Willbee the Bumblebee by Maureen Thomson
jeanniejeanniejeannie.co.uk BLOG 10th July 2019
Willbee the Bumblebee by Maureen Thomson (Author), Craig Smith (Author), Katz Cowley (Illustrator)
Bumble Bees are brilliant and yet in danger of eventual extinction. This excellent picture book will help children find a special love for them.
Paperback: 32 pages
Age Range: 2 – 6 years
From the bestselling author and illustrator behind the million-copy The Wonky Donky book comes Willbee The Bumblebee, a catchy rhyme with endearing illustrations that will leave you buzzing!
“With his new jersey on, he got back his hum, all his bits were warmed up… even his bum!”
Willbee the bumblebee is so embarrassed when he realises that his stripy jumper has caught on a rose thorn and completely unravelled, showing his bare bum!
With help from Monica the butterfly and Steve the spider, Willbee recovers his jumper and is back to buzzing around the garden in no time.
About the Author & Illustator
Craig Smith is the recipient of the 2008 APRA Children’s Song of the Year for The Wonky Donkey. When not writing, Craig works as a musician and entertainer. Visit him at craigsmith.co.nz.
Katz Cowley is an illustrator and teacher who leads workshops in drawing, creative journaling, and self-expression.
INSPIRATIONAL QUOTE FOR THE DAY
“It’s the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.”? Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist
Happiness is…watching the flight of a bumble bee
GRANDAD’S ONE LINER JOKE OF THE DAY
The hardness of butter is directly proportional to the softness of the bread.
Love is… making it work with more positives than negatives
TRACK OF THE DAY
Only You Can – Fox
Highest Chart Position: No.3 22nd March 1975
WHAT DAY IS IT?
Wednesday 10th July 2019
Don’t Step On A Bee Day
Teddy Bear’s Picnic Day
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