The Secret Life of... - Netflix
Calling all foodies with a passion for history! With Jim O'Connor as host, this Food Network show gives you background on the origin of your favorite foods. As of April 2007, the new host is George Duran of Ham on the Street.
Runtime: 30 minutes
The Secret Life of... - The Secret Life of Bees (novel) - Netflix
The Secret Life of Bees is a book by author Sue Monk Kidd. Set in 1964, it is a coming-of-age story about loss and betrayal. It received critical acclaim and was a New York Times bestseller. It won the 2004 Book Sense Book of the Year Awards (Paperback), and was nominated for the Orange Broadband Prize for Fiction. The book was later was adapted into a film directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood.
The Secret Life of... - Characters - Netflix
Lily Melissa Owens: the 14-year-old narrator of the story. Lily is the only child of Deborah and T. Ray Owens. Lily loves to read. T. Ray Owens: the abusive father of Lily and the widower of Deborah Fontanel Owens. Deborah Fontanel Owens: the deceased mother of Lily Owens and wife of T. Ray Owens. Deborah died in a gun accident when Lily was 4. Deborah is buried in Virginia. Rosaleen Daise: the African American maid of Lily's household and other neighbors, also acts as Lily's protector and surrogate mother. She is Lily's best friend for most of the book. August Boatwright: the eldest of the Boatwright sisters, a beekeeper, a well-respected businesswoman in the community. August was Deborah's best friend. June Boatwright: the sister of May Boatwright and August Boatwright. She is a school teacher and musician. June is more serious and stubborn than August and May. May Boatwright: the sister of August and June Boatwright. She had a twin sister, April, who committed suicide when she was 15, and as a result of April's death she is emotionally sensitive. Zachary “Zach” Taylor: August's godson who helps her with the hives. He is a football player who attends the local black high school. He wants to become a lawyer. Zach is Lily's main love interest. Neil: the principal at the school where June teaches. He has proposed multiple times to June. He eventually becomes June's fiance. The Daughters of Mary: Cressie, Queenie and her daughter Violet, Lunelle, Mabelee, and Sugar-Girl who attends with her husband, Otis, the one man of the group. They are followers of Our Lady of Chains.
The Secret Life of... - References - Netflix