of a bee colony and reveals the secrets of this fascinating world. How do worker bees come to a collective decision? What does the honeybees’ waggling dance communicate? What provokes the sexual excesses of the young queen bee? And why is the precious relationship between humans and bees a matter of species survival? Combining the most fascinating scientific discoveries and greatest secrets in bee research, The Honey Factory answers these questions and more.

The Honey Book

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Author: Emily Thacker

Publisher: James Direct, Inc.

ISBN: 162397061X

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: N.A

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Amazing Honey Remedies to relieve arthritis pain, kill germs, heal infection and much more!Each page is packed with healing home remedies and ways to use honey to heal wounds, fight tooth decay, treat burns, fight fatigue, restore energy, ease coughs and even make cancer-fighting drugs more effective. Great recipes too!

Candle Fire Seen Through a Honey Jar

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Author: Frances Heiman

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 1468518534

Category: Poetry

Page: 56

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Frances Heiman writes about a wide variety of subjects in this book. The mother of Moses tells why she placed the baby in a basket, in another poem she writes about the gift she has given to a grown daughter; some of the poems show how child abuse is handed down from one generation to another; one poem is about a mother who has killed her child; many poems are about the beauties she finds in the everyday world. There are a great varieties of subjects that touch the heart and reveal the complexities of human nature.

Pooh's 101 Uses for a Honey Pot

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Author: N.A

Publisher: Dutton Juvenile

ISBN: 9780525458296

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 64

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Offers a delightful tale of resourcefulness and ingenuity for children of all-ages, complete with black-and-white line drawings, based on the popular Winnie the Pooh tales.

A Honey Jar of Faith

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Author: Christopher Woods

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780998487816

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Page: N.A

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Sophie Davenport is like any other normal teenager. She is intelligent. She is compassionate. Most importantly, she is trying to make it through high school, all while attempting to avoid her enemy and Queen Bee of Honeycomb High, Abigail Addams. Life has never been easy for Sophie in the small town of Honeycomb. She has experienced her share of heartache and it has paid its price on her family. When some rather unexpected events turn Sophie's world upside down, it appears that her life may be changing for the better. However, Sophie has a secret that no one is aware of, one that could cost her everything she has, even her own life. It is up to a group of unconventional friends to unite the once divided town of Honeycomb and help Sophie the only way they know how: with an empty honey jar. Along the way, it is soon realized that friendship can come from the unlikeliest of places. With a little bit of faith, even a small act of kindness can make a difference, but is it enough to save Sophie before it is too late?

Die Bienenhüterin

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Author: Sue Monk Kidd

Publisher: btb Verlag

ISBN: 3641024730

Category: Fiction

Page: 352

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Lilys Mutter ist vor zehn Jahren umgekommen. Ihr Vater herrscht wie ein grausamer Rachegott über die inzwischen 14-jährige. Eines Tages flieht Lily aus der bedrückenden Atmosphäre ihres Elternhauses, wandert über die staubigen Straßen der Südstaaten, um ein neues Zuhause zu finden. Sie begegnet wunderbaren Menschen, rettet mit Mut und Klugheit ein Leben und findet bei drei Frauen Unterschlupf, die, wie im Märchen, in großer Eintracht zusammenwohnen. Die drei Schwestern geben dem Mädchen alles, was es braucht: Liebe, Halt, und Geborgenheit. Sie nehmen Lily in ihre Familie auf und weihen sie in die Geheimnisse weiblichen Wissens ein. Lily lernt alles über die Bienenzucht. Sie erfährt, wer ihre Mutter, die sie so schmerzlich vermisst, wirklich war, und sie verliebt sich. Doch eines Tages steht ihr Vater am Gartentor ...

An Architecture of the Ozarks

The Works of Marlon Blackwell

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Author: Marlon Blackwell,David Buege,Dan Hoffman,Juhani Pallasmaa

Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press

ISBN: 9781568984889

Category: Architecture

Page: 190

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"I live, practice, teach, and build in northwest Arkansas, in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. It's a place considered to be in the middle of nowhere, yet ironically close to everywhere. It is an environment of real natural beauty and, simultaneously, one of real constructed ugliness. Abandonment, exploitation, erasure and nostalgia are all aspects of this place and are conditions as authentic as its natural beauty and local form. This land of disparate conditions in not just a setting for my work -- it is part of the work. By choosing to live and work here -- to call it home -- I've been able to get beyond the surface of things, to turn over the rock and discover the complex and rich underbelly of my place -- its visceral presences and expressive character -- that so informs and sustains my efforts. I am working from the conviction that architecture is larger than the subject of architecture." --Marlon Blackwell Marlon Blackwell is a passionate polemicist. He's also a very gifted architect. The projects in this first monograph on the "radical ruralist," as touted by the Royal Institute of British Architects, offer a new architectural language that at once celebrate the vernacular and transgress the boundaries of the conventional. The results are -- we can't help it, there's no better word -- beautiful. Incisive essays by David Buege, Dan Hoffman, and Juhani Pallasmaa and lush photography by Tim Hursley, Richard Johnson, and Kevin Latady explore Blackwell's projects, including his widely acclaimed Keenan TowerHouse, the award-winning Moore HoneyHouse, 2Square House, and Flynn-Schmitt BarnHouse, studios, and institutional buildings.

