Browsing: Spring

Spring is here, the season of regeneration that brings plenty of flowers with nectar which worker bees gather and convert into honey. The Children’s Book Review’s best selling picture book for this month is full of information on the wonderful and very much under-appreciated honeybees, The Life and Times of the Honeybee by Charles Micucci.

From bunnies to eggs to butterflies to chicks and even a spring shower, these books that have been selected all harness some kind of special spring power and celebrate Easter in its secular form.

When a classroom pet—Cesar, a green iguana—is left alone for spring break, he becomes a “puddle of sadness.” Once Cesar puts the moping aside, he decides to go on his own journey, documenting his daily activities in a journal.