Vanessa Amaral-Rogers focuses on how we can help our nectar-collecting buddies flourish and why these important insects are so awesome through a whole swarm of engaging facts and fun activities.
Bees need our love and attention! Bee colonies are fast declining and our buzzing buddies need our help urgently if they are to recover and thrive. In Love Bees: A Family Guide, Vanessa Amaral-Rogers focuses on how we can help our nectar-collecting buddies flourish and why these important insects are so awesome - through a whole swarm of engaging facts and fun activities. Teach your kids that conservation is cool-and what the awesome rules are to become a bee's BFF (Best Friend Forever).
Find out together how to make a bee hotel or B-line nectar corridor, and play the Waggle Dance board game. Add exciting lessons in natural history and gardening from planting pollinator-friendly flowers to the basics of urban beekeeping - this is a call to action with a positively sunny outlook.
About the Author
Vanessa Amaral-Rogers currently works for the RSPB as a communicator for birds and other wildlife. She was the campaigns officer for the charity Buglife, Europe's only organisation devoted to the conservation of invertebrates, and regularly appears in the press—Countryfile to Sky News—raising awareness of bees and all small creatures. Vanessa is a self-proclaimed bug nerd and big fan of the beautiful bumblebee.
"This fun-filled book is designed for all the family and aims to show how brilliant bees are in an entertaining way." * NFU Countryside magazine *
"A beautiful book to help us support and understand bees and their importance." * JUNO *