The Bee Book shows you step-by-step how to create a bee-friendly garden, get started in beekeeping, and harness the power of honey for well-being.
The Bee Book shows you step-by-step how to create a bee-friendly garden, get started in beekeeping, and harness the power of honey for well-being. Fully illustrated with full-color photographs throughout, this beautiful guide covers everything you need to know to start your own backyard hive, from setup to harvest. Practical beekeeping techniques are explained with clear step-by-step sequences, photos, and diagrams so you'll be prepared to establish your own colony, deal with diseases, collect a swarm, and much more. A comprehensive gardening chapter features planting plans to fill container and border gardens, bee "hotel" and habitat projects, and an at-a-glance flower gallery of bees' favorite plants. The Bee Book also shows you how to harvest honey, beeswax, and propolis from the hive and use these ingredients in 38 recipes for home remedies, beauty treatments, and candle-making. Discover the wonder of bees in nature, in your garden, and in the hive with The Bee Book.
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The Bee Book is an illustrated, interactive folding book.
Author: Matt Holbein
The Bee Book is an illustrated, interactive folding book. Its hexagonal shape relates to its content; the six families of bees found in North America and the flowers they are attracted to. Fun for children and adults alike, this book incorporates aspects of geometry, art, and environmentalism. It allows viewers to explore the world of bees in an innovative way.
This adorable book is one of three children's books on conservation by award-winning author Charlotte Milner and includes The Sea Book and The Bat Book for your little ones to enjoy.
Author: Charlotte Milner
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Discover more about our fuzzy little insect friends with award-winning author and illustrator Charlotte Milner. The perfect introduction to bee conservation for little ones. Learn all about the beautiful world of bees and their adventure from flower to flower. You'll find out just how much they matter, why they are declining, and what we can do to help in this adorable kids' book. Bees are brilliant at building, super social creatures and along with other insects, are responsible for a third of every mouthful of food you eat! Children will be fascinated by the beautiful pictures and learn plenty of buzz-worthy fun facts in every chapter, covering types of bees, beehives, beekeeping, how they pollinate plants and make honey. A beautiful kid's educational book about bees with a crucial message: not only does it inform and educate about an issue that is a real threat, but it also delivers it in a way that is gripping for all ages. A dazzling celebration of bees, packaged in a gorgeous hard backed book made with high- quality paper and spectacular illustrations. What's The Buzz About Honey Bees? Meet the humble honeybee face-to-face - an animal that is considered nature's hardest worker, in this engaging, educational kids book that you can treasure forever. What do they do all day? Why are bees important? Find out why they need our help and what you can do. Bees are responsible for so much more than making honey. This book is an essential tool in encouraging the protection of our precious buzzing friends for generations to come. Learn all about these valuable creatures: - What happens in the hive - What pollination is - Who the queen is - How honeybees talk to each other - How we can help them and much, much more! This adorable book is one of three children's books on conservation by award-winning author Charlotte Milner and includes The Sea Book and The Bat Book for your little ones to enjoy.
Republication of a 1921 novel about James Lewis MacFarlane, a young WWI soldier who walks away from the rehabilitation hospital where he has been sent to recover from his wounds, and whose courage and kindness are rewarded by adventure, ...
Author: Gene Stratton-Porter
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Republication of a 1921 novel about James Lewis MacFarlane, a young WWI soldier who walks away from the rehabilitation hospital where he has been sent to recover from his wounds, and whose courage and kindness are rewarded by adventure, happiness, and love.
Buzzing with amazing facts, The Bee Book is a charming celebration of bees.
Author: DK Australia
Buzzing with amazing facts, The Bee Book is a charming celebration of bees. The talented author and illustrator, Charlotte Milner, takes you on an amazing journey through the world of bees and tells you everything you need to know about these fascinating creatures. Bees are incredibly industrious, brilliant at building, super social and - more importantly - responsible for a third of every mouthful we eat! Learn to appreciate our fuzzy friends, discovering why their survival matters so much.
"This practical, readable and comprehensive book contains detailed information on honeybees and on every aspect of responsible, successful beekeeping - whether as a hobby, a part-time occupation or a commercial operation.
Author: Peter Warhurst
Category: Bee culture
"This practical, readable and comprehensive book contains detailed information on honeybees and on every aspect of responsible, successful beekeeping - whether as a hobby, a part-time occupation or a commercial operation. It also covers the special requirements of managing hives in Australia where, in contrast to cooler areas, bees often continue to breed and gather honey throughout the winter."--Back cover.
No matter what your spiritual path, this touching tale will leave a smile on your face, a glow in your heart and a tingle in your spine.
Author: John Penberthy
Publisher: Panorama Press
A book for the child in all of us.a simplicity that is powerful, a purity that reminds us of the Light we all are. Dan Millman, author of Way of the Peaceful Warrior A delightful fable, honeycombed with wit, stinging with wakefulness. Rick Fields, former editor of Yoga Journal .when the flower opens, the bees come uninvitedthis is one of those bees. A fable of delightful lightenment. Stephen Levine, author of Healing into Life and Death This tender allegory mirrors our learning to Bee Here Now. Ram Dass, author of Be Here Now