How many books do you know of that double as a home for native bees? A great tool for teaching kids about bees and pollination, with cool experiments and of course, opportunities to observe bee behavior up close. The book cover turns into the ideal container for the nesting reeds where solitary bees live and lay their eggs. It’s all very fascinating. Did you know that the mason bee, a solitary, non-aggressive, non-stinging super-pollinator, does the work of over 100 honeybees? It’s all in the book.