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Queen bee : a novel / Dorothea Benton Frank.

Available copies

  • 7 of 18 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Chetwynd Public Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 18 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Chetwynd Public Library FIC FRA (Text) 35222001025781 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC FRA (Text) 35146002144335 Fiction Volume hold On order -
Creston Public Library FIC FRA (Text) 35140100051740 New Books Display Volume hold Available -
Elkford Public Library FC FRA (Text) 35170000431502 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Fernie Heritage Library FIC FRA (Text) 35136000559626 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-06
Fort Nelson Public Library FIC FRA (Text) 35246000979201 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Kimberley Public Library F FRA (Text) 35137001021996 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-07
Kitimat Public Library Fra (Text) 32665002193524 Adult fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-06
Prince Rupert Library Fran (Text) 33294002048817 Adult Fiction - Second Floor Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-05
Smithers Public Library F FRA (Text) 35101011034134 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-09-10
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062861214
  • Physical Description: xii, 414 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"Beekeeper Holly McNee Jensen quietly lives in a world of her own on Sullivan's Island, tending her hives and working at the local island library. Holly calls her mother The Queen Bee because she's a demanding hulk of a woman. Her mother, a devoted hypochondriac, might be unaware that she's quite ill but that doesn't stop her from tormenting Holly. To escape the drama, Holly's sister Leslie married and moved away, wanting little to do with island life. Holly's escape is to submerge herself in the lives of the two young boys next door and their widowed father, Archie. Her world is upended when the more flamboyant Leslie returns and both sisters, polar opposites, fixate on what's happening in their neighbor's home. Is Archie really in love with that awful ice queen of a woman? If Archie marries her, what will become of his little boys? Restless Leslie is desperate for validation after her imploded marriage, squandering her favors on any and all takers. Their mother ups her game in an uproarious and theatrical downward spiral. Scandalized Holly is talking to her honey bees a mile a minute, as though they'll give her a solution to all the chaos. Maybe they will."-- Publisher.
Subject: Women beekeepers > Fiction.
Sisters > Fiction.
South Carolina > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.

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