Lindsay Eagar | Hour of the Bees

Join local author, Lindsay Eagar, for the release of her debut middle grade novel, Hour of the Bees.
While her friends are spending their summers having pool parties and sleepovers, twelve-year-old Carolina--Carol--is spending hers in the middle of the New Mexico desert, helping her parents move the grandparents she's never met into a home for people with dementia. At first, Carol avoids prickly Grandpa Serge, who is meaner than a rattler and speaks in dizzying circles. But as the summer wears on and the heat bears down, Carol finds herself drawn to him, fascinated by the crazy stories he tells her about a healing tree, a green-glass lake, and the bees that will bring back the rain and end a hundred years of drought. As the thin line between magic and reality starts to blur, Carol must decide for herself what is possible--and what it means to be true to her roots. 
Pre-Order your copy today! Author presentation and Q&A, book signing, salsa bar, local honey tasting, and cupcakes! Open to the public.
Event date: 
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 6:30pm
Event address: 
The Gardens at Dry Creek
877 North 100 East
Lehi, UT 84043
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ISBN: 9780763679224
Published: Candlewick - March 8th, 2016