A is for Bee: An Alphabet Book in Translation

A is for Bee: An Alphabet Book in Translation

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What letter does the word bee start with?
If you said "B" you're right – in English!
But in many, many languages, it actually starts with A.
Bee is
Anū in Igbo,
Aamoo in Ojibwe,
Abelha in Portugese.
And
Ari in Turkish.

Come and explore the gorgeous variations in the ways we talk about familiar things, unified and illuminated through Ellen Heck's eye-catching, graphic scratchboard details and hidden letterforms.