Ant and Bee by Angela Banner

Ant and Bee

Written by Angela Banner
Illustrated by Angela Banner
Part of the Ant and Bee Series

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The Lovereading4Kids comment

I remember the original Ant and Bee books. Mine had a cloth cover, smelt musty and the pages were falling out! Here, the books have been beautifully revamped and revitalised with colourful new pictures by Angela Banner whilst maintaining the original stories and humour. Interactive fun for parents and children, created long before the word was invented! Parents read the story in black and the children add the 3 letters words in red.


Ant and Bee by Angela Banner

The much beloved Ant and Bee are back! These delightful and much-loved characters are instantly recognisable to many parents and grandparents today. Ant and Bee teach children to read via word recognition and encourage story sharing with siblings and parents. First published in 1950, Ant and Bee were in print for over 40 years.


a glorious series which has brought inter-generational joy and knowledge to so many children and parents --Publishers Weekly Online, ShelfTalker blog, 12/17/2015

About the Author

Angela Banner

Angela Banner first wrote Ant and Bee as a way to teach her son how to read. The first book in the series was published in 1950. Since then, Angela has written & illustrated 22 Ant and Bee books.

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Book Info


112 pages
Interest Age: From 3 to 5 years


Angela Banner
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Egmont Books Ltd an imprint of Egmont Childrens Books

Publication date

4th February 2013




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