The Honey Trail

In Pursuit of Liquid Gold and Vanishing Bees

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Author: Grace Pundyk

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

ISBN: 9781429951388

Category: Nature

Page: 352

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A unique look at the history, culture, tradition, and environmental impact of honey The Honey Trail is a global travel narrative that looks at different aspects of how honey and bees are being affected by globalization, terrorism, deforestation, the global food trade, and climate change. This unique book not only questions the state of our environment and the impact it is having on bees and honey, it also takes readers on an adventure across Yemeni deserts and Borneo jungles, through the Mississippi Delta and Tasmania's rainforests, over frozen Siberian snowscapes and ancient Turkish villages all in search of the liquid gold known as honey. Including fascinating insights such as: • A bee produces only a teaspoon of honey in its lifetime • China is the world's largest honey producer • Honey is only used as medicine in Borneo • There are more than thirty-five mono-floral honeys in Tuscany.

The Family Book of Midrash

52 Jewish Stories from the Sages

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Author: Barbara Diamond Goldin

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

ISBN: 0742579670

Category: Religion

Page: 110

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This collection gives the reader a taste of the thousands of stories one can find in the treasure house of rabbinic literature. Some of these stories are humorous, some mysteriuos, some tense with drama or adventure, some filled with the joy of a miracle and the beauty of faith. All of these stories come from either the Talmud or the Midrash. This collection shows that these rabbinical stories are not old and outdated, but alive and timeless, for future generations to continue to enjoy.

Forever Kisses: Book 7 of Romance on the Ranch Series

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Author: Verna Clay

Publisher: Verna Clay

ISBN: N.A

Category: Fiction

Page: 184

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Romance on the Ranch Series: Dream Kisses; Honey Kisses; Baby Kisses; Candy Kisses; Christmas Kisses; Rock Star Kisses; Forever Kisses; Forgotten Kisses; Angel Kisses; The Last Kiss Toby Tanner has everything--loving family, career, looks, money, friends--but something changed when his twin brother married. No longer satisfied with superficial relationships he wants to connect with a woman in ways other than physical, like his brother has. When Toby meets Dovie Juniper, he falls for her fast and hard, but his easy manner with women is wasted on her. He's going to have to work for this relationship. Dovie hasn't lived a perfect life like handsome cowboy, Toby. In fact, she has major physical challenges that have kept men away from her. However, her greatest challenge will be opening her heart to a man who loves her unconditionally.

The Secret Life of Bees

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Author: Sue Monk Kidd

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 0755385179

Category: Fiction

Page: 225

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The multi-million-copy-bestselling novel about a young girl's journey towards healing and the transforming power of love, from the award-winning author of The Invention of Wings. Set in South Carolina in 1964, The Secret Life of Bees tells the story of Lily Owens, whose life has been shaped around the blurred memory of the afternoon her mother was killed. When Lily's fierce-hearted black 'stand-in mother', Rosaleen, insults three of the deepest racists in town, Lily decides to spring them both free. They escape to Tiburon, South Carolina - a town that holds the secret to her mother's past. Taken in by an eccentric trio of black beekeeping sisters, Lily is introduced to their mesmerizing world of bees and honey. And there Lily starts a journey as much about her understanding of the world as about the mystery surrounding her mother. 'A wonderful book, by turns sad, full of incident and shot through with grown-up magic reminiscent of Joanne Harris' Daily Telegraph 'Charming, funny, moving' The Times 'Wonderfully written, powerful, poignant...read it' Joanna Trollope What readers are saying about The Secret Life of Bees: 'One of the most poignant and heart tugging books I have ever read' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'Emotional and heart-breaking, yet full of hope and love. I laughed and cried equally through the book. This wonderful book will stay with me for a long time to come' Amazon reviewer, 5 stars 'One of the best books I've read in a while. Touching, well-written, beautiful, full of expression, insightful' Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars 'A beautifully written masterpiece. I loved the writing, the descriptions, the humour sprinkled through the story. There was sadness and love, hope and forgiveness. I highly recommend this book' Goodreads reviewer, 5 stars

Secrets of the Tsil Café

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Author: Thomas Fox Averill

Publisher: UNM Press

ISBN: 0826351123

Category: Fiction

Page: 226

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Raised in the traditional kitchen from which his mother runs her Buen AppeTito catering service, Weston Tito Hingler's childhood is shaped by the foods he eats, especially those he must try before he is allowed to enter the Tsil Café where his father invites--and at times challenges--diners to experience foods of the New World cooked New Mexican style. Filled with recipes and definitions of New World ingredients, Averill's novel follows Wes as he navigates his way through the dueling cuisines of his passionate parents and the signature recipes of his life.

New Cook Book

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Author: Better Homes and Gardens,Tricia Laning

Publisher: Meredith Books

ISBN: 9780696227325

Category: Cooking

Page: 574

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Features more than one thousand kitchen-tested recipes, menu suggestions, nutrition facts, and cooking tips with a special section on healthful recipes and up-to-date breast health and breast cancer information.

In the Shadows of the Appalachians

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Author: Cowboy Loop

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1479773514

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 126

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It was first in my thoughts for these writings to be viewed by my children and grand children. But I was compelled to set my memories, experiences, thoughts, hopes, and dreams for all youth of todays fast world. If you were raised in rural back woods, do not forget the beauty of the landscape and all living things that mother nature has blessed upon you. If you were raised in or near the city, make yourself a promise to visit rural America. Climb our mountains, explore our fields and streams, smell the vegetation, study our wildlife and you will become complete. When you think you are at the end of your rope, look to yourself for strength and guidance. You may be the wisest counselor you know.