Insect & Microscopic Life Books
Bloomsbury Pocket Guides are essential photographic guides to the natural world.
The race to find all 59 species of British butterfly over the course of one summer - a deftly written and hugely engaging blend of natural history and travel.
A handy, pocket-sized guide to 220 of the world's spiders, Gem Spiders is the perfect introduction to these 'creepy-crawlies'
A compact yet comprehensive guide covering everything you need to know about the wide range of the insects across the UK.
The author finds happiness in the little things. Millions of them, in fact. He tells us about living on a remote Swedish island, blissful long summer nights, lost loves, unexpected treasures, art, nature, slowness, and how freedom can come from the things we least expect.
An exquisite story for children which brings the world of honeybees to life. In the Steiner-Waldorf curriculum it's useful for Years 4 and 5 (age 10-12), and for introducing the theme of sexuality.
The story of the inspiring relationship between bees, their hive and the human world, brilliantly reviewed in hardback
An illustrated guide to handling and releasing, studying, feeding, caring for and identifying dragonflies - suitable for readers of all ages.
Helps you discover over 325 species of butterfly and moth found in Britain and Northwest Europe from the Short-tailed Blue Butterfly to the Winter Moth. This guides includes in-situ photographs and notes covering both anatomy and identifying marks that will help you identify them in the field quickly and accurately.
Beautiful, simply written observations about the beetle, cicada, praying mantis, glow-worm, wasp, grub, cricket, locust and other creatures, describing how they hunt, build nests, feed families, and more.
The author has always been obsessed with wildlife, from his childhood menagerie of exotic pets and dabbling in experimental taxidermy to his groundbreaking research into the mysterious ways of the bumblebee and his mission to protect our rarest bees. This book tells the story of his passionate drive.
A fascinating look at the secret life of bees, all the way from buzzing around the garden to the sticky knife in the honey jar.