Fly. Cheonggyecheon, Seoul, South Korea. Matt Lemon Photography. All Rights Reserved.
“No one appreciates my humor!” Puck the fly in Puck – The adventures of Maya the Bee (I often know how he feels.)
The Adventures of Maya the Bee is a German book, comic book series and animated television series, first written by Waldemar Bonsels and published in 1912. The book has been published also in many other languages. The stories revolve around a little bee named Maya and her friends Willy the bee, Flip the grasshopper, Mrs. Cassandra (Maya’s teacher), and many other insects and creatures. The book depicts Maya’s development from an adventurous youngster to a responsible adult member of bee society.
Puck was one of the characters in the original story by Waldemar Bonsels from 1912. He meets Maya and teaches her a bit about the world, before moving on. For a colouring page of Puck for children, please click here. To watch the first episode of Maya the Bee (in German), please click here. (For Part 2 click here.)To watch the episode where Maya meets Puck, click here. Maya the Bee was one of the TV programmes I watched as a kid.