illustration : Zzum the baby-bee

"The sweetest baby in
the world"

The story of Zzum, a baby bee and her life inside the hive until she will become a young lady. When she is an adult, Zzum will give" birth" to the honey thanks to her collecting the "magic juice"(6-8 years). At the end of the book, the last few pages will explain the facts and the day by day life with our friends the bees. This album is published in Catalan, Castilian, Korean and Portuguese (Zzum would love to tell her story in English...).
Text and illustrations by Montse Gisbert.

We are in search of an editor for an English version do not hesitate to contact us!

This album has obtain:
2000 Skipping Stones Honor Award (Ecology & Nature books), USA
Best Illustrated Book of the Valencia region (Spain)
Children's literature award granted by the Catalan Literary Institute (Barcelona)
List of Honor "Los mejores de 2000", Cuatrogatos, USA
Selection from "White Ravens" (International Children's Books Library)
Selection from the Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava 2001, Slovak Republic

Skipping Stones (USA)
"White Ravens" (Munich)
Cuatrogatos (USA)
Argos (Mexico)
Imaginaria (Argentina)

FNAC, Brussels (Belgium)
Book fair, Valencia (Spain)
Sant Jaume d'Enveja (Spain)

Cuatrogatos (USA)

J F C C, Brussels (Belgium)

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