Honeybee Democracy is an amazing book if you really want to know about bees. If you want to know about bee keeping this isn't the book for you. This book is all about research into bees how they live in the wild, how they communicate with each other, how they choose there new homes. If you are already a bee keeper and want to know how bees live in the wild in order to improve your hive management then this is a grate book to read. If you are a bee lover this book may be a bit hard for you to read due to the fact that a lot of bees died in the name of science and research. But still its a grate book and was defiantly worth reading.