In this New York Times bestseller set during the Civil Rights Movement, a young girl's search for the truth about her mother leads her to three beekeeping sisters and the discovery of the real meaning of family. This Literature to Life Award winner, adapted for the stage in 2005, features a verbatim performance from the best selling contemporary novel. This masterful actress creates a setting that is intimate no matter how large the house. She fully embodies the young protagonist, Lily, and brings us on her very personal journey for self. Audience members will feel as if the story is being told to them alone and yet somehow it remains a community experience.