"Illustrated with soft, watercolor-style artwork throughout, author Reg Down's The Bee Who Lost His Buzz
is a soft cover anthology of short stories about Tiptoes and Jeremy Mouse, who help friends including the Bee whose buzz has been taken away by the cantankerous Mr. Cactus, the Worm who can't make his way home on his own, a tangled young Octopus who can only count to seven, and more creatures. Each warmhearted mini-tale blends into the next, making The Bee Who Lost His Buzz
flow into a captivating whole. The Bee Who Lost His Buzz
is ideal for teaching children how much fun reading can be." --Midwest Book Review
About the Author
Reg Down grew up in Canada, Namibia, South Africa and Ireland. He trained as a eurythmist, an art of movement and gesture, in England and Germany. The father of three, he spent many years teaching eurythmy to children in Waldorf schools in Australia, Canada and the United States. His children's books, and this one in particular, arose out of his work with kindergarten and the younger grades. He is also the author of Leaving Room for the Angels, AWSNA Publications, a book on eurythmy and artistic pedagogy, and Color and Gesture - the Inner Life of Color, Lightly Press. He lives in Sacramento, California.