Reviews for Winter Bees

by Joyce Sidman

Illustrated by Rick Allen   

*Publisher’s Weekly (starred review)

Sidman and Allen discover warmth, community and wisdom in the dead of winter . . . . Each poem brings a sense of humor, respect, or wonder to its subject."

*Kirkus (starred review)

"Carefully constructed and delightfully varied poems . . . . Fascinating, detailed information about the subjects accompanies each poem . . . the result is magic."

*Booklist (starred review)

"Equally suited to curricular units and cozy reads in front of a fire.”

*School Library Journal (starred review)

“A winter wonderland of deftly crafted poetry, fascinating science facts, an amazingly rich vocabulary, and stunning illustrations.”

*Bulletin (starred review)

"A brilliant opportunity for some spontaneous poetic sharing as the flakes begin to fall.

New York Times

“Snowy northern winters come to life in these cogent poems."

 Horn Book

"A handsome, persuasive, and authentic ambassador for creatures in their natural state."


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