Willbee the Bumblebee by Maureen Thomson

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

Publisher:              Scholastic;

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…

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…

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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