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Extended Audio Sample La Vida Secreta de las Abejas: The Secret Life of Bees Audiobook, by Sue Monk Kidd Click for printable size audiobook cover
3.82 out of 53.82 out of 53.82 out of 53.82 out of 53.82 out of 5 3.82 (11 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Sue Monk Kidd Narrator: Cristina Arsuaga Publisher: Highbridge Audio Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date: July 2005 ISBN: 9781598873511
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A coming-of-age story, a tale of deep friendship, and a mystery of identity. In the South in 1964, two companions make a pilgrimage to the home of a trio of bee-keeping sisters. This odyssey into the bees' "secret life" teaches universal lessons. Audie Aw Download and start listening now!

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  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 Sadeem | 5/23/2011

    " It started very well but then the story got ridiculous .. I didn't actually like it .. & wouldn't recommend it "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Suzanne | 5/23/2011

    " I read this one years ago, but decided to pick it up again b/c of my new hobby. Still a great book. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Ryan | 5/22/2011

    " yes...I read this...I did not know it was a chick book but I have to say once I picked it up I had it finished by the time my trip was over. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Darlene | 5/21/2011

    " One of my favorite novels... "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Kate | 5/21/2011

    " This is a beautiful written novel, full of love, humour, and eccentric characters. A story of hope and finding a family anyplace where there are people who care and love you for who you are. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Katie | 5/21/2011

    " Loved this one too. Sooooo much better than The Help! "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Dottie | 5/19/2011

    " Excellent read - set in racist South in the '60's. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 Heather | 5/19/2011

    " I read this book a while ago, and never saw the movie released, but still remember well certain descriptions in this book. I really enjoyed it. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Emma | 5/18/2011

    " Some really great characters and touching moments. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 Joan | 5/18/2011

    " Average read. It didn't blow me away like I herd it would. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 Lisa | 5/18/2011

    " I liked the book much better than the movie. The movie looked cool... but missed the mark. "

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About the Author
Author Sue Monk Kidd

Sue Monk Kidd is the author of the New York Times bestselling novels The Secret Life of Bees and The Mermaid Chair, the memoirs Traveling with Pomegranates, which she wrote with her daughter Ann Kidd Taylor; The Dance of the Dissident Daughter; and When the Heart Waits, and Firstlight, a collection of her early writings. The Secret Life of Bees has spent more than 220 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list and was adapted into an award-winning movie starring Dakota Fanning, Queen Latifah, Jennifer Hudson, and Alicia Keys. The Mermaid Chair, a #1 New York Times bestseller, was adapted into a television movie. Both of her novels have been translated into more than twenty-four languages. The recipient of numerous literary awards, Sue lives with her husband on an island off the coast of Florida.