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The multimillion-copy–bestselling first novel by the author of The Invention of Wings, coming from Viking in January 2014 The Secret Life of Bees was a New York Times bestseller for more than two and a half years, a Good Morning America “Read This” Book Club pick and was made into an award-winning

Author Sue Monk Kidd

Pages 317

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2003

ISBN 0142001740 9780142001745


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miriah_harris shared a tip "A great coming of age book set in 1964 South Carolina during the civil rights movement."

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julia_mosley shared a tip "I love this book SO much! I cryed so much at that one part😭. But I won't spoil. It is a good book and is a good therapy book."

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katrina_harriman shared a tip "Love the characters and plot. Strong female role models"

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christa_smith shared a tip "Currently loving Alice Hoffman’s The Book of Magic. I’m always willing to go bank to Massachusetts with the Owens."

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lorna_castillo shared a tip "wait you meant Secret Life of Bees, lol. I've seen that too. very touching"

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andrea_shelley shared a tip "No I didn't even realize there was a movie!"

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ashley_knight_1878 shared a tip "Easy and fast paced. A book about finding where you belong and making your own family."

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jaclyn_dannelley shared a tip "I have! I read the book and watched the movie back in High school and they were both equally good."

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