Holly the honeybee dancing star

Holly the honeybee is the dancing star of her hive: she waggles, she wiggles, and she waggles again. But is there a secret message in Holly’s waggle dance? And could it help the bees survive through a long hot summer?

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Dr Gordon Winch is one of Australia’s best loved children’s authors. He is known for such best-selling titles as Samantha Seagull’s Sandals and Koala Sees the World. Gordon is committed to children’s literacy; he is on the Advisory Committee of the Dymocks Literacy Foundation and is a member of the selection panel of the New South Wales Premier’s Reading Challenge.

Stephen Pym lives in Sydney with his wife Anna son Daniel. He has a Palaeobiology degree with honours in Wildlife illustration and has worked for many years in natural resources management. Stephen finds inspiration for his artwork in the plants, animals and landscapes of the bushland around Sydney. He enjoys depicting these in a realistic manner; working in acrylic, watercolour or pencil.

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