This week I'm reviewing two new alphabet books from Sleeping Bear Press. Giveaway details are below. True to other books in this series, each letter has a short poem for young readers and a sidebar with more detailed information for older kids.
C is for Communication
With their bottoms in the airas they dance the comb,it's the bees' way of saying,"Hey, this is our home."
E is for Egypt
G is for Guard
They keep their hive safefrom robbers and thieveslike skunks, birds, or bears.Only family members, please!
K is for Keeper
P is for Propolis
U is for Urban Beekeeping
A is for Asgard
Filled with fields of greenand castles of gold,Asgard was hometo the strong and the bold.
E is for Elivagar
Elivagar rivers were filledwith venomous snakes.To swim in these waterswould be a deadly mistake.
F is for Freya and Frey
I is for Idunn
J is for the Journey of Life and Death
After starting one's journeyto the realm of the dead,Norse afterlife was basedon the life one had led.
P is for Prose Edda and Poetic Edda
Q is for Queen of Asgard
T is for Thor
Of all the Norse gods,Thor is the most known;nothing can stop himonce his hammer is thrown.