Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - with games, stickers and more, by Vanessa Amaral-Rogers.

Love Bees: A family guide to help keep bees buzzing - with games, stickers and more, by Vanessa Amaral-Rogers.


Bee colonies are fast declining and our buzzing buddies need our help urgently if they are to recover and thrive. In this bright, bubbly book, full of activities for families to do together, 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 games.

Teach your children 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 a wildflower window box, and play the Waggle Dance board game.

Pull-out activities include:

64 colour stickers

Make your own bee mobile

Waggle Dance board game

Bee-spotter's survey sheet

Where do I live? wheel

With exciting lessons in natural history and gardening, from planting pollinator-friendly flowers to growing a green wall, this is a call to action with a positively sunny outlook.

"A great introduction to bees worldwide, Love Bees explains how much we need bees and how much more there is to bee-kind than just honey." - Gill Perkins, CEO, Bumblebee Conservation Trust