Andrea Cheng

The daughter of Hungarian immigrants, ANDREA CHENG (1958–2015) married a son of Chinese immigrants, and her children’s books reflect her multicultural roots. These include the picture book Grandfather Counts, the YA novel Marika, the middle-grade story The Lace Dowry, her Anna Wang novels, and others. Tilbury House also published her picture book When the Bees Fly Home.

Books by Andrea Cheng

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    Bees in the City

    Andrea Cheng, Sarah McMenemy

    Hardcover, 2019

    2018 Green Earth Book Award Finalist

    Lionel lives in a Paris apartment building but loves keeping bees with his Aunt Celine at her farm outside the city. But when her bees start dying, how can he...

  • When the Bees Fly Home

    Andrea Cheng, Joline McFadden

    Paperback, 2019

    Jonathan isn’t as strong or physical as his brother and can’t seem to please his beekeeper dad when he tries to help on the farm.