The Little Book of Bees
An Illustrated Guide to the Extraordinary Lives of Bees
- Publication Date: September 10, 2019
- Imprint: Abrams Image
- Trim Size: 5 x 6 7⁄8
- ISBN: 978-1-4197-3868-5
- Page Count: 224
- Illustrations: 224 color illustrations
- Rights: North America
A beautifully illustrated look at all things bee
Bees first appeared on Earth 130 million years ago. Since the time of the dinosaurs, evolution has taken our beloved bees on an incredible journey—today, there are 20,000 species on the planet. The Little Book of Bees is a lovely, informative book of all things bee—from evolution and communication to honey, bee-keeping, and saving the bees—all in a beautifully illustrated gift book. Bees continue to fascinate and charm us all—from novice gardeners and nature-lovers to dedicated environmentalists—and today, bees need our help more than ever. Discover the story of these incredible creatures with The Little Book of Bees.
About the author
Hilary Kearney is a full-time beekeeper in her home town of San Diego, California. Her urban beekeeping business, Girl Next Door Honey, provides educational opportunities for hundreds of new beekeepers each year.