Daily Archives: September 15, 2017

Review: Solheim’s first fiction novel, “Ali’s Bees” debuts in paperback

“Ali’s Bees” is the debut work of fiction by Citrus College history professor Bruce Solheim. The story follows a year in the life of orphaned Iraqi refugee and elementary school student, Ali Salam. He has moved to Los Angeles with his beekeeping grandfather after his parents were killed in the Iraq War. Ali is a…