Wednesday, January 09, 2013

New book - Learning From Bees: a philosophy of natural beekeeping

Need a good read about bees while yours are tucked up in their cosy hives for the winter?

I have just published a new book - only about 23,000 words this time - which is available as a paperback and in all regular ebook formats, including Kindle.

Here's the Contents page, just to whet your appetite:


5 Bees and Flowers: a Perfect Partnership
11 The Nature of Bees
23 What is Natural Beekeeping?
31 Balanced Beekeeping
38 The Importance of Drones
42 Do You Really Want to Keep Bees?
47 The Beatrix Potter Syndrome
55 The Bigger Picture
60 Sustaining The Honeybee
66 Asking Questions
69 Advice to Inventive Beekeepers
71 Inner Beekeeping
76 Learning From Bees
80 Ten Things You Can Do