Octavia Books Science Fiction Book Club - THE BEES by Laline Paull (July 2019)

Come join our always compelling monthly science fiction book club discussion as we delve into THE BEES by Laline Paull.

The Handmaid’s Tale meets The Hunger Games in this story where only the queen may breed and deformity means death .Flora 717 is a sanitation worker, a member of the lowestcaste in her hive where work and sacrifice are the highest virtues and worship of the Queen the only religion. But Flora is not like other bees. With the hive’s survival threatened, her curiosity is regarded as a dangerous flaw but her courage and strength an asset.

 

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Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 10:30am

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Octavia Books - 513 Octavia Street - New Orleans, LA 70115
The Bees: A Novel Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062331175
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Ecco - May 12th, 2015

The Handmaid’s Tale meets The Hunger Games in this brilliantly imagined debut set in an ancient culture where only the queen may breed and deformity means death.


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